BOSTON – On Monday, April 21, 2014, the world will run as one with the City of Boston for the 118th running of the Boston Marathon. Universal Sports Network will provide exclusive LIVE national coverage of Boston’s legendary event from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET.
Leading up to the race, Universal Sports will broadcast a LIVE Preview Show from the finish line on Boylston Street featuring analysis of the elite field and live interviews on Saturday, April 19, from 4 to 6 p.m. ET.
In addition to LIVE television coverage, UniversalSports.com<http://www.universalsports.com/boston> will live-stream the Boston Marathon, and also feature a “Finish Line Web Cam” that shows all runners as they cross the finish line.
On race day, the Finish Line Web Cam will be live on the homepage so that family members and supporters who can’t be in Boston can cheer on their loved ones. After the race, the video will be made available so that runners can search their time to relive their marathon finish. The web cam will go live on UniversalSports.com at 10:30 AM ET on April 21 just prior to the push-rim wheelchair division finishers.
Universal Sports Network Schedule: 2014 Boston Marathon
Subject to change – all times Eastern.
Monday, April 21
8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET – 2014 Boston Marathon-LIVE
10:30 a.m. ET – Finish Line Web Cam goes LIVE on universalsports.com
4 – 5 p.m. ET – 2014 Boston Marathon Wrap-Up Show-LIVE
8 and 11 p.m. ET – 2014 Boston Marathon (Encore Presentation)
Universal Sports will be available nationwide via free preview on all of its distribution partners from April 14-21. To find Universal Sports on your channel finder, please visit UniversalSports.com.