The Bimbo Global Race festival area at Xbox Plaza (at LA Live) will feature a host of pre-race offerings including free food (bagels & mini croissants), a pre-race hosted warm-up and live DJ to motivate the crowd. Make sure to head back to the festival area post-race to enjoy the recovery zone activities (yoga, massages, cooling stretches), refueling snack stations, kids zone w/ face paint, balloon artists, music, and much more!
800 W Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90015
(*This race is being held in-person)
9/25 (Race Day) *start time subject to change
6:00am – Packet Pick Up/Check-In
7:15am– 10K Start Time
7:20am- 5K Start Time
Awards ceremony to follow completion of the 10K
August 1st - Free entry all month!
September 1st - 10K: $20 / 5K: $10 (*Online registration closes Sept 22nd)
Runners get the opportunity to run through the streets of downtown Los Angeles on Sunday September 25th without any LA traffic! This year's race will kick off on Chick Hearn in front of the Iconic Crypto.com Arena and have participants travel down some of DTLA's most well known streets, looping back to LA Live for post-race fun! Final Course Map can be found here.
*Bimbo Global Race does not allow any dogs on course or in festival areas for safety purposes. Strollers are permitted but we ask for them to be lined up at the back of the start chute & stay to the right to not impede runners on course.
Parking & Transportation
Paid Parking will be available at the Convention Center or West Garage at LA Live on event day. Make sure to arrive early before street closures. For public transportation, the nearest station is the Pico Station via the Blue/Expo/Green Line which is on the corner of Pico & 12 Street.
Male and Female first-place 10K winners will receive a trip for two (2) to run the 2023 edition of Bimbo Global Race in winner's choice location out of any in-person participating city (in 2023). First place prize is based on gun time (not chip time). Prize rules can be downloaded here. In addition to our top award, trophies will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in the Men’s and Women’s 10K. All 10K & 5K participants who cross the finish line will receive a Bimbo Global Race medal!
*Bimbo Global Race does not provide age group awards.
All registered participants will receive a race packet that includes:
• Tech runners shirt
• Tote bag
• Sustainable water bottle
• Cooling towel
Packet pick-up will be available on Saturday before race day, as well as the morning of the race.
Packet pickup for our in-person race at LA Live will be offered for our LA registered participants only at the below location.
Date: Saturday, Sept 24th
Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Where: Northgate Market (4700 Inglewood Blvd, Culver City, CA 90230)
(*Packet pickup will be available at LA Live on race day (09/25) starting at 6:00am. We encourage participants to arrive early.)