Sunday, February 18, 2018
Race Day Weather
44° F (6°C)
PR Score & Course Score
PR Score: 97.48
Course Score: 97.48
2018: No Results
2017: 2,664 Finishers
2016: 3,218 Finishers
Race Day Weather Forecast
Race Day Temperatures
High: 73°F (23°C)
Low: 50°F (10°C)
Race Start Conditions
ENE 4 mph
The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are slightly above the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. You may need to adjust your pace slightly.
**New Course for 2018**
The Austin Marathon is a rolling, loop course several long straightaways and approximately 28 turns. The marathon course gains approximately 14 feet per mile over the first 17 miles before dropping over 33 feet per mile over the final 9 miles to the finish on Congress Avenue in the shadow of the State Capitol building.
The Austin Marathon was the 30th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 25th largest in 2016.
Last year 4.1% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 5.3% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.
This gives the Austin Marathon the 382nd highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 370th highest percentage in 2016.
Its Course Score of 97.48 ranks it as the 356th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 21st fastest course in Texas.
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 Austin Marathon a PR Score of 97.48. This PR Score ranks it as the 307th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 20th fastest in Texas.
Learn more about PR Scores and Course Scores on the FAQ page.