Nelly: All about Family at the Friendship Run!

Hi SRLA Fam! My name is Nelly and I’m finally back to writing blogs! The past few weeks have been hectic, but I’m happy to be back! The 18-miler has by far been my favorite run because it’s in my own hometown. For the first time in 2 years, my parents and siblings were out there […]

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Senior Stories: Jenny – Thank you, SRLA!

I am a senior at Academia Avance. I just wanted to thank you and let you know how much SRLA has impacted my life and helped with the struggles that have came forth in my life. Last year was my first time joining SRLA as a 230 pound junior.  I didn’t think I’d be able […]

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Senior Stories: Josue Discovering Friends & Health Living with SRLA!

Students Run LA has helped me out in many ways. When I was a freshman and sophomore at Academia Avance I was always alone and would just hang out with one person and would go straight home after school. I had tried doing SRLA for two years and I never stuck around to it. One […]

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Leader Spotlight: Dave Arbogast

Dave Arbogast is a veteran leader of SRLA and a former STAR Award recipient, an award given each year for service not only to his students and school community, but to the SRLA program as a whole. In addition to mentoring SRLA students, Dave teaches, trains cross-country at his school and continues his service to […]

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Alumni Profile: Scott Hoch

Scott Hoch had the inside track to SRLA – his mom, Anita Hoch, is a SRLA Marathon Leader. Of course, that means nothing on the race course – he had to put in all of the hard work to cross that Marathon finish line! We caught up with Scott and asked him some questions about his […]

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Michelle: Getting in the Practice

Michelle, an 8th grader at Animo Jefferson Charter Middle School, joined Students Run LA for the first time this year. She’s taking on the challenge of her multi-day practices and conquering her nerves on race day. She shares her experience in SRLA, including her first half marathon at the Holiday Half!     Running isn’t easy […]

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Alumni Profile: Tiana Noelani Thorp

Tiana Noelani Thorp is a 2011 SRLA alum and proud supporter of Students Run LA. We caught up with Tiana and asked her some questions about her experience with SRLA and what she’s doing now. Where did you run with SRLA? Who was your Leader? I started running with SRLA in the sixth grade (2004-2005) at […]

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America: Just Getting Started

America, a 7th grader at Sun Valley Magnet, is just getting started. She joined Students Run LA this year, and it’s been challenging. The practices are getting tougher and longer and so is her homework. She’s taking it all in stride, figuring it out one step at a time. She shared her SRLA story with […]

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Christine: Petal to the Medal!

Just a week before Thanksgiving, Students Run LA held its latest training race at the LA County Arboretum – Petal to the Medal. As SRLA student blogger Christine describes, it was a beautiful setting filled with many “firsts”. However, the community spirit of SRLA remained the same, exuding the gratitude of the season.   This […]

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#GivingTuesday – 5 Ways to Support SRLA!

Join the SRLA community this season! Here’s how:   Volunteer! Each month, 3,500+ SRLA runners participate in a community race. Volunteers are needed to support and encourage these runners. Interested? More information is available here.   Join Team SRLA! Want to run the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon and support SRLA? Enjoy awesome benefits as you support […]

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