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Veterans Marathon (PA)

Black Lick, PA

Race Dates

2016: Sunday, November 6, 2016
2015: Sunday, November 8, 2015

Course Information

Profile: Hilly
Type: Out and Back
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 47°F (8°C)
Average High: 50°F (10°C)
Average Low: 34° F (1°C)

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 99.20
Course Score: 99.20

Race Size

2015: 76 Finishers
2014: 90 Finishers
2013: 73 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2016: N/A
2015: 14.5%
2014: 20%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The The Veterans Marathon course is out and back with a climb of approximately 400 feet from the start to the turn-around point. The second half drops the same 400 feet back to the start.

Marathon Rankings

The Veterans Marathon (PA) was the 459th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 429th largest in 2014.

Last year 14.5% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 20% of runners qualified for Boston in 2014.

This gives the Veterans Marathon (PA) the 91st highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 29th highest percentage in 2014.

Its Course Score of 99.20 ranks it as the 150th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 10th fastest course in Pennsylvania.

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 (PA) a PR Score of 99.20. This PR Score ranks it as the 105th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 7th fastest in Pennsylvania.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 1388 feet (423m)
Min Elevation: 974 feet (296m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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