Hall is taking on the "Stadium to Sea" course for the first time.
The race will play host to the USATF Marathon Championships and the 2016 Olympic Trials.
The city is also slated to host the 2016 Olympic Trials Marathon.
With new leadership, a sold-out field and a new CEO, the LA Marathon appears to be back on the fast track.
Aaron Braun, who will make his marathons debut, leads the American men's lineup.
She was the former Director of the Atlanta Track Club.
The fastest female American marathoner of all time prepares to run her hometown marathon.