TV & Streaming Information for 2018 TCS New York City Marathon

November 3, 2018

Want to watch the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon on television or via your phone /computer? We tell you how below. We also list the various start times for you at the bottom of this document.

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United States: In the US, ABC/ESPN will be providing coverage.

US National TV coverage: Live race coverage will be broadcast from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on ESPN2, and online via the ESPN app and

Pre-race and post-race coverage will be provided online ESPN3 from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. and from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. ESPN3 will also have a live shot of the finish line from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

IN THE NEW YORK TRI-STATE AREA: The race will be broadcast live on ABC-TV, Channel 7 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET. Live streaming will be on the ABC App and from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET.

Rest of the World.Various international broadcasters will have the race on from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET via a variety of global broadcast partners (check local listings) as shown below.

Territory Broadcaster
Australia Fox Sports
Brazil ESPN Brazil
Canada TSN
China Utour Sports (MIGU)
Europe Eurosport
India DSport
Italy RAI
Macau Teledifusao de Macau (TDM)
Mexico Sky Mexico
Middle East Dubai Sports
Myanmar Skynet
Netherlands NOS
New Zealand Sky
Papua New Guinea Digicel
South Africa SuperSport
Sub-Saharan Africa TVMS
South America ESPN International
Southeast Asia beIN Sports
Spain TVE
Taiwan Sportcast
Turkey BeIN Sports Haber
United Kingdom FreeSports
United States ESPN/ABC
Vietnam K+

Start Times

Time Official Starts
8:30 a.m. Professional Wheelchair Division
8:52 a.m. Achilles Handcycle Category and Select Athletes with Disabilities
8:55 a.m. Foot Locker Five-Borough Challenge
9:20 a.m. Professional Women
9:50 a.m. Wave 1 (including Professional Men)
10:15 a.m. Wave 2
10:40 a.m. Wave 3
11:00 a.m. Wave 4


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