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Race Dates

2017: Sunday, January 1, 2017
2016: Friday, January 1, 2016

Course Information

Profile: Mostly Flat
Type: Multiple Out and Backs
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 61°F (16°C)
Average High: 55°F (12°C)
Average Low: 38° F (3°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 99.31
Course Score: 99.31

Race Size

2016: 77 Finishers
2015: 87 Finishers
2014: 150 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2016: 1.3%
2015: 1.1%
2014: 1.3%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The New Year's Day Double Marathon course is four repetitions of a 6.55 miles out-and-back route.

The course is on a paved-concrete city trail eight to ten feet wide.

Marathon Rankings

The New Years (Day) Double Marathon was the 433rd largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 346th largest in 2014.

This year 1.3% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 1.1% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the New Years (Day) Double Marathon the 468th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 315th highest percentage so far in 2016.

Its Course Score of 99.31 ranks it as the 124th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 9th fastest course in Texas.

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 New Years (Day) Double Marathon a PR Score of 99.31. This PR Score ranks it as the 85th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 7th fastest in Texas.

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

Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 665 feet (202m)
Min Elevation: 629 feet (191m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

If you ran the New Years (Day) Double Marathon in 3:30:00, what would your time in the Boston Marathon be?

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