2021 Los Angeles Marathon FAQs

If I’m completed the Marathon virtually, when will I receive my athlete package?

We will start shipping medals and participant t-shirts by November. Please allow until mid December to receive your package.

My finishing time/bib number is not posted, how can that be fixed?

Please email results@spectrumtiming.com with your registered name, bib number, and request and our timing company for review.

I wasn’t able to get my shirt and/or medal after the event, how do I go about getting those?

Please email solutions@mccourtfoundation.org to speak with a customer service representative for details on how to obtain your missed item/items.

If I participated in the 2021 Virtual run count towards any Challenges?

Yes. Virtual runs do count towards our event Challenges.

Are virtual runners eligible for awards?

Virtual runners are not eligible for awards.

When is the 2022 Los Angeles Marathon?

The 2022 Los Angeles Marathon will take place March 20, 2022

2022 Los Angeles Marathon FAQ

When is the 2022 Los Angeles Marathon?

March 20, 2022

Will the Course be the Stadium to the Stars again?

Yes, the plan is for the course to be largely, if not exactly, the same as 2021.

What is the deadline for corral placement?

Corral placement deadline is July 31st, 2021

When & where is the Health & Fitness Expo?

The Health & Fitness Expo will be March 18 - 19 at Dodger Stadium. Details on time will be announced later.

When do I pick up my bib?

All participants must pick up their own bib at the Health & Fitness Expo on March 18 - 19, 2022. There is no race day bib pick up without purchasing Start Line Hospitality.

When will the registration price increase?

The registration price increases as we get closer to the marathon.

Will you have pacers at the Marathon?

Yes! We will have pace groups from the Los Angeles Road Runners for the following finish times: 3:00; 3:10; 3:20; 3:30; 3:40; 3:50; 4:00; 4:10; 4:20; 4:30; 4:40; 4:50; 5:00; 5:15; 5:30; 5:45; 6:00; 6:15; 6:30

If I sign up and them an unable to participate, can I be refunded or defer my registration?

Per our policy there is no refund, transfer, or deferral policy and we are not able to refund registration fees.

Can I defer my entry?

No. There will be no deferrals for anyone who registers for the 2022 Los Angeles Marathon. The lenient policies and exceptions that were made in 2021 due to the pandemic will not apply for any 2022 registrations.

Can I transfer my registration to a family member/friend?

No. Per our no refund, transfer, or deferral policy, we do not allow the transfer of race registrations from one participant to another.

I signed up for regular but would like to now run for a charity, is it possible to switch my registration?

Yes, but first please reach out to your desired charity from our list of charity partners letting them know you are wanting to change your registration to a charity registration and to see if they still have room available on their team and what their fundraising requirements are.

If I signed up for each event individually, am I still qualified for the bonus medal Challenges like Conquer LA?

Yes! As long as participants use the same email address to register for each event, they will be manually pooled into the Challenges they qualify for.

Will you have a Virtual option at the 2022 Los Angeles Marathon?

No, at this time we are not planning to have a virtual option for the 2022 Los Angeles Marathon.

What safety protools will be taken/implemented?

Health and safety is always our top priority. We will continue to work with the county and proper officials on the health & safety of our participants, volunteers and partners, the applicable health departments and other governmental agencies.

For additional questions, email solutions@mccourtfoundation.org 

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