Television and Streaming Info and Start Times For 2018 London Marathon

April 21, 2018

The 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon is tomorrow. You can watch it live on television in much of the world. We have the US and UK viewing options for you below. Then we give you the world-wide tv partners for last year as we have been unable to find an updated list but doubt it has change much.

What: 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon
When: Sunday, April 22, 2018. Women’s elite race starts at 9:15 a.m. (4:15 a.m. ET); men’s elite race starts at 10:00 a.m. (5:00 a.m. ET)
Where: London, England
How to watch (U.S. viewers): Live on NBC Sports Network or streaming via NBC Sports Gold. Coverage begins at 3:30 a.m. ET.
How to watch (UK viewers): Race will be live on BBC One from 8:30 a.m. BST. The full UK coverage for the weekend is as follows.

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Saturday 21 April

  • 13:15-13:45: Reasons to Run (BBC One)

Sunday 22 April

  • 08:30-14:00: BBC One
  • 14:00-14:30: BBC Two
  • 18:00-19:00: BBC Two highlights

“The core television coverage has dedicated expert presenters, reporters and commentary teams guiding viewers through the event. The Red Button TV service gives separate expert commentary on a dedicated combined elite race feed, for those who want only elite race coverage, and then offers Finish Line coverage of all runners as they complete the race – accompanied by a graphics ticker containing messages sent in by friends and loved ones.”

How to watch in the rest of world in 2017
Network   Country/area
Brazil SporTV
Canada FloTrack    (requires $20 subscription)
Europe  Eurosport   (outside of UK & Switzerland)
New Zealand Sky Sport
North Africa OSN
Pan Africa SuperSport
Pan Asia  Eurosport
Pan/Latin America ESPN
Pan Middle East OSN
Switzerland SRG SSR