Kirui, Lehonkova Prevail In Los Angeles MarathonRunners participating in the 26.2-mile Los Angeles Marathon took off just before 7 a.m. Sunday from Dodger Stadium in Elysian Park.
MAPS: LA Marathon, Olympic Marathon Trials To Cause Major Weekend Street ClosuresThe Los Angeles Marathon and Olympic Marathon Trials will cause a major headache for traffic this weekend.
LA Marathon Runners Endure High Heat En Route To Santa Monica FinishWhen LA Marathon winners Daniel Limo and Olga Kimaiyo crossed the finish line Sunday morning it was about 76 degrees, but thousands of slower runners dealt with temperatures closer to 90 by the time they reached Santa Monica.
And They're Off! More Than 26K LA Marathon Runners Take To Streets As Temperatures SoarMore than 26,000 runners and wheelchair racers flooded the streets of Los Angeles Sunday in the 30th Annual L.A. Marathon.
It Feels Like Summer In Los Angeles, As Temperatures SoarA slow-moving ridge of high pressure has ushered in summer-like temperatures to Southern California, sending droves of people to the Pacific coast for a dip and prompting Los Angeles Marathon organizers to schedule an early start.
LA Marathon Course Illuminated To Mark Event's 30th YearSpotlights illuminated the 26.2-mile LA Marathon course on Friday night to help celebrate the 30th running of the race, slated for Sunday.
LA Marathon Officials Taking Steps To Help Runners Beat The HeatRecord warmth and distance running do not mix well, so organizers of Sunday's LA Marathon are doing what they can to try to keep the runners from suffering heat stroke and other related illnesses.
LA Marathon 2015 Street Closures And New Start TimeRunners planning their trip to the starting line and commuters hoping to avoid a traffic slowdown will want to note the following road closures and alternate bus routes.
Ridge Of High Pressure To Result In Heat Wave, Gusty Santa Ana Winds Across The SouthlandA heat wave gripping the Southland Friday could possibly produce record-breaking temperatures throughout the weekend.
Man Who Lost Leg In Hit-And-Run Crash Will Run In Sunday's MarathonMore than two years after Damian Kevitt lost a leg following a nearly fatal hit and run in Griffith Park he plans to call attention to what he calls a growing epidemic by running in Sunday's LA Marathon.
Spotlights To Mark Every Mile Of This Weekend's LA Marathon RouteHigh-powered spotlights will light up the night sky over Los Angeles Friday, but not for the latest movie opening – the 124 spotlights will mark every mile of this weekend’s ASICS LA Marathon.
LA Marathon To Feature 2nd-Longest Field EverThe Los Angeles Marathon has sold out for the third straight year, with over 26,000 runners from all 50 states and over 55 countries registered for the March 15 race.