The Real Boston Marathon Elevation Chart
Apr 22, 2006
Category Things I Like
I finally got around to downloading my Boston Marathon data from my Garmin 301. I thought the GPS based data was extremely interesting, especially when compared to the official course elevation map. Following is the official elevation map:
Following is the map from my GPS post race:
Notice all the hills that get smoothed out in the official map, especially between miles 15 and 23.