Bryan: Memories to Cherish Forever

Bryan, a sophomore at Bravo Medical Magnet, decided to join SRLA to test his strength but found much more than that. He has learned valuable life lessons and made memories that he will cherish forever. After being in SRLA for three years, I felt like this year was one of my greatest years. I joined […]

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Sheyly: My First Ever Marathon!

Sheyly, an eighth grader at Thomas Starr Kind Middle School, struggled at the beginning of the season with the rigor of training for a Marathon, but decided to stick with it. After experiencing the pride that comes with working hard to achieve something great, she decided she wants to do it again next year. My […]

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Michael: A Taste of Self-Accomplishment

After running five Marathons with Students Run LA, Michael, a senior at Phineas Banning High School, discusses how SRLA taught him to push himself past his limits and experience self-accomplishment. Running with Students Run LA has been a life changing experience. Over my many years of running I have made some lifelong friends and I […]

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Juan: Returning the Favor

Juan, a sophomore at Bell High School, completed his fourth Marathon with SRLA on March 18. This Marathon was extra special for Juan because he made it to the finish line with the support of the running community and was able to give back to a fellow runner. I have run with SRLA for four […]

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Britney: The Biggest Smile

Britney, a senior at Hawthorne High School, shares her 2018 Marathon story and talks about how SRLA opened many doors for her, including introducing her to a passion for running. I began my journey with Students Run LA last year, my junior year. I remember how it started; I was taking part of Relay for […]

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Share your Marathon Experience & Win #SRLAMarathon18

Congratulations on crossing the finish line of the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon- what an incredible accomplishment! Share your Marathon experience with Students Run LA and enter one of SRLA’s Contests. Participants are eligible to win an Epson GPS Running Watch or a SRLA Popsocket! To win an Epson GPS Running Watch, write a blog […]

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Nara: Put One Foot after the Other

Nara, an eighth grader at Burbank Middle School, shares how SRLA prepared her to take on any obstacle that came her way.She is ready to run the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon on Sunday. It all started off with my oldest brother, Yael. He ran the 2016 LA Marathon and it was unbelievable. At the […]

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Amanda: Running Leads to Special Bonds

Amanda, a freshman at Academy for Academic Excellence, is one of three SRLA 18-mile Friendship Run Blog Competition winners. In her blog Amanda shares how SRLA has impacted her life and helped her have shared running experiences with her mom.  SRLA has taught me the true meaning of commitment, dedication and accomplishment. SRLA has also […]

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SRLA Board Match Challenge!!

**Exciting Opportunity to Double your Impact** Students Run LA is excited to announce the SRLA Board Match Challenge. During the month of March, the SRLA Board will match each donation made dollar for dollar up to $10,000. Your donation will be doubled! One dollar becomes two, twenty five becomes fifty, one hundred becomes two hundred. […]

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Christopher: Commitment. Valor. Failure. Will.

Success cannot come to be without adversity. How we handle ourselves in these adverse situations, that is what defines us. And nothing has challenged me more than SRLA. Marathon training has given me a completely different perspective on life and what hard work means. Ever since I was a kid I felt as if I […]

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