New York City Marathon banners adorn an entrance to New York's Central Park, Friday, Nov. 2, 2012. The course for Sunday's New York City Marathon will be the same since there was little damage but getting to the finish line could still be an adventure for runners from outlying areas. Such is life in Sandy's aftermath — disrupted trains, planes, buses and ferries, flooded buildings, blocked roads and knocked out power. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
NYC Marathon canceled in aftermath of Superstorm Sandy
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's decision to proceed with Sunday's marathon was met with concern and anger and the race was canceled Friday.