Universal Sports

Universal Sports

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Universal Sports and the Boston Athletic Association have a multi-year agreement that makes Universal Sports Network and UniversalSports.com the exclusive national television and digital media home for the legendary Boston Marathon.

Universal Sports Network features year-round coverage of Olympic and endurance sports events, including four of the World Marathon Majors (WMM).  Among the races aired on Universal Sports are the Tokyo, Los Angeles, Paris, Rotterdam, Boston, London, Stockholm and Berlin marathons.

For more information, please visit www.universalsports.com

B.A.A. Moment 1

1920 - Ashland Start

The Boston Marathon began in Ashland, Massachusetts from 1897 through 1923 then moved to Hopkinton for the 1924 race.  Since then, the race has started in Hopkinton every year.