4 leaders are running 40-42 sec laps. This is a 2:19:50 - 2:26:50 pace. On pace to break the existing 2:27:21 record.
Advantage of racing indoors is that they can get water every 200 meters!
There is a live stream of all the NYC Indoor Marathon and Marthon Relay at the Armory this weekend.
Stream is here:
Individual race starts at 1:30 pm eastern with a $5000 World Record bonus. Info on the field here:
I must say I'm a bit surprised I've been watching the relay races the last 5 minutes. People are running around 3:20 who are finishing up now.
(Disclosure: The Indoor Marathon is an advertiser on LRC).