FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LOS ANGELES CITY COUNCIL APPROVES MARCH DATE AND
STADIUM-TO-THE-SEA ROUTE FOR FUTURE LOS ANGELES MARATHONS
LOS ANGELES, July 21, 2009 - The Los Angeles City Council today unanimously
approved returning the Los Angeles Marathon to a Sunday in March, a
position it's held on the calendar for 23 of the last 24 years. The vote,
12-0, also ratified race organizers' "Stadium to the Sea" route, which
promises to highlight iconic sites across greater Los Angeles.
After the vote, Marathon officials announced that next year's Los Angeles
Marathon.its 25th Anniversary Race.will be held on Sunday, March 21, 2010.
Registration will open online on September 1st; route and other details
will be released on the race's website - www.lamarathon.com - over the
About the Los Angeles Marathon
We inspire athletes and connect communities. With more than 17,300
participants, 5,000 volunteers, and 500,000 spectators along the route, the
Los Angeles Marathon is one of the largest organized road races in the
country. For more information, visit www.lamarathon.com.