The Paradise Coast Marathon course is a double loop of a "lollipop" shaped course. It takes runners through Lely Resort - mile after mile of meticulously maintained landscaping, winding roads, water features, hundreds of palm trees and nearly 20 lakes. The finish line is on victory lane of the Florida Sports Park, home of the Swamp Buggy Races.
Rankings will be listed for 2017 at the end of the year.
In 2015, 9.4% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon.
It ranks th in the U.S. in the percentage of finishers achieving Boston Marathon qualifying times in 2015.
Its Course Score of 99.94 ranks it as the th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the th 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 Paradise Coast Marathon a PR Score of 97.80. This PR Score ranks it as the th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the th fastest in Florida.
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