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Race Dates

2018: Saturday, November 10, 2018
2017: Saturday, November 11, 2017

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 42°F (5°C)
Average High: 50°F (10°C)
Average Low: 34° F (1°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 98.66
Course Score: 98.66

Race Size

2017: 138 Finishers
2016: 125 Finishers
2015: 172 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: 14.5%
2016: 16.8%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

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Marathon Rankings

The Veterans Marathon was the 323rd largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 347th largest in 2016.

Last year 14.5% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 16.8% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.

This gives the Veterans Marathon the 114th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 63rd highest percentage in 2016.

Its Course Score of 98.66 ranks it as the 250th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 7th fastest course in Indiana.

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 Veterans Marathon a PR Score of 98.66. This PR Score ranks it as the 190th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 5th fastest in Indiana.

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

Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 887 feet (270m)
Min Elevation: 828 feet (252m)


Recent Veterans Marathon Reviews

2 Stars from 1 Reviews
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review of 2016 Veterans Marathon.   

2 / 5 Stars


Pros: start/finish at cute, small town square

Cons: I did not see another runner from mile 13.1-17 and was running in very rural areas. It was a bit creepy.

Race Tips

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

Finish Time Equivalent

If you ran the Veterans Marathon in 2:53:00, what would your time in the Boston Marathon be?

See how your race times would compare on other marathon courses using the Marathon Time Converter Tool.