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Veterans Marathon (PA)

Black Lick, PA


Race Dates

2017: Sunday, November 5, 2017
2016: Sunday, November 6, 2016

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

2016: 88 Finishers
2015: 76 Finishers
2014: 90 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 8%
2015: 14.5%

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 437th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 447th largest in 2015.

Last year 8% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 14.5% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Veterans Marathon (PA) the 286th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 87th highest percentage in 2015.


Its Course Score of 99.20 ranks it as the 156th 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 109th 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)

Veterans




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