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Steamboat Marathon

Steamboat Springs, CO

Race Dates

2017: TBD
2016: Sunday, June 5, 2016

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 58°F (14°C)
Average High: 75°F (23°C)
Average Low: 41° F (5°C)

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 90.95
Course Score: 90.95

Race Size

2016: 229 Finishers
2015: 257 Finishers
2014: 228 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2016: 5.7%
2015: 10.1%
2014: 5.7%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: Yes

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Course Description

The Steamboat Springs Marathon course begins at Hahns Peak Village, follows a paved country road down the Elk River Valley, and finishes at the courthouse in downtown Steamboat Springs.

The course starts at 8,160 feet and finishes at approximately 6,660 feet.

Marathon Rankings

The Steamboat Marathon was the 244th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 261st largest in 2014.

This year 5.7% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 10.1% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Steamboat Marathon the 183rd highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 242nd highest percentage so far in 2016.

Its Course Score of 90.95 ranks it as the 415th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 6th fastest course in Colorado.

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 Steamboat Marathon a PR Score of 90.95. This PR Score ranks it as the 414th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 6th fastest in Colorado.

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

Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 8166 feet (2489m)
Min Elevation: 6663 feet (2031m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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