The New York City Marathon is the largest marathon in the world. Each year, 50,000 runners embark on the 26.2-mile course through the five boroughs beginning in Staten Island and ending in Manhattan.  Join first-timer Aja Carter, 29, and marathon veteran Raymond Choy, 65, as they prepare to run through the Big Apple on Nov. 6.

Commissioned by Culture Trip

Production: Lights & Years
Directed By: Drew English & J. Andrew Keegan
Director Of Photography: Drew English