Students Run LA

Life is a marathon. Get ready to run.

Students Run L.A. is an after-school physical fitness and mentoring program that encourages at-risk secondary students to experience the benefits of goal-setting, character development, adult mentoring and improved health by providing them with a truly life-changing experience: training for and completing the LA Marathon.
The program has served more than 48,000 students since 1989, and additionally, funds the students’ marathon-day uniforms, nutrition and other general training support. For more information about Students Run L.A., visit


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