Charity Challenge 13.1

This exclusive event is only available to our Charity Runners!  Our all-new 13.1 Mile Course now starts at Dodger Stadium and finishes at the Marathon Finish Line on Avenue of the Stars!

To be a part of this impact driven event and run the Charity Challenge Half Marathon, click here to find a charity to run for and make a difference!  

Race Start Time is 8:15am.  Charity Challenge participants merge into the marathon course near Mile 6 and run the Official Marathon Course for Miles 6 through 18.  All Charity Challenge Half Marathon participants will turn left to finish on Avenue of the Stars as the marathon participants continue on for their remaining 13Mile out and back.  

Charity Challenge participants will receive their Charity Challenge Finisher Medal, mylar blanket and post race refreshments as well as a trackable finish time for their 13.1Mile run/walk.  

Race Details

Participants must pickup their Charity Challenge bib and t-shirt at the Los Angeles Marathon Health & Fitness Expo on Friday or Saturday prior to the event.  

Please note, there is NO gear check for the Charity Challenge. (Marathon Gear Check closes at 7am).  Please consider running with a small waist belt to hold your necessities.   

Start time is 8:15am.  Runners who start before the authorized time will be disqualified and not eligible for any Charity Challenge competitions.  

Shuttles to the Charity Challenge Start Line will be available from Century City. (The shuttle departure times are 6:30 AM and 7:00 AM).  

Participants should arrive at Dodger Stadium by 7:30 AM.  

Schedule & Location

Friday, November 5:

10am - 7pm, Expo & Bib Pick UpDodger Stadium, Lot G

Saturday, November 6:

9am - 5pm, Expo & Bib Pick Up: Dodger Stadium, Lot G

All participants are required to pick up their own bib at the Health & Fitness expo.

There is no race day bib pick up unless you have pre-purchased Race Day VIP Hospitality.

Bib numbers will not be preassigned for the 2021 LA Marathon. Bib numbers will be dynamically assigned upon arrival at the Expo.