Chicago, IL (Oct. 04) – The 2023 Bank of America Chicago Marathon is just around the corner, and for those who can’t make it to the Windy City, there are multiple ways to catch all the action live. From TV broadcasts to live streaming and radio coverage, here’s your comprehensive guide to not missing a beat of this year’s race.
TV Broadcasts: NBC 5 Chicago and Telemundo Chicago Lead the Way
For viewers in the United States, NBC 5 Chicago and Telemundo Chicago will offer complete live TV coverage in both English and Spanish. The live television broadcasts are scheduled to air from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. CST. You can also tune in to TeleXitos for live television coverage.
Digital Platforms: Live Streaming Options
In addition to traditional TV broadcasts, both NBC 5 Chicago and Telemundo Chicago will provide live streaming services. The streams will be accessible on their respective websites, nbcchicago.com and telemundochicago.com, as well as on the NBC 5 and Telemundo Chicago mobile apps.
For those who prefer streaming on bigger screens, the stations’ Roku and Apple TV channels will also carry the live coverage from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. CST.
Radio Coverage: 670 The Score Sports Radio
For those who prefer the radio, 670 The Score Sports Radio will provide complete live radio coverage on race day from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. CST. Josh Liss and a team of expert analysts will offer play-by-play commentary.
The station’s coverage can be accessed through the free Audacy app, which is available for download.
Pre-Race Coverage: Expert Previews and Interviews
Before the race kicks off, tune in to listen to preview shows featuring running experts and the Chicago Marathon Executive Race Director, Carey Pinkowski. These shows will provide insights into what to expect and who to watch during the marathon.
Mobile App: The Ultimate Marathon Companion
The Bank of America Chicago Marathon App, powered by Tata Consultancy Services, is set to be the go-to resource for both runners and spectators. The app will feature live race day runner tracking, elite athlete profiles, real-time weather updates, and an interactive course map. The app will be available for download in the App and Google Play stores in the coming weeks.
Interactive Features: Digital Cheers and More
The mobile app also offers an interactive feature where spectators can submit digital cheers. These messages have the chance to be displayed on the Bank of America Chicago Marathon course as participants pass by. To submit your message, visit the “Cheer” page in the app.
Whether you’re a runner, a spectator, or a fan of the sport, these multiple platforms ensure you won’t miss out on the excitement that the 2023 Bank of America Chicago Marathon has to offer.
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