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Qualifier Marathon

Bay City, MI

Race Dates

2018: TBD
2017: TBD

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 54°F (12°C)
Average High: 64°F (17°C)
Average Low: 44° F (6°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 99.63
Course Score: 99.63

Race Size

2018: No Results
2017: No Results
2016: No Results

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: N/A
2016: N/A

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Full-Marathon, USATF certified, starts on the north side of the Loons Stadium and proceeds east on Lyon to Washington, south on Washington to Discovery way, east on Discovery way to Saginaw Rd, south on Saginaw Rd to Bay City Rd, east on Bay City Rd. to Waldo Rd, south on Waldo Rd to Salzburg, east on Salzburg to Fajole, south on Fajole to Hotchkiss, east on Hotchkiss to Carter, south on Carter to Sarle, east on Sarle to Webster (11 Mile), North on Webster (11 Mile) to Hotchkiss, east on Hotchkiss to 3 Mile Rd, North on 3 Mile Rd to Midland St, east on Midland St thru Dean st-- finishing in the historical district in Bay City's Westside (crossroads of Midland St & Dean St).

The course is mostly flat and fast. If the weather is a little cooler than normal, PRs and BQs are very achievable.

Marathon Rankings

Rankings will be listed for 2018 at the end of the year.

Its Course Score of 99.63 ranks it as the th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the th fastest course in Michigan.

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 Qualifier Marathon a PR Score of 99.63. This PR Score ranks it as the th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the th fastest in Michigan.

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

Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 669 feet (203m)
Min Elevation: 587 feet (178m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

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