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26 Jan, 2015, 10:00 ET 2015 ASICS LA Marathon Attracts Deepest Elite Field In Event History

 LA MARATHON LLC announced today the largest-ever men's and women's professional field for the running of the 2015 ASICS LA Marathon on Sunday,...


01 Oct, 2013, 12:00 ET Registration For 2014 ASICS LA Marathon Begins Today

 Registration for the 2014 ASICS LA Marathon is now underway, giving runners a chance to secure their spot on the starting line for the March...


26 Sep, 2013, 12:00 ET LA Rolls Out Olympic Carpet for USA Track & Field Officials

Civic and business leaders are rolling out the red carpet for USA Track & Field officials, who will soon select the host city for the 2016 U.S....


21 Jun, 2013, 12:29 ET ASICS LA Marathon Selects Nationally Recognized Road Racing Executive Tracey Russell As Chief Executive Officer

After a highly successful sold-out 2013 race, the addition of a new title sponsor and increased international recognition for the event, the ASICS...


15 May, 2013, 14:12 ET Thousands to Gather for the 8th Annual Santa Monica Classic 5K/10K

This Sunday, May 19th, more than 3,000 runners will toe the start line in Santa Monica for the eighth annual Santa Monica Classic. The event, which...


26 Feb, 2013, 11:30 ET Media Accreditation For 2013 ASICS LA Marathon Now Available

 Registration for media who will cover the 2013 ASICS LA Marathon is now available for the March 17 race. Media accreditation is required for...


22 Feb, 2013, 11:00 ET Keck Medical Center Of USC To Provide Medical Care Services For 2013 ASICS LA Marathon

Building on a successful partnership in 2012, the Keck Medical Center of the University of Southern California (USC) will once again serve as the...


22 Feb, 2013, 11:00 ET Keck Medical Center Of USC To Provide Medical Care Services For 2013 ASICS LA Marathon

Building on a successful partnership in 2012, the Keck Medical Center of the University of Southern California (USC) will once again serve as the...


31 Jan, 2013, 08:00 ET LA Marathon Announces Premier Partnership With Arrowhead® Brand 100% Mountain Spring Water

 More than 20,000 runners will reach for Arrowhead® Brand 100% Mountain Spring Water as they race from the Stadium to the Sea at the...


22 Jan, 2013, 11:00 ET American Record Holder and Olympian Deena Kastor to Run 2013 LA Marathon

One of the biggest names in running will be at the start line of the 2013 LA Marathon. Three-time Olympian Deena Kastor, who holds the American...


11 Dec, 2012, 14:06 ET Runner's World Magazine Names LA Marathon 'Best Big City Race'

Reflecting its elevated status as a premier race, the LA Marathon has received the coveted designation as the nation's best big city race in the...


01 Oct, 2012, 11:00 ET Registration For 2013 LA Marathon Begins Today

 Registration for the 2013 LA Marathon opened today, with race officials anticipating an early sellout due to growing popularity of the Stadium...


26 Jun, 2012, 12:02 ET Leading Sports Marketing Executive Patrick Byerly Joins LA Marathon As Director Of Sales & Marketing

Building on the momentum of the LA Marathon's growing national and international stature, the race has added one of the industry's top sports...


14 May, 2012, 12:00 ET Thousands to Gather for the 7th Annual Santa Monica Classic 5K/10K

 This Sunday, May 20th, more than 4,000 runners are expected to gather in Santa Monica for the seventh annual Santa Monica Classic. The event,...


05 Jan, 2012, 19:36 ET Resolve to Run the 2012 Honda LA Marathon: Discount Pricing Ends Jan. 15th

 It's time to make good on those New Year's Resolutions. For a limited time, runners who commit to run the 2012 Honda LA Marathon will save $10...


07 Nov, 2011, 15:34 ET Pick a Charity, Pick a Friend & Join the Honda LA Marathon; 'Charity 2-Person Marathon' Makes its Debut

For the first time in the race's history, the Honda LA Marathon is giving people a new way to experience 26.2 miles, in the form of a two-person...


04 Oct, 2011, 12:30 ET David Cook to Run the 2012 Honda LA Marathon in Honor of Brother

American Idol champion David Cook announced today he plans to run his first marathon and launch a fundraising campaign to help find a cure for...


01 Aug, 2011, 11:00 ET Runners, Take Your Mark: Honda LA Marathon Kicks Off Registration for 2012 Race

In Los Angeles, it's 26.2 miles to stardom. And runners can now secure their spots on the starting line by signing up for the 2012 Honda LA...


11 May, 2011, 20:53 ET It's a Classic: Santa Monica 5K/10K to Benefit Heal the Bay

Thousands of runners from across Los Angeles will gather in Santa Monica this Sunday, May 15th, for the sixth annual Santa Monica Classic. The...


30 Nov, 2010, 12:18 ET Honda LA Marathon Unveils 2011 Course: Stadium to the Sea 2.0

One of the world's greatest marathon routes just got a little better. The 2011 Honda LA Marathon Presented by K-SWISS will once again start at...