LA Road Runners FAQs
When is the LARR membership launch date?
LARR membership registration will open July 16th with a special $25 discount to returning members until August 31st (only available to tiers 2 & 3).
Are there more membership options this year?
Yes! We have additional membership options. Last year’s ‘Gold’ & ‘Silver’ membership plans have been combined to create what is now known as ‘Tier 2’. In addition, we now offer an introductory membership level, and a Philanthropic VIP membership level.
Where can I pick up my shirt?
LARR Shirts will available to pick up in person at one of the six monthly meet ups. Alternatively, you have the option to have your shirt mailed. Mailing will start September 16.
Where will the monthly meet ups be held?
We will be announcing the details of the monthly meet ups in the coming weeks. Each will be hosted at some of the most iconic locations in the Greater Los Angeles area.
What are the monthly meet up dates?
The monthly meet up dates will be announced in the coming weeks. Every month from September until February, we invite everyone in the Los Angeles running community to come together at a special meet up location.
Are the monthly meet ups open to the public?
Yes! We welcome everyone to the monthly meet ups, and encourage you to join the LARR community at a different iconic location in Los Angeles, once a month.
What is the difference between the 3 membership tiers?
Tier 1 is our introduction to the LARR community. Being a Tier 1 member, you will receive a LARR t-shirt, corral E placement, 20% off VIP hospitality, and access to the online training program & email updates.
As a Tier 2 member, you will receive all of the Tier 1 benefits plus; a LARR training singlet, Corral B placement, access to the in person weekly pace leader led runs, and VIP locker room access at the Rose Bowl and Dodger Stadium for the Rose Bowl Half Marathon & Los Angeles Marathon.
Tier 3 includes all of the Tier 2 benefits plus; a complimentary entry to the Los Angeles Marathon and Rose Bowl Half Marathon, Corral A placement, Los Angeles Marathon VIP finish line hospitality, discounts to TMF merchandise, invitation for you a friend/family member to access premium start line hospitality at a Dodger Stadium suite, and a premium merchandise item.
Will LARR members get preferred corral placement for the Los Angeles Marathon?
Yes! Every LARR member will receive preferred corral placement. The corral will be determined by the type of membership held. Tier 1 members will receive Corral E placement, Tier 2 members will receive Corral B placement, and Tier 3 members will receive Corral A placement.
Does my LARR membership include entry to the Los Angeles Marathon?
Tier 1 & 2 does NOT include entry to the Los Angeles Marathon. Tier 3 DOES include an entry to Conquer LA Challenge, which consists of the 2020 Santa Monica Classic 5K/10K Virtual Race, 2021 Rose Bowl Half Marathon and 2021 Los Angeles Marathon.
Is there a deadline on corral placement?
If you are an LARR member, there is no corral deadline. The corral deadline for the general public is November 19, 2020.
When will the training program get distributed?
On September 3rd, all LARR members will receive an email with a password to access the training program on the LARR website.
Will there still be weekly training runs?
Every Saturday morning from October 3rd until the 2021 Los Angeles Marathon, our LARR pace leaders will lead weekly runs for all LARR members with a tier 2 & tier 3 membership. The runs will begin from 120 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90402.
Is there a deadline to register for a LARR membership?
There is no deadline for LARR registration, though please note that the membership is only valid through to March 31st, 2021.
Are there any discounts for LARR memberships?
First responders and active military members receive a 15% discount on all LARR membership tiers. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for discount code.
For the 2020-2021 LARR season, returning LARR members are eligible for a $25 discount on a Tier 2 or 3 membership through August 31, 2020.
As a member of an affiliate club, how do I claim my affiliate club benefits?
Each affiliate club will receive a personalized club code, to be distributed amongst its members. Each club member will provide the code when registering for the 2021 Los Angeles Marathon which will in turn activate affiliate club benefits. Valid only through to November 16th.
Are any of the LARR memberships tax deductible?
There is a tax deductible contribution for Tiers 2 & 3, minus the value of benefits received.
Is a LARR membership refundable?
There are no refunds, transfers, or deferrals for a LA Road Runners membership for any reason including an event cancellation, an event conducted at a shorter distance or as a virtual event, or the event being rescheduled.