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Prince Edward Island Marathon

Charlottetown, PE

Race Dates

2018: Sunday, October 14, 2018
2017: Sunday, October 15, 2017

Course Information

Profile: Rolling Hills
Type: Point to Point
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 41°F (5°C)
Average High: 48°F (8°C)
Average Low: 34° F (1°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 98.91
Course Score: 98.91

Race Size

2017: 210 Finishers
2016: 214 Finishers
2015: 248 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2018: N/A
2017: 15.2%
2016: 18.2%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: Yes

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Course Description

The Prince Edward Island Marathon course is a scenic course with rolling hills after a flat first 6 miles. The race starts in Brackley Beach and ends in downtown Charlottetown.

Approximately 12.5km takes place on the Confederation Trail which is a "well maintained fine gravel trail."

Marathon Rankings

The Prince Edward Island Marathon was the 20th largest marathon in Canada last year and was the 19th largest in 2016.

Last year 15.2% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 18.2% of runners qualified for Boston in 2016.

This gives the Prince Edward Island Marathon the 20th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in Canada last year and the 14th highest percentage in 2016.

Its Course Score of 98.91 ranks it as the 18th fastest marathon course in Canada and the 1st fastest course in Prince Edward Island.

The typical race time temperature and humidity levels are within the ideal range for optimal marathon performance. This, coupled with the Course Score, gives the Prince Edward Island Marathon a PR Score of 98.91. This PR Score ranks it as the 16th fastest marathon in Canada and the 1st fastest in Prince Edward Island.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 173 feet (52m)
Min Elevation: 0 feet (0m)


Ratings & Reviews: None

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