2014-03-07 09:09:42 - Live streaming Los Angeles for the 2014 LA Marathon. Race route, schedule, start time and live coverage with TV stream, radio and online webcast feeds.
The 2014 marathon season is upon us now, with the west coastal city of Los Angeles the first major US venue to host their event, thanks largely to the warm climate they enjoy at this time of year. The LA marathon passes many of the city's most famous landmarks.
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One of the most famous, popular and iconic cities in the United States, Los Angeles hosts a number of massive events throughout the year, of which the marathon is one of the most popular in terms of bringing the city's residents out onto the streets, with large numbers of spectators lining the entire course route, which takes in
such well known locations as Chinatown, Hollywood Boulevard, Sunset Strip, Beverly Hills and Rodeo Drive.
The LA Marathon is an annual running event held each spring in Los Angeles, California. The 26.219 mile (42.195 km) footrace, inspired by the success of the 1984 Summer Olympic Games, has been contested every year since 1986. The 27th edition of the marathon took place on March 18, 2012. The marathon is currently sponsored by Asics, and thus its official title is the Asics LA Marathon.
Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles, often known by its initials L.A., is the most populous city in the U.S. state of California and the second-most populous in the United States, after New York City, with a population at the 2010 United States Census of 3,792,621. The city is the focal point of the larger Los Angeles, Long Beach, Santa Ana metropolitan statistical area and Greater Los Angeles Area region, which contain 13 million and over 18 million people in Combined statistical area respectively as of 2010, making it one of the most populous metropolitan areas in the world and the second-largest in the United States. Los Angeles is also the seat of Los Angeles County, the most populated and one of the most ethnically diverse counties in the United States, while the entire Los Angeles area itself has been recognized as the most diverse of the nation's largest cities