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Race Dates

2017: Saturday, September 9, 2017
2016: Saturday, September 10, 2016

Course Information

Profile: Mostly Flat
Type: Point to Point
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 63°F (17°C)
Average High: 75°F (23°C)
Average Low: 52° F (11°C)

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: Request Score
Course Score: Request Score

Race Size

2016: 75 Finishers
2015: 93 Finishers
2014: 67 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 9.3%
2015: 6.5%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Wabash Trace Nature Trail Marathon is run on the Wabash Trace Nature Trail. The Trail is a converted railroad line that crosses through the Iowa countryside.

The mostly flat point-to-point course finishes in Shenandoah.

Marathon Rankings

The Wabash Trace Nature Trail Marathon was the 477th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 409th largest in 2015.

Last year 9.3% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 6.5% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Wabash Trace Nature Trail Marathon the 234th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 325th highest percentage in 2015.

There are currently no Course or PR Scores for the Wabash Trace Nature Trail Marathon. If you would like scores calculated, send a request here.

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

Elevation Chart

No course elevation available at this time.

Ratings & Reviews for the Wabash Trace Nature Trail Marathon

5 Stars from 1 Reviews

review of 2013 Wabash Trace Nature Trail Marathon.   

5 / 5 Stars


Great race-beautiful course on wooded trail. Temp is ideal and overall flat course. Great race support and friendly town

Race Tips

Early start by bus to start line and finish in town of Shenandoah. gatorade and water about every 1.5 miles. food, beer and music at finish. Also lots of free giveaways at finish. I won a watch and 2 pair of socks.

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

Stay in Shenandoah where race finishes-cool town and Shenandoah inn has early breakfast and late checkout.

Finish Time Equivalent

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