The entry drawing will take place Feb. 27, and you must have a valid card set as your default payment method to get a spot in the race. Check Billing Information in your NYRR profile to be sure your card is valid. 

Tune In and Watch

Watch the TCS New York City Marathon, Wherever You Are!

The information below pertains to the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon and will be updated for 2019.

There are many ways for marathoners, friends, family, and fans all over the world to tune in to the TCS New York City Marathon and all the action, all week long. On race day, watch the TCS New York City Marathon live on TV, computer, tablet, or smartphone.  

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

ACROSS THE UNITED STATES: Watch live coverage from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and via the ESPN App on smartphones, tablets, and connected streaming devices and on computers (for those who have video subscriptions from affiliated pay-TV providers). Pre-race and continuing coverage will also be streamed live nationally on ESPN3 (accessible on the ESPN App and from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. ET and from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET. ESPN3 will also present a view of the finish line from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET. The broadcast will also be available live in Spanish on ESPN3 (accessible on the ESPN App and from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. ET.

AROUND THE WORLD: International viewers can watch the broadcast from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET via a variety of global broadcast partners (check local listings).


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+


The list of global broadcast partners is subject to change prior to race day.