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Bryan-College Station Marathon

College Station, TX

Race Dates

2017: Sunday, December 10, 2017
2016: Sunday, December 11, 2016

Course Information

Profile: Mostly Flat
Type: Loop
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 53°F (11°C)
Average High: 63°F (17°C)
Average Low: 43° F (6°C)

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 98.57
Course Score: 98.57

Race Size

2016: 626 Finishers
2015: 640 Finishers
2014: 953 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 3.7%
2015: 7.8%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Bryan-College Station Marathon loop course is mostly flat and includes areas of shady neighborhoods and several golf courses. The are a few rolling hills through mile 11 to 13.

Marathon Rankings

The Bryan-College Station Marathon was the 120th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 123rd largest in 2015.

Last year 3.7% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 7.8% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Bryan-College Station Marathon the 435th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 271st highest percentage in 2015.

Its Course Score of 98.57 ranks it as the 250th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 16th 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 Bryan-College Station Marathon a PR Score of 98.57. This PR Score ranks it as the 193rd fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 15th fastest in Texas.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 364 feet (110m)
Min Elevation: 239 feet (72m)


Ratings & Reviews for the Bryan-College Station Marathon

5 Stars from 1 Reviews

review of 2013 Bryan-College Station Marathon.   

5 / 5 Stars


Race felt very personal, race directors gave plenty of info, and it was for a great cause.

Race Tips

There were only a few hills and they were very slight. Lots of turns in the course.

Logistical Tips (Hotels, Restaurants, Parking, Discounts, etc.)

The race hotels were all within a mile of the start, parking was at the mall and it was all a seamless experience. Very well put together race, better than others I've run that were 5 times larger.

Finish Time Equivalent

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