Watch the Boston Marathon 2012 live stream video online free on Monday, April 16, 2012, Patriots’ Day. The 116th annual race starts at 9 a.m. ET with more than 20,000 runners participating. See the race from start to finish with online live web-feed video below. Get the broadcast TV schedule, official start times, race route, course map, spectator guide, line-up of the elite runners field, and more after the jump.
UPDATE: The full replay video is below along with winners list.
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UPDATE: Live video stream has been replaced with the replay video below.
Winners: Men’s race: Wesley Korir (Kenya); Women’s race: Sharon Cherop (Kenya). Click here for more details and photos and complete coverage of results.
Watch the free 2012 Boston Marathon Live Web-Feed in the embedded video player above, starting at 9:30 a.m. ET.. If you are unable to see the video, here is a direct link. There will be replay video online on after the race; check back for details.
Monday, April 16, 2012 Boston Marathon day live coverage details
Local Boston Metro area broadcast is available on WBZ-TV; the live television coverage on race day begins at 9 a.m. ET and ends at 1:30 p.m. ET. More details are at cbsboston.com.
There is also local radio coverage on 98.5 The Sports Hun — and worldwide audio stream on the Internet here– starting at 9 a.m. ET.
For mobile devices including tablet computers and smart phones there are free apps at WBZ-TV for iPhone, iPad, Android ; click here to find how how to download.
The official 2012 race start times are as follows. All times are Eastern Daylight Time (GMT – 4).
Mobility Impaired: 9:00 a.m
Wheelchair Division: 9:17 a.m.
Handcycles: 9:22 a.m.
Elite Women: 9:32 a.m.
Elite Men and Wave One: 10:00 a.m.
Wave Two: 10:20 a.m.
Wave Three: 10:40 a.m.
Check TimeAndDate.com to translate these starting times in your time zone on April 16, or April 17, accordingly.
The 26.2 mile race covers seven towns plus Boston — Hopkinton, Ashland, Framingham, Natick, Wellesley, Newton, and Brookline — with the finish line at at Copley Square and the Boston Public Library. Click here course map and details.
Visit the official Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) Boston Marathon Web site for more resources and detailed FAQ including route and course map details, spectator information, real-time race results, etc. Additional news coverage and up-to-the-minute updates are at the official Facebook and Twitter @bostomarathon — follow conversation with hashtag #bostonnmarathon.
For details on the line-up of 2012 elite field — including country, biography, and personal best marathon time — click here. Check back after the race for results and winners.
click here for full list of official charities participating.
Check out a round-up of stories around the Web:
- B.A.A. to allow deferrals, extends finish system due to high temperatures
- Spectators’ guide for best places to watch the marathon
- Joan Benoit Samuelson, marking 40th anniversary, to run in 2012 Marathon
- Marathon organizers send CPR video to runners before race
Photo credit: PRFarlow (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
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