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Palm Beach Marathon

West Palm Beach, FL

Race Dates

2018: Sunday, December 2, 2018
2017: Sunday, December 3, 2017

Course Information

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

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 70°F (21°C)
Average High: 77°F (25°C)
Average Low: 62° F (16°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 96.79
Course Score: 99.80

Race Size

2017: 188 Finishers
2016: No Results
2015: 324 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: 5.3%
2016: N/A

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: Yes

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Course Description

The course is extremely flat and fast; however, the typically warm south Florida race day weather may slow runners.

Marathon Rankings

The Palm Beach Marathon was the 266th largest marathon in the U.S. last year.

Its Course Score of 99.80 ranks it as the 45th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 2nd fastest course in Florida.

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 Palm Beach Marathon a PR Score of 96.79. This PR Score ranks it as the 354th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 16th fastest in Florida.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 13 feet (3m)
Min Elevation: 1 feet (0m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

Finish Time Equivalent

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