Long-distance running allowed Wesley Korir to escape the grinding poverty of Kenya. But after winning multiple American marathons, including taking running's most cherished prize - the Boston Marathon, he risks it all and returns home to help his fellow Kenyans create better lives for themselves. In what promises to be the most challenging race of his career, Wesley takes on a well-financed, big-party candidate to run for a seat in Kenyan parliament. attempting to balance the frenzy of campaigning with the demands of marathon training.
Directed by Tad Munnings and Michael Del Monte
Produced by Michael Del Monte, Tad Munnings and Scott Montgomery
Executive Produced by Frank Marshall
Edited by Ryan Suffern and Michael Del Monte