The challenging Tyler Rose Marathon course takes runners through the country, around the airport, along the highway, through the neighborhoods and back in town. The course includes shaded pastoral parts in the middle and once you get to mile 15, the last 11 miles are in the Azalea Trail area.
The high typical race day temperature coupled with the rolling course will make runners earn their PRs and Boston Qualifying times (BQs) on this course.
Rankings will be listed for 2018 at the end of the year.
In 2016, 6.7% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon.
It ranks th in the U.S. in the percentage of finishers achieving Boston Marathon qualifying times in 2016.
Its Course Score of 97.34 ranks it as the th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the th fastest course in Texas.
The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are above the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. This, coupled with the Course Score, gives the Tyler Rose Marathon a PR Score of 94.76. This PR Score ranks it as the th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the th fastest in Texas.
Learn more about PR Scores and Course Scores on the FAQ page.