NYC Marathon - 3 Great Ways to Track Us on the Course

Runner Tracking

Benjamin's Bib # is 37978
Nicole's Bib # is 28178
Dr. Stewart (My Heart Surgeon is running the race with us) Bib # is 37978
Sal Merlino one of our best friends is also running the race with us.
I also found out on Friday, that Dr. Mark Singer, my primary is also running on Sunday!  Mark is the one who after a routine physical, sent me for a stress test that diagnosed the aneurysm.

3 Great Ways to Track Runners on the Course

There are 3 great ways to track your favorite runners on the course!
ATHLETE ALERTFans, family, and friends can track their runner via SMS text message through Athlete Alert! [Athlete Alert]

Once the Athlete Alert registration system opens (during race week), anyone can sign up to receive texts tracking the splits of up to three runners. Splits will be recorded at the 5km, 10km, 15km, 20km, 25km, 30km, 35km, 40km, and the finish.

$2.99 in the U.S. / $5.99 International.

On-Demand tracking will also be available on race day. Users can text their runner's race number to request the latest recorded split whenever they want. $2.99 (domestic only) for unlimited requests.Available online and at the Expo. [Athlete Alert]

ATHLETE TRACKER PRESENTED BY TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICESThis free service is available on race day (and afterwards), and lets fans track up to 3 runners directly in their web browser. Available on at 7:00 a.m. EDT on Sunday, November 7.

MARATHON MOBILE iPHONE APP(USERS: Please restart your device after download to ensure proper functionality!)iPhone / iPad / iPod Touch users, don't forget to download the marathon mobile app at the iTunes store. [Download It Now]

The app will feature:
  • Live race-day video feeds of the professional race
  • The five-hour NBC 4 New York show
  • Live blogging
  • Real-time photos
  • Elite runner leaderboard
  • Individual runner split tracking
  • “Cross-Path” feature displays your location with respect to the runner
  • Spectator map
  • Athlete profiles
  • News and alerts
  • Twitter feeds (#ingnycm)
Free basic download; $3.99 for premium. Available now! [Download It]  


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