Support Participants from Start to Finish

Support Participants from Start to Finish

Learn how you can follow the Boston Marathon on race day.

Those interested in attending the race this year are asked to help ensure the safety and security of participants, volunteers and spectators.

There are many ways to follow the race. WCVB Channel 5 covers the event locally, and ESPN covers it nationally.

Read great stories, get up-to-the-minute information, and see photos and videos from the most prestigious race on earth.

With more than 26 miles of race course, there are lots of viewing options. Here are some basic details.