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Race Dates

2018: TBD
2017: Sunday, March 12, 2017

Course Information

Profile: Pancake Flat
Type: Point to Point
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 48°F (8°C)
Average High: 59°F (15°C)
Average Low: 38° F (3°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 99.48
Course Score: 99.48

Race Size

2017: 369 Finishers
2016: 386 Finishers
2015: 403 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: 17.6%
2016: 8.3%
2015: 8.2%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

**Slight course change for 2016**

Marathon Rankings

The Newport News One City Marathon was the 167th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 162nd largest in 2015.

This year 17.6% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 8.3% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.

This gives the Newport News One City Marathon the 275th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 26th highest percentage so far in 2017.

Its Course Score of 99.48 ranks it as the 94th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 3rd fastest course in Virginia.

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 Newport News One City Marathon a PR Score of 99.48. This PR Score ranks it as the 61st fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 2nd fastest in Virginia.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 63 feet (19m)
Min Elevation: 14 feet (4m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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