The first half of the Spinx Runfest Marathon is a winding loop on city streets and paved trails. The terrain is rolling with a few short steep hills. The second 13.1 miles are on relatively flat, straight roads, including 6 miles on the Swamp Rabbit Trail.
The Spinx Runfest Marathon was the 189th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 213th largest in 2014.
Last year 13% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 15.4% of runners qualified for Boston in 2014.
This gives the Spinx Runfest Marathon the 115th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 70th highest percentage in 2014.
Its Course Score of 98.59 ranks it as the 241st fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 5th fastest course in South Carolina.
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 Spinx Runfest Marathon a PR Score of 98.59. This PR Score ranks it as the 187th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 5th fastest in South Carolina.
Learn more about PR Scores and Course Scores on the FAQ page.