2018 Race Information System - Introduction
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The 2018 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon
Professional Race Tracking System Displays

  • The record for the stadium to the sea course and the athlete who holds it.
  • The top professional men and women at every 5 kilometer mark including the average pace per kilometer and each runner's current mile speed. This will indicate whether or not the runner is improving. It also shows the projected winning time calculated at each 5 km mark and the time of the course record holder at each 5Km mark.
  • The top five men and women at every mile and the finish including their last mile split and the mile speed at which they are running.
  • The top five men and women in the Wheelchair Race at every 5 kilometer mark including the average pace per kilometer and each runner's time for his or her last mile.

Professional Race Information

  • The Professional Division includes invited professional runners together with:
    Men who have completed a full marathon in less than 2:31:00 or a half-marathon in less than 1:11:00
    Women: who have completed a full marathon in less than 3:00:00 or a half-marathon in less than 1:21:00
  • To be eligible for the Professional DIvision athletes must have achieved these qualifying times after 2/15 2017.

Runners in the Professional Division are eligible to receive prize money

  • Prize Money: The total prize purse for 2018 will be $100,000.
  • The top five men and women finishers will receive $23,000, $11,250, $9,000, $4,500 and $2,250 respectively.

Runners & Records Section

  • Show additional information about runners in the Professional Division
  • Listings of the fastest times in the Los Angeles Marathon
  • The fastest marathon times ever recorded in Los Angeles
Note the official distance of a marathon is 42.195 kilometers. This converts to 26 miles 385 yards.
1 kilometer = 0.621371192237 miles. A pace of 4 mins per mile = 2.485 mins per kilometer and a 5min mile = 3.107 mins per kilometer