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Live coverage of the Boston Marathon


CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV is honored again this year to be the exclusive, local broadcast partner of the Boston Marathon and the only local television station providing wire-to-wire coverage of the world-class race for nine consecutive years. WBZ-TV gets you closer to the Boston Marathon offering a full range of coverage, news features and athlete interviews, from the predawn hours in Hopkinton to a complete wrap-up on the WBZ-TV News.

  • Exclusive Live Local Coverage on Monday, April 17 from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET on WBZ-TV
  • The Re-Run: Race Re-Broadcast on Monday, April 17 at 8:00 p.m. ET on myTV38
  • for Live Streaming, Course Guide, & Finish Line Cam

CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV is honored to once again be the exclusive local broadcast partner of the Boston Marathon, providing live wire-to-wire coverage of the worldclass race for over 10 consecutive years. WBZ-TV offers a full range of Boston Marathon news, features, and athlete interviews, from the pre-dawn hours in Hopkinton to the celebration and emotion at the finish line in Copley Square…all to get viewers closer to Boston Marathon news and information as well as what the race means locally and around the world. Dedicated to serving the community, WBZ-TV is proud of its legacy as the exclusive broadcast partner to many of Boston’s signature events.

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NBC Sports Group and the Boston Athletic Association have a multi-year agreement for NBCSN and NBC Sports Live Extra to serve as the national television and streaming destinations for the legendary Boston Marathon.

  • Sunday, April 16 at 8:00 p.m. ET: Preview Show on Universal HD
  • Monday, April 17 from 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET: Live Race Coverage on NBC Sports Network
  • Monday, April 17 at 8:00 p.m. ET: Primetime Replay on Universal HD

NBC Sports Group serves sports fans 24/7 with premier live events, insightful studio shows, and compelling original programming. The sports media company consists of a unique array of sports assets, including NBC Sports, NBC Olympics, NBCSN (NBC Sports Network), Golf Channel, nine NBC Sports regional networks, NBC Sports Radio, and NBC Sports Digital. NBC Sports Group possesses an unparalleled collection of television rights agreements, partnering with some of the most prestigious sports properties in the world: the International Olympic Committee and United States Olympic Committee, the NFL, NHL, NASCAR, PGA Tour, The R&A, PGA of America, Churchill Downs, Premier League, Tour de France, French Open, Formula One, IndyCar, and many more.

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Below is a list of international broadcasters that will be showing the 2017 Boston Marathon (as of April 12, 2017)

  • Africa – Kwese Sports, Supersport SA
  • Asia – FOX
  • Australia – FloTrack
  • Belgium – beIN SPORTS
  • Brazil – Band Sports
  • Canada – TSN2
  • Central America – Sky Mexico
  • China – regional TV platforms, including Shanghai TV, Guangdong TV and Fujian TV
  • Cyprus – Nova Sports
  • France – beIN SPORTS
  • Greece – Nova Sports
  • Ireland - FloTrack
  • Italy – FloTrack
  • Latin America – ESPN
  • Mexico – Sky Mexico
  • Netherlands - FloTrack
  • New Zealand - FloTrack
  • Spain – FloTrack
  • United Kingdom - FloTrack
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