TEEN CANCER AMERICA are on the Run again in the LA MARATHON 2018

Are you ready to ‘rock‘ it in the LA Marathon 2018, with TCA’s Band on the Run team ??

Registration is OPEN now:
On March 18th we are going to hit the hot pavements of LA and with blood, sweat and tears if needed, run the race of our life to help create a better experience for teens and young adults going through cancer!


Running /Walking in

  • The LA Marathon – 26.2 miles – Sunday, March 18
  • The “New” Charity Challengecalled Stadium vs the Sea where charity athletes will have the option to run from Dodger Stadium to Hollywood (Stadium run) or Hollywood to Santa Monica (Sea run) You can choose and run your favorite leg as this is not a Relay Race!!! The Stadium segment is 12.9 miles and the Sea segment is 13.3 miles. This option will sell out so sign up early!!! Sunday, March 18
  • The LA Big 5K Race – a 3 mile run around the beautiful Elysian Park on Saturday, March 17

Please do not register for the LA Marathon until you have received a specific team registration link


We need all the help we can get so even if you don’t want to or can’t run / walk you can still play an important role in helping us reach our GOAL You can

  • Join our ‘Marathon Committee’ to help us give our runners the best experience ever!
  • Be part of our “Cheering Squads “and encourage runners on the day at our Cheerstations on route
  • Help recruit TCA’s Band On the Run runners
  • Help runners to reach their fundraising goal
  • Host some fun fundraising activities to raise awareness and money for our runners

Contact Geraldine at Geraldine@teencanceramerica.org

You can do more if you want?

You can forward this link to family, friends and co-workers encouraging them to support your runner or ask them to do the same as yourself and support someone else on the team


Interested and ready to sign up then contact Geraldine@teencanceramerica.org
or complete our LA Marathon Interest Form or just pay the fee
Phone Geraldine to find out more– Tel: (310) 208-0400

What Teen Cancer America will do:
  • Fundraising support and guidance to help meet your personal goals
  • Access to training, nutrition tips and advice from our TCA Coach
  • Official Teen Cancer America’s Band on the Run Race shirt
  • Personalized fundraising page on Just Giving
  • Race related activities including runs with our Coach
  • Support runner’s fundraising
  • Fundraising incentives and prizes
  • TCA swag Bag
  • Pasta Party – team meet and greet get together
What Teen Cancer America runners will do:
  • Pay the race entry fee :
    LA Marathon - $170 / Charity Stadium vs the Sea Challenge- $135 /
    LA Big 5K - $40
  • Commit to raising the required amount attached to a race on behalf of Teen Cancer America
    1. Marathon – 26.2 mile race - $800
    2. Charity Relay – 13 miles - $800
    3. LA Big 5K – 3 miles - $350
  • Support Teen Cancer America by helping spread awareness through family / friends, Facebook/Twitter/Instagram posts

A Call To Action

View Marathon Flyer

LA Marathon 2018 Interest Form

Teen Cancer America is asking runners to set a personal fundraising goal of $800 for the LA Marathon (26.2 miles) and Charity Challenge (13.1 miles) races and $350 for the Big 5K race.  Don't worry - we have lots of tips to help you meet your goal!

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