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Wall Street OK it's been under fire before it's under fire again and public opinion is low low low with a -- scandal the London well all that other stuff but it's not.
All -- in fact this weekend -- Wall Street is shining coming together for a good cause -- the fourth annual RBC to -- -- to raise money for children's cancer research at Sloan Kettering.
-- -- After ten -- this Sunday Wall Street's best athlete will be crowned the joining us now.
A bunch of these guys involved Adam Katz who sits on the board of the decathlon and is the vice president of Merrill Lynch.
We'll start with -- -- and then we'll get to -- and Marchand because we're gonna have a little bit of a competition here but Adam.
Talk about the charity betting on how many and justice for all bunch of Wall Street -- this is Goldman Sachs and this is Merrill Lynch Barclays everybody right.
First off I'm not competing against these guys -- up.
On the charity -- is a pretty revolutionary concept we also -- on betting on anything we said why wouldn't bet for charity.
So rather than just saying -- whether -- -- we're gonna actually complete the event we said let's see you -- can jump further than anyone else but TV jump higher than anywhere else to see if someone can run.
A marathon faster than a time that they would think.
So the idea is if someone actually does better you donate more.
Rather than just donating a flat amount so it's an amazing.
Contest you guys on Wall Street -- so competitive but -- it's there's football throwing there's bench -- -- collapse of 400 meter the 800 meter run fifty yard dash all of that and then that vertical jump that we will be showing these guys doing.
Right that's right we came -- the thing is people -- on everything.
And we've got people there's a 100000 dollars on the line.
In our future is trading floor guys say I bet I know that guy over Barclays I know he can beat the Goldman Sachs guy threats guys are betting against him right now we'll see how we do no way -- -- let's don't have to Brad of course Brad you won the vertical jump last year Europe Knight capital.
-- what's your background I mean -- -- you play football what did you do that I was full player and I've university.
Are hurt so -- Defense -- And little -- -- high school zone.
Yankee you're pretty cut OK so you -- how how high did you jump vertically last year.
I believe the number was 42 last year.
42 a just okay 42 inches and listen you you came in third for all around prayed a guy named who what what's his name -- -- Justin Justin Nunez from Goldman Sachs -- -- beat you right.
And I get a lot of -- Florida -- but that is here hopefully we get -- that you guys competing in are -- to.
Be very important so we thought that it was really important to put a real competitor against you.
-- auto crux of didn't -- Jersey that's Edgar did -- take this guy let's hear it for these guys.
Why do this -- at the Brooklyn that's.
-- obviously is a great cost sowing time because for some competition.
-- -- -- -- right.
You know moment how tall are you -- sixty -- He's 66.
The Brooklyn -- think she's great enough to be on the team you think think it c'mon you complete this Harvard Wall Street guy yeah I was thinking -- -- afford -- -- is quite impressive prom I don't want to don't know about a it's a dog spoke live far right.
So let's doing here can we hear from the crowd who only get -- go first of we're gonna do marsh on now wait a minute we're gonna do a split screen here's C conceive -- on.
And you can see this thing which is called -- tax.
Coming here -- The crowd let's you and my not a good look -- We'll include all right three.
True wanna -- -- saying he's not saying yeah.
Okay now we're gonna check it.
And you can tell me what he did.
Every one of these is a half an inch so we've got this is 25 inches 26.
-- -- said -- 28.
29 you're in trouble.
Up up up 30313230.
To -- and a half.
32 and a half from marsh on let's hear from our -- And now here comes from Brad that -- -- Brad is from Knight capital so I hope all you guys at night are watching and ready to -- And let's hear from the peanut gallery here read eight.
So what had -- hope -- Have to clearly did I -- all charity.
It's but decathlon dot org and you guys should get on their people were actually betting on this one too.
Learning to 31.
Just add to the suspense yeah.
Wait till you come back we'll be right back -- the real winner holed up.
All got pulled off we'll be right.
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