Racine: There is Nothing Like SRLA

Racine, a senior at Dorsey High School, has learned a lot throughout his time with Students Run LA and has found that nothing else compares to the support he receives from the program. Because of his experience, he hopes all of his younger siblings follow in his footsteps (literally) and join the team. My name […]

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Javier: I Want to be a Marathon Finisher

Javier, a senior at Diego Rivera Learning Complex, has long aspired to be a marathon finisher. Last year he took initiative to find out what it took for his school to apply to be a Students Run LA site and was very excited when he learned his school was selected. He cannot wait to cross […]

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Bryan: Never Give Up

Bryan, a seventh grader at Ochoa Learning Center, loves to be challenged. Since joining SRLA, he has faced obstacles but he has continued to train hard with his team as they prepare to run the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon. My experience with SRLA has been awesome. I decided to join the SRLA because it […]

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Brittney and Janet: Sisters that Run Together

Brittney is a student at Sun Valley Magnet. Training alongside her older sister Janet, she opens up about how it feels to run together. Hello, my name is Brittney. I am a 7th grader at Sun Valley Magnet School. This is my first year in SRLA and I’m nervous because I have never run long […]

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Frank: It’s a Lifestyle

Frank is a senior at Soledad Learning Academy Highland Park. He has been motivated and inspired by his leader Ekyaer to train for his first marathon. My name is Frank Soledad and my journey so far with SRLA has been glorious. At the start of the season I didn’t think I would make it past […]

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Jose: Tackling the SRLA SuperSTAR Challenge

Meet Jose, a student at Hilda L. Solis Learning Academy. Jose is one of four SRLA students tackling the SRLA SuperSTAR Challenge this season. The SRLA SuperSTAR Challenge is a challenging feat that requires tremendous time and effort. To become an SRLA SuperSTAR, participants must accomplish five tasks. These tasks include having perfect attendance at […]

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Tori: I’m a Marathoner!

Tori, a sophomore at Academy for Academic Excellence (AAE), shares why she was inspired to join Students Run LA. She now knows she is not a typical student- she’s a marathoner. Ever since I was in 6th grade I wanted to do SRLA because I was inspired by my brother. I thought it was amazing […]

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Nathalie: Discovering New Limits

Being part of Students Run LA has made a significant impact on my life in ways I didn’t think marathon training could. Each year has been unique and special in many ways, making me want to come back for the next marathon despite all of challenges that come with training. I think the most surprising […]

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Top 3 Ways to Get Involved with SRLA!

Keep SRLA Running! Join Students Run LA on their journey to the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon this year! With so many ways to get involved, we’ve narrowed down some favorites for you to get started. Check Out the Top 3 Ways to Get Involved: Race with SRLA students BEFORE THE MARATHON! #RUNWITHME at the […]

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Rodrigo: In Memory of Coach Carmona

Rodrigo, a junior at Ochoa Learning Center, opens up about the news of Coach Carmona’s passing. Coach Carmona is an inspiration to the entire SRLA family. He dedicated much of his life to Students Run LA as a student and a coach and will truly be missed. At the start of the SRLA Castaic 10K, […]

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