LA Loyal FAQs
What is LA Loyal?
LA Loyal is a loyalty program that recognizes the dedicated runners who run the Los Angeles Marathon year after year. The program rewards runners who run more than one consecutive year and is open to anyone who meets enrollment deadlines.
What are the incentives?
Will the program be the same in 2023?
We are working on updates to the 2023 LA Loyal program. Stay tuned here for more information.
The incentives for 2022 are listed below. Stay tuned for updates to the program and incentives for 2023. 2 consecutive years – Receive a unique LA Loyal bib for the race.
5 consecutive years – LA Loyal bib, commemorative pin and hat.
10 consecutive years – LA Loyal bib, commemorative hoodie and medal featuring the original 1986 design.
What is the enrollment deadline?
As of April 2022, in order to be eligible for the 2023 LA Loyal program participants must register for the 2023 marathon by January 31, 2023. However, check back for updates to this program.
How do I know that I am registered for LA Loyal?
All participants who register before the July 31st, 2021 deadline are automatically enrolled.
Participants who have completed their registration prior to July 31st, 2021 will receive a confirmation email from the Active.com system 4-6 weeks after the deadline.
To check your consecutive year status, you can log into your Active.com account and select 2021 LA Loyal under “My Events”.
Where do I pick up my rewards?
*this information is updated as of 3/13/22*
Your LA Loyal rewards––including bibs, pins and apparel––are only available for pickup at the 2022 Los Angeles Marathon Expo on race weekend.
We do not mail LA Loyal items for participants who will be doing the live event.
10-year LA Loyal medals are available at the LA Loyal Swag tent inside the Health & Fitness Expo
I can’t attend the expo how do I get my rewards?
If you have purchased the Start Line Hospitality add on, you can pick-up your gear at the start line hospitality tent on race morning.
Can I skip a year and still be eligible?
No. Skipping a year will reset your eligibility for all tiers. The program requires you to run consecutive years. To remain eligible you must register for 2021 Los Angeles Marathon by July 31st, 2021 or defer your current 2021 Los Angeles Marathon registration to 2022, 2023, or 2024 by July 31th, 2021.
Are there any exceptions?
Exception are made for verifiable medical issues, pregnancy or military deployment. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
I'm an SRLA Member, what rewards am I eligible for?
SRLA members are recognized at the 5 and 10-year tiers.