2017: Sunday, April 30, 2017
Sunday, April 24, 2016
Race Day Weather
41° F (5°C)
PR Score & Course Score
2016: 82 Finishers
2015: 99 Finishers
2014: 92 Finishers
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The Waterloo Marathon winds through rural mennonite country. From start to finish both marathon courses have an elevation change of only 50 meters.
The Waterloo Marathon was the 31st largest marathon in Canada last year and was the 28th largest in 2015.
Last year 17.1% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 12.1% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.
This gives the Waterloo Marathon the 14th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in Canada last year and the 29th highest percentage in 2015.
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Max Elevation: 1147 feet (349m)
Min Elevation: 1017 feet (310m)
Ratings & Reviews for the Waterloo Marathon 5 Stars from
b k's review of 2014 Waterloo Marathon.
very beautiful little run through menonite country. It may be a little chilly since it is in April, (it was cold this year. Water stations were plenty.
There are a few long hills, but they are gradual.
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