Olympic Throwback


Marcus Rixon – Assistant Audio Engineer for the Figure Skating & Short Track Speed Skating – The Olympic Winter Games – Sochi 2014, Russia

Marcus had the honor of working with the Olympic Broadcasting Services, where he travelled to Sochi, Russia to work as an assistant audio engineer in the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. He had the privilege of working alongside world-renowned audio engineer, Howard Baggley, at the figure skating and short track speed skating arenas. As an assistant audio engineer at the Olympics, Marcus helped run cables between the broadcast trailer and Iceberg Skating Palace arena, placed, set up and tore down microphones, and assisted in mixing the live audio feed to the various broadcasters.

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