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Race Dates

2018: Saturday, June 23, 2018
2017: Saturday, June 24, 2017

Course Information

Profile: Rolling Hills
Type: Multiple Out and Backs
Surface: Mostly on Trails
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 64°F (17°C)
Average High: 72°F (22°C)
Average Low: 56° F (13°C)

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 94.94
Course Score: 98.16

Race Size

2017: 33 Finishers
2016: No Results
2015: No Results

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: N/A
2016: N/A

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Jackson River Scenic Trail Marathon course is a double out and back on the finely crushed gravel path of an old railroad bed.

Marathon Rankings

The Jackson River Scenic Trail Marathon was the 507th largest marathon in the U.S. last year.

Its Course Score of 98.16 ranks it as the 301st fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 4th fastest course in Virginia.

The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are above the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. This, coupled with the Course Score, gives the Jackson River Scenic Trail Marathon a PR Score of 94.94. This PR Score ranks it as the 408th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 5th fastest in Virginia.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 1421 feet (433m)
Min Elevation: 1289 feet (392m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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