The media team provides all of the communication on the day. In 2017 we appointed a Media Producer who oversaw the production of the sound media. The team consisted as follows:
- DJ/Sound Effects
A professional Sound company is used to provide the PA Services.
- Book the sound caravan (June)
- Round up the media team and plan an early strategy meeting (November)
- Announcer to research sponsors (February)
- Prepare running sheet
- Commentator to research runner’s histories (late February).
On the day
- Coordinate PA setout with Sound company
- Coordinate with co-announcer
- Co-ordination with Tomato Timing for data
- Marshalling announcements
- Sponsorship announcements
- Award Announcements
- Music and sound