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Race Dates

2018: Saturday, September 8, 2018
2017: Saturday, September 16, 2017

Course Information

Profile: Pancake Flat
Type: Multiple Out and Backs
Surface: Trail
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 72°F (22°C)
Average High: 81°F (27°C)
Average Low: 64° F (17°C)

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: Request Score
Course Score: Request Score

Race Size

2017: 115 Finishers
2016: 122 Finishers
2015: 162 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: 18.3%
2016: 3.3%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Abebe Bikila Day International Peace Marathon is a very flat, double out-and-back course on the C & O Towpath. The course consists of gravel and dirt maintained paths.

Marathon Rankings

The Abebe Bikila Day International Peace Marathon was the 346th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 354th largest in 2016.

Last year 18.3% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 3.3% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.

This gives the Abebe Bikila Day International Peace Marathon the 73rd highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 434th highest percentage in 2016.

There are currently no Course or PR Scores for the Abebe Bikila Day International Peace 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: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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