The Spring Chance BQ.2 Marathon course is run on the same course as the Last Chance BQ.2 Marathon in the Fall. It consists of 8 laps of a flat route along the Fox River.
The 3.21 mile loop course (plus start/finish spurs) offers plenty of shade, scenic views of parks and forest preserves bordering the river, and a glimpse of downtown Batavia.
The paved trail along both sides of the Fox Valley River is very flat.
Rankings will be listed once the results for this inaugural marathon have been posted.
Its Course Score of 99.19 ranks it as the 155th fastest marathon course in the U.S. and the 5th fastest course in Illinois.
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 Spring Chance BQ.2 Marathon a PR Score of 99.19. This PR Score ranks it as the 112th fastest marathon in the U.S. and the 3rd fastest in Illinois.
Learn more about PR Scores and Course Scores on the FAQ page.