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Griffith Park Trail Marathon Relay & 8K

June 04, 2023 · Los Angeles, CA

Distance: 26.2 miles, 8K

Are you ready? Grab four of your closest friends, your baton and run 26.2 miles on a scenic course in the heart of Griffith Park.

One of the largest urban parks in the country, Griffith Park is a 4,300-plus acre slice of runner heaven. The grounds include famous sites like the Abandoned Los Angeles Zoo, the Observatory, and the Hollywood Sign. There’s more than 30 trails totaling around 50 miles for runners and hikers. Join us for the Griffith Park Trail Relay Marathon and get a taste of what the second largest city park has to offer.

The terrain is approximately 2/3 packed dirt and 1/3 fire road. Each runner will be running approximately 5.25 miles with a combined distance of 26.25 miles for all 5 runners.

  • All participants will receive a premium women’s or men’s short sleeve t-shirt
  • Fast and accurate chip timing
  • Finisher medal
  • Free race photos
  • $1500 in total cash prizes to Open Division winners!
  • Awards for the top 3 teams in each division
  • Awards for the top 3 male and female finishers (8K only)
  • Three well supported aid stations
  • Post-run food and drinks
  • DJ and music
  • Food truck
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pre-race course post-race