ASICS LA Marathon

August 11, 2011


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The ASICS LA Marathon is an annual running event held each spring in Los Angeles, California, USA. The race is inspired by the success of the 1984 Summer Olympic Games and has been contested every year since 1986. Marathon course is a net downhill course that runs from Dodger Stadium to Ocean Blvd in Santa Monica. A 5K run/walk, a fixture on marathon weekend since 1990, draws in excess of 4,000 participants every year. Since its inception it has raised over $20 million for various charities throughout the community.

The course has been certified by USA Track & Field and is a Boston Marathon qualifier. The 2012 edition of the race had 22288 participants.

Race Date

Mar 15, 2015

Event Type

Start Times

Men: 7:25AM
Women: 7:10AM (approx.)

No. Runners



Race Website


View Results

Social Media

Race Registration

You can register on the official website of Honda LA Marathon. $180 is the registration fees for early registrations, while for international runners it starts at $205.

Course / Route Map

The race starts at Dodger Stadium, 1000 Elysian Park Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012.  The race ends on Ocean Avenue at the intersection of Ocean Ave and California Avenue in Santa Monica. The new “Stadium to the Sea” course not only includes a net elevation drop of 430 feet, but it also incorporates many iconic landmarks for which Los Angeles is world renowned. After circulating around historic Dodger Stadium the course negotiates past Chinatown.

At mile 6, the course winds through the communities of Echo Park and Silver Lake. For the next eight miles, the course passes through notable Hollywood landmarks, then through the heart of Beverly Hills and straight down Rodeo Drive. from there the course continues west to Century City and continues along San Vicente Boulevard. The final three miles of the marathon are set in Santa Monica.

Race Profile / Elevation Map

Not available.

Race Tags

Not available.

Time Limits & Cutoffs

The Finish Line will close 8 hours after the start of the race. The Marathon will be using the Chronotrack B-Tag timing system.

Course Records

Men: Markos Geneti (Ethiopia) 2:06:35 (2011)
Women: Lidiya Grigoryeva (Russia) 2:25:10 (2006)

Prize Money & Awards

Not available.

T-Shirts, Medals, Certificates

  • All the participants will receive a participant technical shirt.
  • All “Official Finishers” will receive medals.
  • Official results and an Electronic Finisher Certificate will be emailed to all finishers 30 days after the race.

Water Stops & Refreshments

  • There are 25 Aid Stations on the course.
  • Water will be provided at 25 locations along the course and electrolyte at 12 stations (every odd mile starting at mile 3).
  • Ultima Replenisher Red Raspberry flavor electrolyte will be offered.

Expected Race Day Weather

Temperature: 52°F to 63°F
Humidity: 61% to 78%
Wind Speed: 5 mph to 13 mph

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{ 5 comments… read them below or add one }

sandra February 28, 2013 at 3:46 am

Iam traying to subscribe on line but i don know what its mean corral and at the end also ask for promotional code


claudia May 28, 2012 at 1:54 am

i would like to know when i can register for the 2013 la marathon


Jon June 5, 2012 at 5:34 am

I was wondering the same thing. Last time registration opened August 1st. So I’m guessing it’s the same. August 1st, 2012 it will open for the next race.


dorian April 30, 2012 at 9:18 am

when can i register for the 2013 marathon?


Natonet October 24, 2012 at 3:48 am

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