The New York City Marathon is this Sunday November 07, 2010. Runners of different nationalities will come to New York to join in the annual NYC Marathon.
This year the city of New York celebrated the 40th anniversary of the massive running competition.
New York (NY) marathon 2010: Coverage of the 26.2 mile run can be seen starting at 9:00 AM ET on NBC for those in New York. Nationally NBC Sports coverage will be shown between 2:00 PM -4:00 PM ET.
The NYC Marathon is a popular event with over 700,000 past participants, 2 million spectators to cheer the runners and 315 million television viewers worldwide.
The run is being sponsored by ING and there is $600,000 to be awarded equally between male and female runners.