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Race Dates

2017: Saturday, October 28, 2017
2016: Saturday, October 29, 2016

Course Information

Profile: Rolling Hills
Type: Mostly Out and Back
Surface: Road/Pavement
Certified?: Yes

Race Day Weather

Mean Temp.: 57°F (13°C)
Average High: 66°F (18°C)
Average Low: 48° F (8°C)

Historical Weather

PR Score & Course Score

PR Score: 98.59
Course Score: 98.59

Race Size

2016: 275 Finishers
2015: 355 Finishers
2014: 325 Finishers

BQ Percentages

2017: N/A
2016: 10.6%
2015: 13%

Miscellaneous Information

Pace Groups?: No

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Course Description

The first half of the Spinx Runfest Marathon is a winding loop on city streets and paved trails. The terrain is rolling with a few short steep hills. The second 13.1 miles are on relatively flat, straight roads, including 6 miles on the Swamp Rabbit Trail.

Marathon Rankings

The Spinx Runfest Marathon was the 224th largest marathon in the U.S. last year and was the 186th largest in 2015.

Last year 10.6% of finishers qualified for the Boston Marathon and 13% of runners qualified for Boston in 2015.

This gives the Spinx Runfest Marathon the 189th highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 112th highest percentage in 2015.

Its Course Score of 98.59 ranks it as the 258th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 5th fastest course in South Carolina.

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 Spinx Runfest Marathon a PR Score of 98.59. This PR Score ranks it as the 195th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 5th fastest in South Carolina.

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Elevation Chart

Max Elevation: 1112 feet (339m)
Min Elevation: 926 feet (282m)


Recent Spinx Runfest Marathon Reviews

5 Stars from 1 Reviews
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review of 2015 Spinx Runfest Marathon.   

5 / 5 Stars


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