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Silver Comet Marathon

Mableton, GA


Race Dates

2017: Saturday, October 28, 2017
2016: Saturday, October 29, 2016

Course Information

Profile: Rolling Hills
Type: Out and Back
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 58°F (14°C)
Average High: 71°F (21°C)
Average Low: 46° F (7°C)

Historical Weather


PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 97.69
Course Score: 98.18

Race Size

2016: 119 Finishers
2015: 105 Finishers
2014: 162 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 7.6%
2015: 14.3%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Silver Comet Marathon course is an out and back course along the mostly flat, paved Silver Comet Trail.


Marathon Rankings

The Silver Comet Marathon was the 370th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 392nd largest in 2015.

Last year 7.6% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 14.3% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Silver Comet Marathon the 309th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 91st highest percentage in 2015.


Its Course Score of 98.18 ranks it as the 294th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 8th fastest course in Georgia.

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 Silver Comet Marathon a PR Score of 97.69. This PR Score ranks it as the 291st fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 9th fastest in Georgia.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 1051 feet (320m)
Min Elevation: 900 feet (274m)

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