Saturday, April 12, 2008

London Marathon Free On

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Encore Showing of 2007 London Marathon and Highlights of

2008 London Marathon to Air on WCSN TV

World Championship Sports Network (WCSN) will provide LIVE coverage of the 2008 London Marathon this Sunday, April 13 starting at 3:55 a.m. EST. The free broadcast will be available to everyone in the U.S and Canada via The Flora London Marathon will host representatives from more than 50 countries in the 26.2 mile course.

This year's lineup is packed with some of the greatest marathon runners in the world who will go head-to-head this Sunday. Former world record holder Paul Tergat (KEN) will clash with 2006 London Marathon champion Felix Limo (KEN) and defending champion Martin Lel (KEN) who will add intense competition to the race. Newcomer Ryan Hall (USA), who made his marathon debut in London last year when he finished seventh with a U.S. debut record, will be running again this year in his first major race of 2008.

WHAT: 2008 Flora London Marathon

WHEN: Sunday, April 13, 2008

ONLINE: (Free webcast to everyone in USA and Canada)

LIVE April 13 at 3:55am EST

TV: WCSN TV - two hour highlights on April 26 at 12:00 pm EST

*WCSN will have encore presentation of the 2007 London Marathon onApril 12 at 2:30pm ET.

By Jay Hicks, a.k.a. Track Evangelist.

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