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Buzz Marathon

San Miguel, CA

Race Dates

2018: Sunday, February 18, 2018
2017: Sunday, February 19, 2017

Course Information

Profile: Hilly
Type: Out and Back
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 51°F (10°C)
Average High: 63°F (17°C)
Average Low: 39° F (3°C)

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: Request Score
Course Score: Request Score

Race Size

2017: 36 Finishers
2016: 23 Finishers
2015: 40 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: 2.8%
2016: 8.7%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Buzz Marathon is held on an out-and-back course on paved road with dirt and packed gravel shoulders. The course has with breathtaking views of oak-studded hillsides, Salinas and Nacimiento Rivers and abundant Central Coast wildlife. The course starts and finishes at about 620 feet with high and low points of 550 feet and 1000 feet.

Marathon Rankings

The Buzz Marathon was the 490th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 634th largest in 2016.

Last year 2.8% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 8.7% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.

This gives the Buzz Marathon the 409th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 248th highest percentage in 2016.

There are currently no Course or PR Scores for the Buzz 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

Max Elevation: 997 feet (303m)
Min Elevation: 551 feet (167m)

No course elevation available at this time.

Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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