The Marathon Show‘s Joe Taricani talks to Steve Mayer of ING Productions. ING produces the Boston and New York City Marathons for television. They discuss the cancellation of last year’s New York City Marathon due to Hurricane Sandy, saying that the crew always prepares for the worst.
Mayer also witnessed the tragic events of this year’s Boston Marathon firsthand, giving his own account of the bombing and talking about the FBI’s use of ING’s tapes in their investigation.
He also talks about the plans for this year’s New York City Marathon, looking to give the event a more communal feel.
Listen to the full episode here.