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Blackfoot Marathon

Blackfoot, ID

Race Dates

2017: Saturday, May 20, 2017
2016: Saturday, May 21, 2016

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 54°F (12°C)
Average High: 68°F (20°C)
Average Low: 40° F (4°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 95.90
Course Score: 95.90

Race Size

2016: 24 Finishers
2015: 17 Finishers
2014: 20 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 8.3%
2015: 0%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Blackfoot Marathon is a net downhill and mostly flat course along Greenbelt pathway and rural roads around Blackfoot, Idaho.

Marathon Rankings

The Blackfoot Marathon was the 653rd largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 650th largest in 2015.

Last year 8.3% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and no runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Blackfoot Marathon the 272nd highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 466th highest percentage in 2015.

Its Course Score of 95.90 ranks it as the 390th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 9th fastest course in Idaho.

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 Blackfoot Marathon a PR Score of 95.90. This PR Score ranks it as the 376th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 9th fastest in Idaho.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 4729 feet (1441m)
Min Elevation: 4480 feet (1365m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

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