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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 5

1977 - Bob Hall Becomes the First Person to Complete the Race in a Wheelchair

Shown here in 1977, Bob Hall pioneered the division when he became the first person to complete the race in a wheelchair in 1975, making good on his promise to finish in under three hours.