If you're a Philly runner, chances are you know someone who's up in Beantown right now preparing to run America's oldest (annual) marathon tomorrow morning. We're pretty darn proud to see so many members of our community prepared to tackle this incredible feat.
For those of you at home who are wishing to cheer on your friends, family, and loved ones, we've put together a handy list with TV/Radio airtimes, live internet streaming, and watch parties in your area!
For the party animals:
Boston Marathon Watch Party (for city-dwellers)
Where: Philadelphia Runner - 1601 Sansom Street
Philadelphia Runner will be opening their doors nice and early for all of you Boston Marathon fans! They'll be streaming the race live, along with FREE coffee, donuts and "maybe some adult beverages" if you're feeling so bold.
BONUS: Bring your best prediction for the men's and women's winning times and get the chance to win a Philadelphia Runner prize pack!
Boston Marathon Watch Party (for non-city-dwellers)
Where: Bryn Mawr Running Co - 1 West Front Street, Media
For those of you living outside the city limits, fear not, because Bryn Mawr Running Co has you covered for Marathon Monday. Stop by the store for FREE coffee, Boston Creme Donuts, and Sam Adams brews.
BONUS: If you're feelin' lucky, they'll be holding a $5 Marathon pool for the winners of the race.
How to watch at home (or work...):
Watch on TV:
The 2017 Boston Marathon will be broadcast live on NBC Sports starting at 8:30am. You can check here to check your local NBC Sports listing.
Stream on the Internet:
Both NBC Sports and the Boston Athletic Association will broadcast live streams of the race starting at 8:30am. If you're out of the country and would like to watch the race, you can hit up FloTrack for live coverage.
Schedule of Events:
8:50am - Mobility Impaired
9:17am - Push-Rim Wheelchair
9:22am - Handcycles
9:32am - Elite Women
10:00am - Elite Men & Wave One Start
10:25am - Wave Two
10:50am - Wave Three
11:15am - Wave Four
Author: Jon Lyons
Founder of RUN215. Fitness Activist. Father. Self-diagnosed running addict.