The Silver Comet Marathon course is an out and back course along the mostly flat, paved Silver Comet Trail.
The Silver Comet Marathon was the 403rd largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 328th largest in 2014.
Last year 14.3% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 5.6% of runners qualified for Boston in 2014.
This gives the Silver Comet Marathon the 95th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 337th highest percentage in 2014.
Its Course Score of 97.82 ranks it as the 309th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 9th 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 97.33. This PR Score ranks it as the 307th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 9th fastest in Georgia.
Learn more about PR Scores and Course Scores on the FAQ page.