In The Media

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TV and Online Video Media

KTLA5: Megan Telles Gets to Know SRLA Leaders

December 1, 2018

KTLA5: Megan Telles Talks to an SRLA Family at the Nike Shoe Distribution

December 1, 2018

KCRW: Angel, a student at Alliance Dr. Olga Mohan High School found SRLA to change him – not just physically, but his drive to build a good life, step by step, mile after mile.
March 21, 2018

KTLA5: Gayle Anderson Features Banning High School as they Prepare for Race Day
March 7, 2018

ABC KMET: Co-founder Eric Spears Interview with Morning Show Host Aaron Sanchez
March 6, 2018

CBS: Students Run L.A. Gives Kids Focus And Sense Of Community
March 19, 2017

KCal9: Transformative power of Students Run LA by Joy Benedict
March 19, 2017

KTLA: Students Run LA’s Final Training Run with Elite Athletes
March 17, 2017

KTLA5: Francisco Quijada, SRLA Leader, interviewed by Chris Schauble

KTLA5: Michael Sheehan, SRLA Leader and Legacy Runner, and Racine, SRLA student, interviewed by Christina Pascucci
February 14, 2016

Telemundo: LA Marathon: Estudiantes de Los Angeles correran el Marathon este 14 de febrero
February 13, 2016

Hoy Los Angeles: Actress Liana Mendoza motivates students in Students Run LA before the LA Marathon
February 12, 2016

Hoy Los Angeles: Joaquín García runs the LA Marathon despite having asthma
Febbruary 12, 2016

NBC4: Excitement Builds for LA Marathon
February 12, 2016

ABC7February Heat Wave May Make LA Marathon Even More Challenging
February 12, 2016

Hoy Los Angeles: She was Luna … now he is Lyptis
February 11, 2016

FOX11: Winter heatwave causes concern for high schoolers running LA Marathon
February 9, 2016

Hoy Los Angeles: Rosie, Foster Youth, Completes the ASCIS LA Marathon
March 17, 2015

Telemundo: Student Athlete of the Week: Jocelyn Atleta
March 2, 2015

Hoy Los Angeles: Sebastian Running the ASICS LA Marathon with Cerebral Palsy
March 1, 2015

KTLA: SRLA Finish Line Interview with Chris Schauble
March 9, 2014

KTLA: SRLA Finish Line Interview with Megan Henderson
March 9, 2014

KTLA: SRLA Finish Line Interview with Megan Henderson
March 9, 2014

Print Media

The San Fernando Sun: A Sunday Run Like Few Others

March 20, 2019

La Opinion: ¿Qué motivo a un adolescente a correr la maratón de LA?

March 23, 2019

Los Angeles Daily News: This once-teased LA teen aims to ‘dominate’ at LA Marathon despite Woolsey fire, other training disruptions

March 22, 2019

Palos Verdes Peninsula News: Rancho Palos Verdes Resident John MacAllister has been Elected President of the Board

Hoy Magazine: Jed El Reda Features Ochoa Learning Center, Running in Honor of Coach Carmona
English Version Here
March 22, 2018

Los Angeles Daily News: How the LA Marathon teaches at-risk teens to push through life’s challenges
March 17, 2017

La Opinion:       Su tío Rómulo fue detenido por ICE, y por él su sobrina correrá 26 millas
March 17, 2017    (English Version)

Hoy Los Angeles: Joven angelina correrá el Maratón de Los Ángeles tras perder casi 100 libras
March 16, 2017        (English version)

LAUSD Daily: Marathon-training program brings medals, and mettle, to student runners
March 2, 2016

Competitor Magazine: California Dreamin’: 10 Reasons the Los Angeles Marathon Should Be on Your ‘Must Run’ List (#9 – SRLA!)
February 17, 2016

Los Angeles Daily News: Transgender student hopes to inspire others by running his first LA Marathon
February 12, 2016

Daily Press: Born to run — even if he didn’t know it
February 12, 2016

Hoy Los Angeles: La actriz Liana Mendoza celebra 10 años de correr el Maratón de L.A. junto a Students Run LA
February 12, 2016

Hoy Los Angeles: Joaquín García es un chico de 12 años que correrá el Maratón de L.A. a pesar de tener asma
February 12, 2016

Hoy Los Angeles: Lyptis Rubalcava es un chico transgénero que usará el Maratón como símbolo de su transición
February 11, 2016

La Opinion: El asma no ditiene la Carrera de Joaquín Garcia
February 11, 2016

Daily PressAAE students to run LA Marathon
February 5, 2016

La Opinion: Students Run LA: First Time Marathoners at Eagle Rock High School
March 13, 2014

Los Angeles Daily News: At-Risk Teens Ready to Conquer LA Marathon
March 7, 2014

Pasadena Star-News: LA Marathon: Elite athletes and students train for Sunday’s run
March 7, 2014

Press Releases

February 2018: Students Run LA’s Journey to the Marathon Continues

September 2018: Students Run LA Kicks Off Its 30th Season at the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation 5K/10K.

LADF 5K Media Alert

September 2017: Students Run LA Celebrates the Return of the Olympics to Los Angeles at our Kickoff 5K at Dockweiler Beach

February 2016: Students Run LA Inspires Confidence in Thousands Training for the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon