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Race Dates

2018: TBD
2017: Saturday, November 25, 2017

Course Information

Profile: Pancake Flat
Type: Multiple Loops
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 61°F (16°C)
Average High: 69°F (20°C)
Average Low: 52° F (11°C)

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: Request Score
Course Score: Request Score

Race Size

2017: No Results
2016: 69 Finishers
2015: 83 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 7.3%
2015: 7.2%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The Mississippi Coast Marathon is run on the perimeter of the Stennis Space Center. The flat course is on paved roads through wooded areas.

Marathon Rankings

The Mississippi Coast Marathon was the 485th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 429th largest in 2015.

Last year 7.3% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 7.2% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Mississippi Coast Marathon the 313th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 290th highest percentage in 2015.

There are currently no Course or PR Scores for the Mississippi Coast 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

No course elevation available at this time.

Recent Mississippi Coast Marathon Reviews

4 Stars from 1 Reviews
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review of 2017 Mississippi Coast Marathon.   

4 / 5 Stars


Inaugural race.. great organization,lovely people and volunteers. Monotonous scenery but really nice (ocean) .. point to point with no real turns. Biggest issue ..gulf coast winds. Time killer. Flat course .. just that dang wind.

Race Tips

This is flat and no one cheering or anything. You need to be prepared to dig deep and not rely on extrinsic boosts unless you bring someone. This is all you.

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

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