Saturday, August 13, 2016
Point to Point
Race Day Weather
52° F (11°C)
PR Score & Course Score
PR Score: 95.51
Course Score: 98.12
2016: No Results
2015: 132 Finishers
2014: 157 Finishers
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The Paavo Nurmi Marathon is Wisconsin's longest running marathon. The course travels through forests and fields, along rivers and lakes, numerous hills and elevation changes.
The course starts in the village of Upson and ends on Hurley's Silver Street.
The Paavo Nurmi Marathon was the 364th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 336th largest in 2014.
Last year 9.8% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 8.9% of runners qualified for Boston in 2014.
This gives the Paavo Nurmi Marathon the 201st highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 231st highest percentage in 2014.
Its Course Score of 98.12 ranks it as the 291st fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 19th fastest course in Wisconsin.
The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are above the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. This, coupled with the Course Score, gives the Paavo Nurmi Marathon a PR Score of 95.51. This PR Score ranks it as the 378th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 20th fastest in Wisconsin.
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