The Ann Arbor Marathon starts at the northwest corner of the Big House and travels through downtown Ann Arbor, the University of Michigan campus and finishes back downtown.
The Ann Arbor Marathon was the 173rd largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 206th largest in 2015.
Last year 7.7% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 7.5% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.
This gives the Ann Arbor Marathon the 297th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 292nd highest percentage in 2015.
Its Course Score of 98.03 ranks it as the 296th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 15th fastest course in Michigan.
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 Ann Arbor Marathon a PR Score of 98.03. This PR Score ranks it as the 251st fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 10th fastest in Michigan.
Learn more about PR Scores and Course Scores on the FAQ page.