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Muir Woods Marathon
  
  
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Marathon, 25 K, 7 Miles
Stinson Beach, California
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  The 7-mile route climbs and descends 1,800 feet. From Stinson Beach, the course climbs steadily to reach 1,800 feet at Mile 3 (Pan Toll Ranger Station). From here, the rest of the course is downhill as you return via the Matt Davis Trail to Stinson Beach.

The 25K course has 3,400 feet of climbing and descending. The course climbs 1,800 feet in the first three miles. Once you reach Pan Toll Ranger Station (Mile 3), you'll head downhill for approximately four miles until you find yourself in the heart of Muir Woods. From here, you'll climb approximately 1,600 feet over four miles as you make your way back to Pan Toll. At Mile 11 (Pan Toll), you're climbing is behind you. The rest of the course is downhill to Stinson Beach following the Matt Davis Trail.

The Marathon has 4,400 feet of climbing and descending. You'll follow the 25K course (see description above) and break away part way along the Matt Davis Trail for a 10-mile out-and-back section on Coastal Trail, which runs along the exposed ridge high atop Mt. Tam. You'll rejoin Matt Davis and descend to the finish at Stinson Beach.

Raceday Details:

Aid stations at miles 3 (water), 11 (food, water and sport drink), 17 (food, water and sport drink) and 20 (food, water and sport drink).
There is a drinking fountain at mile 7 on the 25K and marathon.
We strongly recommend that you carry water.
There is a 6-hour coursewide cutoff; for marathoners, this is approximately a 13:45-per-mile pace.
Sorry, no dogs allowed on the trails.
 
 
   
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 Results for the Muir Woods Marathon 
Year: 2007     Participation      
    Total finishers: 76      
 Winner Race Division  Winning Time  Pace Speed
 Andy Anderson   Marathon Men 2:48:57 6:27  9.3 mph 
 Jennifer Flint   Marathon Women 3:24:50 7:49  7.67 mph 
 Jeff Wrenn   Marathon Masters Men 3:40:25 8:25  7.13 mph 
 Patty Campbell   Marathon  Masters Women  4:13:00 9:39  6.21 mph 
>> Complete 2007 Results (All Races) 
  
  
Year: 2006     Participation      
    Total finishers: 74      
 Winner Race Division  Winning Time  Pace Speed
 Peter Fain   Marathon Men 3:17:30 7:32  7.96 mph 
 Dawn Infurna-Bean   Marathon Women 3:43:15 8:31  7.04 mph 
 Stuart Smith   Marathon Masters Men 3:23:30 7:46  7.72 mph 
 Kimball Pier   Marathon  Masters Women  3:52:12 8:52  6.77 mph 
>> Complete 2006 Results (All Races) 
  
  
Year: 2005     Participation

Men 

25 men competed in the 2005 Muir Woods Marathon 25 (61.0%)
    Total finishers: 41

Women 

16 women competed in the 2005 Muir Woods Marathon 16 (39.0%)
 Winner Race Division  Winning Time  Pace Speed
 Peter Fain   Marathon Men 3:07:54 7:10  8.37 mph 
 Kimball Pier   Marathon Women 4:05:03 9:21  6.42 mph 
 Randy Shilling   Marathon Masters Men 3:51:48 8:51  6.78 mph 
 Kimball Pier   Marathon  Masters Women  4:05:03 9:21  6.42 mph 
>> Complete 2005 Results (All Races) 
  
  
Year: 2004     Participation

Men 

31 men competed in the 2004 Muir Woods Marathon 31 (56.4%)
    Total finishers: 55

Women 

24 women competed in the 2004 Muir Woods Marathon 24 (43.6%)
 Winner Race Division  Winning Time  Pace Speed
 Jackson, Mario   Marathon Men 3:24:03 7:47  7.7 mph 
 Potts, Bridget   Marathon Women 3:58:57 9:07  6.58 mph 
 Larsen, Kim   Marathon Masters Men 3:28:15 7:57  7.55 mph 
 Jackson, Cindy   Marathon  Masters Women  4:13:45 9:41  6.2 mph 
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