This list is for people who want to qualify this year, in 2014 and run in 2015. (Boston Qualifying Rules here, your qualifying race needs to be on or after Sept 14, 2013)
The CRITERIA I am using: up to September 7th, 2014 (registration opens in September 8th, 2014), fast, flat or downhill, still open, good reputation as a BQ. Feel free to send me races to add, or to tell me if these need to be edited!
Ordered by upcoming date:
Run for the Red Marathon, 5/18, Pocono Raceway, Long Pond, PA Buffalo Marathon, 5/25, Buffalo, NY Mountains to Beach Marathon, 5/25, Ojai, California Newport Marathon, 5/31, Newport, Oregon
Grandma’s marathon, 6/21, Minnesota
Run Charlevoix, 6/21, Charlevoix, Michigan
Foot Traffic Flat Marathon, 7/4, Portland, Oregon.
Light at the End of the Tunnel, 7/13, North Bend, WA.
Chasing the Unicorn, 8/17, Bucks County, PA.
Santa Rosa Marathon, 8/24, Santa Rosa, 55 miles N of San Francisco, CA
Pocatello Marathon, 8/30, Pocatello, ID
Lehigh Valley Hospital Marathon, 9/7, Allentown, PA
Skagit Flats, 9/7, Burlington, WA
Sioux Falls Marathon, 9/7, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Big Cottonwood Marathon, 9/13, Utah
Erie Marathon at Presque Isle, 9/14, Erie, PA
Top of Utah, 9/20, Cache Valley, Northern Utah
Fox Cities Marathon, 9/21, Appleton, WI
What else? Any marathon I should add here?
-If you want to compare marathons, I’ve used this website before, just choose two and compare hills, course, temperature, etc, very useful.
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