“I didn’t really have doubts. The more positive you are, the more positive things happen around you”
How do you put on the biggest marathon in the world during a global pandemic?
This was the challenge Event Director Hugh Brasher faced in 2020 as he worked out how to adapt the London Marathon to ensure the event could continue at a time when it was needed the most. In this episode we discuss;
Why nothing is impossible
The need to be agile
The future of mass participation sporting events
Making events more inclusive
Gatecrasher. Your backstage pass to the most iconic events ever staged.
This podcast is for those curious about events, either working professionally in the industry, hosting their own event or who just enjoy a good spectacle. Anna Peters from Evolve Events chats to the people behind the scenes to reveal their secrets about creating extraordinary events, like The London Marathon and Notting Hill Carnival. The stories and advice shared can be applied to any event, big or small, inspiring you to create your own events with big ambitions.
London-based Evolve Events perfectly plan and joyfully execute corporate and private celebratory events all year round. Find out more here.
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