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Tallahassee Marathon

Tallahassee, FL

Race Dates

2018: TBD
2017: Sunday, February 5, 2017

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 53°F (11°C)
Average High: 66°F (18°C)
Average Low: 41° F (5°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 96.62
Course Score: 96.62

Race Size

2017: 180 Finishers
2016: 224 Finishers
2015: 335 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: 5.6%
2016: 11.2%
2015: 20%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Tallahassee Marathon course runs through the rolling areas of Midtown, various parks and Florida State University. The finish will be in Kleman Plaza.

Marathon Rankings

The Tallahassee Marathon was the 253rd largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 195th largest in 2015.

This year 5.6% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 11.2% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.

This gives the Tallahassee Marathon the 170th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 92nd highest percentage so far in 2017.

Its Course Score of 96.62 ranks it as the 377th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 18th fastest course in Florida.

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 Tallahassee Marathon a PR Score of 96.62. This PR Score ranks it as the 351st fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 16th fastest in Florida.

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

Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 228 feet (69m)
Min Elevation: 56 feet (17m)


Ratings & Reviews for the Tallahassee Marathon

2.5 Stars from 2 Reviews

review of 2016 Tallahassee Marathon.   

5 / 5 Stars


Awesome great course and city support.

Race Tips

Expect hills.

Logistical Tips (Hotels, Restaurants, Parking, Discounts, etc.)

review of 2013 Tallahassee Marathon.   

0 / 5 Stars


Flat and fast. Old rail line paved over. Boring. No crowds.

Race Tips

Logistical Tips (Hotels, Restaurants, Parking, Discounts, etc.)

Finish Time Equivalent

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