2021 Los Angeles Marathon Media Applications

Thank you for your interest in attending the 2021 Los Angeles Marathon as press or media.

To obtain a credential for the 2021 Los Angeles Marathon presented by ASICS, LA BIG 5K, Health & Fitness Expo or any other Official Race Week events, please fill out the form below.  

Credentials will only be granted to members of the reporting media with current credentials from legitimate agencies.

Following completion, you will be contacted by a member of the PR team with the acceptance or refusal of your application.  We anticipate a high-level of media interest and, as a result, we will not be able to fulfill all requests for credentials. We appreciate your patience and understanding as we work to respond in a timely fashion. 



An Open Letter to Runners

Following the announcement of the new course for the 2021 Los Angeles Marathon presented by ASICS we feel that it is important to address the concerns raised by some members...


2021 Los Angeles Marathon presented by ASICS Announces New Finish Line Course Change Brings the Marathon’s Finish to Century City’s Avenue of the Stars

July 23, 2020, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA  The McCourt Foundation is proud to announce that the finish line for the Los Angeles Marathon presented by ASICS has moved...


Los Angeles Road Runners Presented by VOLVO Launches Its New Season With Digital Programming Geared Towards Keeping The Los Angeles Running Community Together and Engaged

July 16, 2020, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – The Los Angeles Road Runners presented by Volvo, the official training program of the Los Angeles Marathon presented by ASICS, launches its 2020-2021 season...


The Pasadena Half Marathon & 5K undergoes a name change, becoming the Rose Bowl Half Marathon & 5K in 2021

July 9, 2020, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – The annual, sell-out Pasadena Half Marathon & 5K has become the Rose Bowl Half Marathon & 5K. The McCourt Foundation, owners and operator of the event scheduled for January 17th, 2021, announced the name change in line with...


All Los Angeles Marathon weekend activities are scheduled to take place as planned.

All Los Angeles Marathon weekend activities are scheduled to take place as planned. Safety is always our first priority and our operations team has been in consistent dialogue...


Conqur Endurance Group merges with The McCourt Foundation

As of January 1, 2020, Conqur Endurance Group merged with The McCourt Foundation and is now operating as a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization with the vision of “empowering communities...


Gold Level Certification from the Council for Responsible Sport

Los Angeles, CA — Conqur Endurance Group is pleased to announce that the 2019 Los Angeles Marathon has received Gold level certification from the Council for Responsible Sport. This is LA...


LAUSD’s “26th Mile Run” – 2019 Video Highlights

What an amazing day at the 26th Mile Run! Thank you to all the students, teachers, volunteers, parents, family members, and partners who came out to Dodger Stadium today for...


35 Reasons Original Series Featuring Set To Debut

Conqur Endurance Group announces the premiere episode of its ground-breaking original series 35 Reasons. 35 Reasons is a 35-episode original documentary series...

Race Program & Media Guides

2020 Race program

Media Guide

For additional questions, email Press@McCourtFoundation.org