NYC Half Marathon 2012: Have fun, tune in, get gear!

March 6, 2012 11:57:36 AM PST
The NYC Half Marathon 2012 is all about runners and the sport, but there are all kinds of special events and offers available to all that weekened. Here's more on how to make the most of the weekend! Run the City
New this year, runners and their supporters can enjoy fabulous Run the City offers from merchants all over NYC. Shop, dine, and play throughout race weekend!

Entertainment and Cheer Zones
All along the course and at the finish, you'll find music (including Irish rockers Black 47 at the Post-Race Festival) and Cheer Zones. Come back here soon to check out the complete map and guide.

Tune In
No matter where you are, catch the excitement of the NYC Half 2012! ABC7 will, of course, carry all the action from 700 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and fans anywhere in the world can watch it streaming here on!

Before the race tune in to for NYRR LIVE. An inside look at the personalities, stories, and drama of the NYC Half 2012, with insightful commentary and analysis, professional athlete and celebrity interviews, tips from the experts, and much more. This 30-minute show will be aired Thursday, March 15, Friday, March 16 at 8:00 p.m., with a wrap-up show on Sunday, March 18, at 8:00

Expo Free and open to all, the expo at the Metropolitan Pavilion on March 15-17 is your destination for great gear, sampling, athlete appearances, and more. NOTE: Runners MUST pick up their race materials at the expo; there is NO race-day pickup.