Kenyan Marathoner Wesley Korir Documentary Film “Transcend”

, February 13, 2024

Previously available on licensed platforms Netflix and ESPN, 2014 documentary film “Transcend” is now free to watch. The documentary follows the story of professional Kenyan marathon runner Wesley Korir who rose from poverty to win marathons in the United States including the Boston Marathon in 2012.

Korir then decides to return to Kenya and run for a seat in parliament, hoping to make a positive impact on his community. Commentary from economist Malcolm Gladwell is featured in the film which is directed by Michael Del Monte and Tad Munnings.

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