Spirit of the Marathon

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  • PG
  • 2007
  • 1 hr 44 min
  • 7.5  (603)

What is it really like to run a marathon? What drives people to train for months on end to push through 26.2 miles of pounding feet, sweat, and mental and emotional blocks? Spirit of the Marathon strives to answer these questions as it follows six runners who are preparing to take on the Chicago Marathon. Made up of amateurs and seasoned veterans of the long run, this documentary captures the desires of the athletes and the ensuing drama from their emotional stories. Each one has their own inspirational tale of personal determination and success. This feature-film is the first of its kind, going beyond just a sports story. It took four years to create and was filmed in five countries on four continents, making it truly a worldwide story. Perfect for runners and sports enthusiasts, as well as those simply looking for an uplifting story, it contains both humor and hope.

Spirit of the Marathon
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What is it really like to run a marathon? What drives people to train for months on end to push through 26.2 miles of pounding feet, sweat, and mental and emotional blocks? Spirit of the Marathon strives to answer these questions as it follows six runners who are preparing to take on the Chicago Marathon. Made up of amateurs and seasoned veterans of the long run, this documentary captures the desires of the athletes and the ensuing drama from their emotional stories. Each one has their own inspirational tale of personal determination and success. This feature-film is the first of its kind, going beyond just a sports story. It took four years to create and was filmed in five countries on four continents, making it truly a worldwide story. Perfect for runners and sports enthusiasts, as well as those simply looking for an uplifting story, it contains both humor and hope.

Spirit of the Marathon is a 2007 documentary with a runtime of 1 hour and 44 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.5.

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  • Release Date
    2007
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 44 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.5  (603)