Behind The Scenes Of The 115th Boston Marathon

Setting up for the big show. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Setting up for the big show. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Some of the WBZ photographers mugging for the camera. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Some of the WBZ photographers mugging for the camera. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Kerry Connolly crosses the finish line well before any of the racers. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Kerry Connolly crosses the finish line well before any of the racers. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
WBZ photographer Nate Isenor celebrated his birthday by spending time at the Boston Marathon finish line. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes WBZ photographer Nate Isenor celebrated his birthday by spending time at the Boston Marathon finish line. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
It was an early morning. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes It was an early morning. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Just some of what it takes to get the broadcast on TV. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Just some of what it takes to get the broadcast on TV. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
What the crowd sees of the TV setup. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes What the crowd sees of the TV setup. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
The finish line commentary set up. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes The finish line commentary set up. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Catching all the action at the finish line. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Catching all the action at the finish line. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Some of the crew at the finish line. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Some of the crew at the finish line. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Crew call at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Crew call at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
WBZ photographer Pat Geiler is set up at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes WBZ photographer Pat Geiler is set up at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Steve Burton takes a moment at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Steve Burton takes a moment at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
WBZ photographer Russ Chasse mugs for the camera. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes WBZ photographer Russ Chasse mugs for the camera. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Steve Burton talks with the Hoyts about embarking on another Boston Marathon. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Steve Burton talks with the Hoyts about embarking on another Boston Marathon. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Steve Burton talks with Team Hoyt. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Steve Burton talks with Team Hoyt. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
David Wade conducting another interview at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes David Wade conducting another interview at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
A WBZ photographer capturing some of the starting line excitement. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes A WBZ photographer capturing some of the starting line excitement. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
David Wade talks with CBSBoston.com producer Mike Toole at the starting line. Toole ran the race for Children's Hospital. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes David Wade talks with CBSBoston.com producer Mike Toole at the starting line. Toole ran the race for Children's Hospital. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Steve Burton staying busy at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Steve Burton staying busy at the starting line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Steve Burton conducts an interview at the start line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Steve Burton conducts an interview at the start line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Kathy Curran sits on the back of one of the media trucks. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Kathy Curran sits on the back of one of the media trucks. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
WBZ producer Debbi Kim says hi. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes WBZ producer Debbi Kim says hi. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
A media truck (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes A media truck (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
One of the media trucks gets ready to leave the start line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes One of the media trucks gets ready to leave the start line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Kate Merrill shares a laugh at the finish line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Kate Merrill shares a laugh at the finish line. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Steve Burton prepares for another interview. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Steve Burton prepares for another interview. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Steve Burton and Kate Merrill interview Caroline Kilel. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Steve Burton and Kate Merrill interview Caroline Kilel. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Kate Merrill interviews Geoffrey Mutai. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Kate Merrill interviews Geoffrey Mutai. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Steve Burton interviews Joan Benoit Samuelson. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Steve Burton interviews Joan Benoit Samuelson. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Steve Burton interviews marathon-running legend Joan Benoit Samuelson. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Steve Burton interviews marathon-running legend Joan Benoit Samuelson. (credit: Joe Giza/CBS)
Some of the finish line crew. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Some of the finish line crew. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Cold, dark and early. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Cold, dark and early. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Getting ready for the race. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Getting ready for the race. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Not only was it early, but it was also cold. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Not only was it early, but it was also cold. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Trying to crack a smile. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Trying to crack a smile. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Very early in the morning. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Very early in the morning. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Someone captures a photo of the man who's been capturing photos -- Mo Tate. (credit: unknown)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Someone captures a photo of the man who's been capturing photos -- Mo Tate. (credit: unknown)
A view from the camera of the finish line. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes A view from the camera of the finish line. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
Big smiles despite the early morning. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
115th Boston Marathon: Behind The Scenes Big smiles despite the early morning. (credit: Mo Tate/CBS)
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