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Binge All the Best Boston Marathon Moments on Monday with NBC Sport’s ‘Marathon Week’

Missing spring races? These World Marathon Major reruns will help fill the void.

On Monday April 20, the 26.2 miles connecting Hopkinton, MA to Boylston Street in Boston will be quieter than the day’s original intention — the 124th Boston Marathon. Instead, America’s historic race will be held on September 14th due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

For the thousands of would-be runners and devoted spectators who are now sheltering indoors, there is sure to be a little bit of melancholy for what the day could have been.  

But NBC Sports has stepped in to help the run community fill the void while doing their duty of staying home. In place of what would be their 2020 Boston Marathon coverage, Olympic Channel will kick off Marathon Week starting with 20 hours of past Boston footage. Tune in at 6 a.m. ET to see each of the last six races. Relive Meb Keflezighi’s incredible 2014 win, Galen Rupp’s nail-biting second place bid in 2017, or Des Linden’s absolutely unforgettable triumph in 2018

The rest of the week will feature re-runs of some of the other World Marathon Majors (Berlin, Chicago, Tokyo), with a Sunday finale of the London Marathon, 2016 through 2019. Sunday April 26 was the original scheduled date for the 2020 London Marathon, which was postponed until October 4. 

All in all, running fans will have the opportunity to binge almost 70 hours of marathons.

How to Watch
Marathon Week is airing on Olympic Channel and available to stream on OlympicChannel.com or the Olympic Channel App. It will also be streaming on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app. 

The Schedule (ET)

Monday April 20
2014 Boston Marathon 6 a.m.
2015 Boston Marathon 8 a.m.
2016 Boston Marathon 10 a.m.
2017 Boston Marathon 1 p.m.
2018 Boston Marathon 4 p.m.
2019 Boston Marathon 7 p.m.
2014 Boston Marathon 10 p.m.
2015 Boston Marathon 12 a.m.

Tuesday April 21
2017 Tokyo Marathon 11 a.m.
2018 Tokyo Marathon 2 p.m.
2019 Berlin Marathon 8 p.m.
2018 Berlin Marathon 11 p.m.

Wednesday April 22
2017 Berlin Marathon 11 a.m.
2018 Berlin Marathon 2 p.m.
2019 Chicago Marathon 8 p.m.
2018 Chicago Marathon 11 p.m.

Thursday April 23
2017 Chicago Marathon 11 a.m.
2018 Chicago Marathon 2 p.m.
2019 Tokyo Marathon 8 p.m.
2020 Tokyo Marathon 11 p.m.

Friday April 24
2019 Tokyo Marathon 11 a.m.
2020 Tokyo Marathon 2 p.m.
2019 Berlin Marathon 5 p.m.
2018 Berlin Marathon 8 p.m.
2019 Berlin Marathon 11 p.m.

Saturday April 25
2017 Chicago Marathon 2 p.m.
2019 Chicago Marathon 5 p.m.
2018 Chicago Marathon 8 p.m.
2019 Chicago Marathon 11 p.m.

Sunday April 26
2018 London Marathon 6 a.m.
2016 London Marathon 9 a.m.
2017 London Marathon 12:30 p.m.
2018 London Marathon 4:30 p.m.
2019 London Marathon 7:30 p.m.
2018 London Marathon 11 p.m.