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Over 24,000 athletes from all 50 states and more than 67 countries will set out from Dodger Stadium to accomplish a personal dream by reaching the Finish Line in Santa Monica.

THE RACE

Los Angeles Marathon

THE DATE

March 8, 2020

REGISTRATION

Coming Friday, April 12.

THE START

Dodger Stadium
1000 Elysian Park Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012

RACE SCHEDULE

6:30 am – Wheelchairs
6:42 am – Handcycles
6:45 am – Elite Women
6:55 am – Elite Men & Full Field

THE FINISH

Intersection of Ocean Ave & California Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90401

EVENT ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Participants must be 16 years or older on race day, March 8, 2020 to enter the 2020 Los Angeles Marathon. There is no age minimum for participation in the LA BIG 5K.

The Los Angeles Marathon has a maximum net race day finish time of six hours and 30 minutes (6:30:59 from the time the last runner crosses the start line). The Marathon course will reopen for public use on a rolling schedule based on this time limit. Participants that fall behind this pace will be directed to the sidewalk and allowed to finish the race, but will not be guaranteed a finishing time.

The sale and/or transfer of race entries/bib numbers is strictly prohibited. All registration fees and ancillary purchases are nonrefundable. All participants are required to show a government-issued photo ID upon picking up their own participant packet (bib number and timing device) at the Health & Fitness Expo during the scheduled hours of operation (no exceptions will be made).

AWARDS

Participants will compete in the following male and female age divisions:

12-15 (SRLA only), 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over

The top 3 finishers in each age division will receive a commemorative award. All finishers will receive a commemorative medal.

We do not mail medals internationally.

RACE INSTRUCTIONS

Race instructions can be found here closer to race day.

ACCESS AND EQUITY

The Los Angeles Marathon invites all interested and willing parties to participate in the event. We intend to create an event that adheres to principles of social equity and inclusion and is open, welcoming, safe and accessible for all who have an interest in participating provided that they have obtained a valid pass of entry to the event.

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