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Race Dates

2017: TBD
2016: Sunday, November 13, 2016

Course Information

Profile: Rolling Hills
Type: Point to Point
Surface: Mostly on Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 40°F (4°C)
Average High: 50°F (10°C)
Average Low: 33° F (0°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 97.68
Course Score: 97.68

Race Size

2017: No Results
2016: 119 Finishers
2015: 155 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 10.1%
2015: 9.7%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The rolling Myles Standish Marathon begins at College Pond at DCR Myles Standish State Forest. The first 15 miles of the course will take place within the State Forest on all paved, low traffic roads.

The course winds through the back roads of Plymouth, past cranberry bogs and farms until runners reach the first dirt road just beyond mile 20 at Morton Park. After this section, the course returns to pavement on Billington Street with the final miles of the course back on unpaved roads.

The race finishes in front of Bayside Runner.

Marathon Rankings

The Myles Standish Marathon was the 364th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 326th largest in 2015.

Last year 10.1% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 9.7% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Myles Standish Marathon the 207th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 194th highest percentage in 2015.

Its Course Score of 97.68 ranks it as the 341st fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 9th fastest course in Massachusetts.

The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are within the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. This, coupled with the Course Score, gives the Myles Standish Marathon a PR Score of 97.68. This PR Score ranks it as the 293rd fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 7th fastest in Massachusetts.

Learn more about PR Scores and Course Scores on the FAQ page.

Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 209 feet (63m)
Min Elevation: 76 feet (23m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

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