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Race Dates

2018: Sunday, June 17, 2018
2017: Sunday, June 18, 2017

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 62°F (16°C)
Average High: 70°F (21°C)
Average Low: 53° F (11°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 97.22
Course Score: 97.89

Race Size

2017: 2,457 Finishers
2016: 2,573 Finishers
2015: 2,037 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: 6.2%
2016: 6%
2015: 5.3%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: Yes

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Course Description

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Marathon Rankings

The Rock n Roll Seattle Marathon was the 31st largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 48th largest in 2015.

This year 6.2% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 6% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.

This gives the Rock n Roll Seattle Marathon the 348th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 134th highest percentage so far in 2017.

Its Course Score of 97.89 ranks it as the 314th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 23rd fastest course in Washington.

The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are slightly above the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. This, coupled with the Course Score, gives the Rock n Roll Seattle Marathon a PR Score of 97.22. This PR Score ranks it as the 321st fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 24th fastest in Washington.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 218 feet (66m)
Min Elevation: 14 feet (4m)


Ratings & Reviews for the Rock n Roll Seattle Marathon

4 Stars from 1 Reviews

review of 2016 Rock n Roll Seattle Marathon.   

4 / 5 Stars


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