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@citystagela

Los Angeles, CA Raving since 2023 http://www.citystage.co Active 10 months, 1 week ago

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    DTLA Runners

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Personal Bests (1)

Race Distance Location Date Result
10 Miler Long Beach, CA Jun 3, 2023 1:24:00

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Past Races (5)

Race Distance Location Date Result My Raves My Performance
10 Miler Long Beach, CA Jun 3, 2023 1:24:00
Half Marathon Pasadena, CA Jan 15, 2023
5K Los Angeles, CA Oct 29, 2022
5.3 Miler San Pedro, CA Sep 5, 2022
10K Los Angeles, CA Sep 20, 2020

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The Wrigley River Run offers a positive race experience with its urban neighborhood setting. The combination of street course, gravel pathway, and bike trail adds a touch of challenge to … MORE

The Wrigley River Run offers a positive race experience with its urban neighborhood setting. The combination of street course, gravel pathway, and bike trail adds a touch of challenge to the race, making it interesting for participants. The course is mostly flat with a few loop backs, providing an enjoyable and straightforward route. Watch out, the cost can be expensive if registered for last minute, but it’s very reasonable when purchased in advance. Overall, the Wrigley River Run is a well-executed event that offers a diverse course and a positive race atmosphere.

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The Rose Bowl Half Marathon in Pasadena is an incredible race that offers a strongly positive experience from start to finish. The pre-race expo and bib pick-up provide a smooth … MORE

The Rose Bowl Half Marathon in Pasadena is an incredible race that offers a strongly positive experience from start to finish. The pre-race expo and bib pick-up provide a smooth and efficient process, setting the stage for an amazing event. The atmosphere at the Rose Bowl start line is electric, fueling your excitement and anticipation for the race ahead.

As you navigate the 13.1-mile course through the open city streets of Pasadena, you’ll experience an awesome and intense race atmosphere. The course itself is both fun and challenging, catering to both competitive runners and novices. The strong sense of community is palpable, with great support from fellow runners and spectators along the route. Aid stations are plentiful, ensuring you stay hydrated and energized throughout the race.

What sets the Rose Bowl Half Marathon apart is the one-of-a-kind running experience it offers in Pasadena. The race culminates with a unique and memorable finish on the field at the iconic Rose Bowl, adding an extra layer of excitement and accomplishment. The smart-looking medals awarded at the finish line serve as a well-deserved memento of your achievement.

While the race has many highlights, there are areas for improvement. The tough turnarounds throughout the course can be challenging, testing your endurance and determination. Additionally, the registration fees, even when purchased in advance, may be on the higher side. However, the overall experience and the opportunity to run in such a renowned location make it worth every penny.

If you’re ready for a thrilling and unforgettable half marathon experience, lace up your shoes and join the Rose Bowl Half Marathon. Be sure to plan ahead for parking due to the closed streets and get ready to conquer the course, embrace the community spirit, and revel in the joy of crossing the finish line on the hallowed grounds of the Rose Bowl.

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The Los Muertos 5K is an extraordinary event that I highly recommend for both seasoned runners and beginners alike. Held at the historic Placita Olvera in Downtown Los Angeles, this … MORE

The Los Muertos 5K is an extraordinary event that I highly recommend for both seasoned runners and beginners alike. Held at the historic Placita Olvera in Downtown Los Angeles, this road race, expo, and Dia de los Muertos festival offers a unique and immersive experience. The start line and finish line festival are unlike anything you’ve ever seen, creating a vibrant atmosphere filled with energy and excitement.

The race itself takes you on an exhilarating journey through the LA city streets. The course is an out-and-back route, offering a chance to soak in the iconic sights of the city. You’ll face a challenging incline as you cross over the LA river and the state park, pushing your limits and testing your endurance. Along the way, you’ll pass renowned establishments like Nick’s Diner and Philippe The Original, adding a touch of local flavor to the race.

Participants are rewarded with stylish t-shirts and medals, tangible symbols of their achievement. The race energy is palpable, with a mix of competitive runners and novices coming together to celebrate their love for running and community. It’s an excellent opportunity for personal growth and self-improvement, where you can push yourself beyond your limits and discover new strengths on a Fall morning in Los Angeles

Once the race is over, the festivities continue with plenty of brunch spots nearby. You can indulge in a well-deserved meal and revel in the sense of accomplishment that comes with completing the race. However, it’s worth noting that getting in and out of downtown can be challenging, so I recommend taking the train or parking at Union Station to ease the logistics.

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Conquer the Bridge is an outstanding road race and festival that delivers an unforgettable experience. The waterfront startline sets the tone for a remarkable event, with easy access and ample … MORE

Conquer the Bridge is an outstanding road race and festival that delivers an unforgettable experience. The waterfront startline sets the tone for a remarkable event, with easy access and ample street parking nearby. The prerace atmosphere is vibrant, and the event is reasonably priced given its magnitude. The presence of dedicated and focused runners enhances the overall atmosphere. The race itself presents a beautiful yet challenging open street course, with the highlight being the unique crossing of the Vincent Thomas Bridge. The Labor Day morning weather adds to the enjoyment. Collaborations with local businesses and attractions like the USS Iowa create a cool and engaging environment. Post race, there are plenty of brunch spots within walking distance. One area for improvement could be updating the logo and merchandise to match the race’s status as one of the area’s premier events.

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The Bimbo Global Energy Race 10K in Downtown Los Angeles is an incredible event that deserves high praise. The start line at LA Live sets the tone for an awesome … MORE

The Bimbo Global Energy Race 10K in Downtown Los Angeles is an incredible event that deserves high praise. The start line at LA Live sets the tone for an awesome race experience right in the heart of Downtown. The open street course along Figueroa is cool and allows runners to soak in the vibrant atmosphere of the city. And here’s the best part: it’s free! Depending on when you sign up, the race entry can be complimentary, which is absolutely fantastic.

While street parking is available, finding a spot on race morning can be a bit challenging. However, once you hit the course, you’ll appreciate the easy route through downtown LA. The large number of participants creates a lively and energetic atmosphere, making the event even more enjoyable. And for those competitive spirits, there are some cool prizes for the top finishers.

What makes the Bimbo Global Energy Race 10K even more special is the fact that it’s a worldwide event. Being a part of something on such a global scale is truly remarkable and adds to the excitement.

To be fair, the course being an out and back can be a bit monotonous, and the crowd can get congested with walkers. It’s worth noting that this race is ideal for beginners and novices, but serious runners may not find it as challenging. However, considering it’s a free race, it’s hard to complain.

In conclusion, the Bimbo Global Energy Race 10K in Downtown Los Angeles is a must-attend event. The incredible start line, the cool street course, the complimentary entry, and the worldwide participation make it a race like no other. While there are some areas for improvement, the overall experience is undeniably positive. As an Ivy League athlete, Marine, and fitness influencer, I highly recommend this race to anyone looking for a fun and inclusive running event in the heart of LA.

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