We’re excited to announce that we are bringing back our official Race Ambassador Program for 2020! 

Are you? 

  • A runner fueled with a passion for Long Beach?
  • An energetic person eager to plan events and represent Long Beach in your community? 
  • An active and involved runner on social media platforms? 

If you answered yes to any of the above, apply to be on the team by Friday, May 22nd, and we’ll announce our new class of ambassadors on Global Running Day (June 3rd).


  • Complimentary entry into any one of the 2020 Long Beach Marathon events (if you’re already registered, you can give your entry to a friend or follower)
  • LBM ambassador tank top and digital badge

  • 10% off discount code for your audience
  • Featured on RunLongBeach.com
    • Will feature photo, brief bio, blog website, and links to your main social platform(s) used
  • Free product from our sponsors Honey Stinger, Nuun, and Qure
  • More exposure/recognition in the running community
  • Opportunities to engage at local expos



  • Use our social handle with any LBM training related updates (minimum of twice a month, but the more the merrier!)
  • Use our hashtag #runlongbeach or tag us in LBM training related social posts (minimum of twice a month, but the more the merrier!)
  • Promote your referral code to your followers
  • Feel free to share, retweet, repost our social posts
  • Feel free to help promote price increases by sharing, retweeting, or reposting 


  • Post-race recap (not mandatory, but we really find these helpful in bettering our event!)

In-Person (not mandatory, but very effective)

  • Attend local run clubs or running Meet-Ups to promote LBM and your discount code
  • Promote LBM and your discount code at other races or active lifestyle events you happen to be attending

Rewards Incentive

30+ referrals – Ambassadors will receive one additional complimentary entry to any Golden State Challenge race for every 10 referrals, a maximum of 10 complimentary entries.

The Ambassador with the most referrals will receive a grand prize from our sponsors (sponsor prize TBD), PLUS a shopping spree at the LBM merch store on Sunday, October 4, 2020, where they can choose any 5 items they’d like for free (must reach 100 referrals to qualify for the grand prize)

Interested? Click the button below to submit your application!