Universal Sports

Universal Sports

Twitter: @universalsports

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.

Universal Sports Network provides viewers unparalleled access to a wide range of world-class sporting events, including the most year-round, Olympic-related programming of any network. Universal Sports showcases many of the world’s best athletes competing in more than 30 sports annually, and this year will be the home to 25 World Championships. Among the global sports events broadcast on the network’s TV and digital platforms are such prestigious competitions as the World Aquatics Championships, Boston Marathon, Alpine Ski World Cup, World Figure Skating Championships, Vuelta a España, Kona Ironman and Rugby Sevens World Cup.

For more information, please visit www.universalsports.com

B.A.A. Moment 3

1966 - Bobbi Gibb

In 1966, Bobbi Gibb was the first female to run the Boston Marathon.