addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscrossdots-three-verticaleditemptyheartexporteye-with-lineeyefacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgooglegroupsimageimagesinstagramlinklocation-pinm-swarmSearchmailmessagesminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonJoin Group on CardStartprice-ribbonShapeShapeShapeImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruseryahoo

2017 Los Angeles Marathon

  • Dodger Stadium

    1000 Elysian Park Ave, Los Angeles, CA (map)

    34.072399 -118.246880

  • TBD
  • This is an invitation to hikers who are interested in running 2017 LA Marathon.If you are interested, please sign up.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DELhsu_WxaY

    _____________________________________________________

    Organizer: Jasonsprite

    Event: LA Marathon

    Location: Los Angeles, CA

    Difficulty: Advanced, Level 10/10

    Distance: 26.2 miles

    Trail condition: Street running

    _____________________________________________________

    RACE SCHEDULE

    6:50 am – Wheelchairs 
    6:55 am – Hand Cycles 
    7:05 am – Elite Women
    7:25 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[masked] to enter the 2017 SKECHERS LA Marathon. There is no age minimum for participation in the LA BIG 5K.

    The 2017 SKECHERS LA 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.

    REGISTRATION

    Registration for the 2017 SKECHERS LA Marathon will open. Go to lamarathon.com to register.

    EVENT ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

    Participants must be 16 years or older on race day,March[masked] to enter the 2017 LA Marathon. There is no age minimum for participation in the LA Big 5K.

    The 2017 SKECHERS LA 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 NutriBullet Health & Fitness Expo during the scheduled hours of operation (no exceptions will be made).

    REFUND POLICY

    Please note that the SKECHERS LA Marathon reserves the right to reject any entry. Also, we adhere to the standard marathon running industry policy. All entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. This is noted on our registration application, and when you register for any of our events you must agree to this policy. You may not alter, reproduce, give or sell your number to another individual – if you do this could result in your disqualification as well as the runner who uses your race number. The entry fee for this year's event will NOT transfer to next year's event, no exceptions. This policy stays in effect whether you are injured, have an unexpected business or family emergency, pregnancy, etc. There are NO exceptions.

    COURSE MAP

    __________________________________________________ 

    Our Policy:

    Profile photo: Anyone interested in joining US Hiking must have a profile photo showing his/her face. This is a requirement of our group. Without it, you will not be allowed to sign up for an event.

    Waiting list priority: People who hike with with US Hiking regularly will be given priority when they are on the waiting list.

    Advanced hikes: Anyone interested in participating in advanced hikes (>3,000' elevation gain or distance > 10 miles or Difficulty Level > = 7) will be subject to prescreening before his/her name will be added to the list. Therefore, interested hiker must share with the event host his/her recent hiking background to establish proficiency before his/her name will be added to the list.

    Early departure: If a hiker needs to be separated from the group for any reason, he/she must inform the event host. Not knowing a hiker's where about may prompt the event host to report a hiker's missing to proper authority for further actions.

    No show: If you sign up for an event but did not show up, you will be removed from the next event you sign up.

    _____________________________________________________

    Warning:

    If you have prior medical condition or a family history of illnesses pertaining to heart, lungs, brain, etc. that can be aggravated by heat and physical exertion, this is not the hike for you.

    If you have never done a hike of this distance or difficulty before, this hike will be very difficult for you. It may well be your death march. The mountain is not going anywhere. We will schedule this event again in the future. Do it when your mind and body are ready.

    Hiking is a recreation, not a suicide mission.

    Release of Liability:

    The organizer (me) of this trip is a volunteer and is not a professional guide. The function of the organizer is only to organize this trip. Each person who signs up for a trip/hike/or outing is responsible for his or her own safety and the safety of his or her guests.

    By signing up for this trip, or any other event organized by me, you are acknowledging that you are aware and have made your guests aware of the risks, dangers and hazards associated with any outdoor activity and freely accept and fully assume all such risks, dangers and hazards, and further agree to release and discharge the organizer (me) of this hike from and against any and all liability arising from your and your guest's participation in the group activities.

    US Hiking, its organizer, assistant organizers, event organizers are not responsible for any injuries or accidents that may occur carpooling to and from this event, or for any injuries or accidents incurred before, during, and after this event. If you sign up or participate in an event you acknowledge that you freely and voluntarily agree to assume all risks of injuries and damages arising from, as a result of and associated with this event.

    In addition, you and your guests are acknowledging that you agree to the Meetup terms of service especially paragraph 6.2:http://www.meetup.com/terms/

Join or login to comment.

Want to go?

Join and RSVP

14 going

  • Jasonsprit­e
    Hike Partner, S16,
    Event Host

    A man consumed by Wanderlust

  • romyleen
    Contributor +

    Hello, I'm Romyleen. i love the outdoors and hiking is a great way to explore wonders of mother... more

  • Shawn D.
    S16, S17
  • Amy K.

    Dancer, mountain walker, snowboarder

  • Denis G.
    S16

    Love doing advanced hikes.

  • Abigail R

    Completed 6 peak challenge, plus a bonus at Alta Peak in Sequoia. WOO!

  • anelia

    I love hiking.!!

  • Patrick C.
    Hike Partner +, S16, Assistant Organizer
  • Ana
    Contributor +, S16

    Love nature!

  • Yesenia
    Level 10, Contributor +,

    The mountains make me happy. :)

1 not going

(See all)

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy