LOS ANGELES (Press Release) – Universal Sports Network, the national television and digital media home of the Boston Marathon, will provide LIVE Streaming, LIVE Streaming of the Boston Marathon, yes LIVE Boston Marathon Streaming on April 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET. UniversalSports.com will live stream all of the network’s broadcast coverage to authenticated users.
Prior to the highly anticipated race, Universal Sports will air a special preview show LIVE from the finish line on Boylston Street featuring analysis of the elite field and interviews on Saturday, April 19, at 4 p.m. ET.
In addition to race coverage, UniversalSports.com will once again feature the popular “Finish Line Web Cam” that will show all runners as they cross the finish line. The feature is available to all users regardless of TV provider, and will go LIVE at approximately 10 a.m. ET on Marathon Monday.
“There is no other sporting event like the Boston Marathon, and we are proud to partner with the B.A.A. to showcase the world’s oldest and most prestigious marathon to homes across the country,” said Dean Walker, Universal Sports’ SVP of Production. “Universal Sports’ coverage of the elite competition will not only follow American favorites Meb Keflezighi and Shalane Flanagan in their quests for victory, but also provide viewers with in-depth interviews and expert analysis before, during and after the race that fans won’t want to miss.”