Hiding under a small slice of shade to escape the heat and humidity in Vietnam a couple days after we completed the Da Nang International Marathon.
Ben was one of the original runners. A heroin addict and living on Skid Row, he has lost 100 pounds and regained his joy for life.
Rose Bowl Champions
Long Beach Half Marathon
Club members representing the club at a local charity race.
Rose Bowl Santa
After a 12 mile run run that started and ended at the entrance of the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA, members take a picture with Santa Claus.
Group picture taken in Rome after a morning run.
6th and Central Ave
Stopping at the intersection of 6th Street and Central in Los Angeles, as we are interviewed by a reporter from KPCC.
Phillip Peng and Company
Skid Row Running Club gathering at the front of the Midnight Mission, located in the epicenter of the homeless crisis in Los Angeles.
Hollywood Sign Run/Hike
Without food or water, Skid Row Running Club members transverse to the top of Griffith Park in Los Angeles.
The Skid Row Running Club with Father Boyle at the start of the HomeBoy Industries 5K Charity Fundraiser.
Arriving in Ghana Africa
Judge Mitchell and Rafael waiting at LAX to board a flight to run the Rome Marathon. Our club uses marathons to instill discipline and a sense of achievement in its members.
Skid Row Runners taking a celebratory group photo after running to support the homeless population at the Long Beach Mission 5K Charity fundraiser.
Tom Cohen at the finish of the Griffith Park Trail Marathon in 90 degree heat! Good job!
Jim displays his medal from completing his second LA Marathon. Jim battled incarceration and alcoholism for 20 years. The running club was one of the many pillars that helped him in his sobriety. Balance, discipline and contrary action are the keystones of success that he developed thru running.
L.A. Film Festival Movie Premiere
Rebecca and Rafael take a media photo at the premier of the Skid Row Marathon at the LA Film Festival.
Orange is the New Black
Taking a well deserved break after sprinting to the top of the hill to Disney Concert Hall.
4th and Crocker
Ellen's Silk Screening Jerseys
Proudly wearing our new running gear from Ellen's Silk Screening.
Homeboy Industries 5K Charity Run
On the right are two of our of Skid Row Run Club members who are LAPD Officers during the day.