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MYFOXNY.COM - More than 45,000 runners are expected to hit the pavement around NYC on Sunday for the largest marathon in the world.

After last year's cancellation, event organizers are excited to be back up and running. Mary Wittenberg, race director, discussed this year's marathon with Good Day NY.

"We're going to have an amazing day. The NYPD is the greatest police force in the world. They have made enhancements to the plan. I think everyone can feel very good," said Wittenberg.

The 43rd running of the NYC Marathon is Sunday, Nov. 3.

"We absolutely love the magic of all the city agencies working together. It's a great challenge is so well worth it when you see the smiles of all these runners," said Wittenberg.

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