Incredible People and their stories

Incredible People and their stories

A wide ranging line up of world leading documentaries. Insights into what drives the athletes and fans of endurance sports. The routes to success in either sport or life are often driven through sport, one thing is clear, it is rarely a straight path, but, if taken on it often leads to a level of salvation.

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Incredible People and their stories
  • This Way Up

    ‘This Way Up’ film tells the story of Andy McKenna’s Multiple Sclerosis journey and his discovery of a more holistic path to health. Andy is a mountain bike guide and still runs his Go-Where Scotland business together with his wife Aneela and a team of guides.
    MS is an ‘incurable’ degenerative a...

  • Ron Hill Documentary

    Ron Hill The Runner’s Runner, a documentary film celebrating the achievements of marathon legend Dr Ron Hill MBE. The film, produced by sports tours international, features Ron alongside his wife May Hill, and some of his close friends and colleagues from the running community including Diane Mod...

  • Birna. The Woman Who Swims In Ice

    Icelandic ice swimmer Birna Hrönn ‘relaxes’ by entering the freezing lakes and seas of Iceland and swimming - without the use of a wetsuit - distances that would seem impossible to most ordinary mortals. We go on a road trip with Birna as she explores new places to swim and recounts her life, her...

  • Phoenix of the Desert

    Known as the Phoenix of the Desert, legendary Moroccan distance runner, and organiser of the Trans Atlas Marathon, Mohamad Ahansal takes on what is arguably his greatest challenge to date.

    Born and raised in the Sahara, Mohamad realised at an early age that he had a talent for long distance run...

  • Tim Don - The Man with the Halo

    A three-time Olympian, World Champion in triathlon and duathlon with countless ITU World Cup and Ironman podium appearances, Great Britain's Tim Don was a legend even before the 2017 Ironman South American Championship in Florianopolis, Brazil.
    That race cemented Tim's place as a true triathlon ...

  • Endurance with Tim Don

    Tim Don shares his experience of taking on PATAGONMAN and has two words to describe it: real grit.

  • Trail Running Season with Ildiko Wermescher

    One of the most successful European women on the trail running circuit is Hungary’s Ildikó Wermescher an outstandingly experienced long distance runner.

    Throughout the training and competition season, on various stunning locations in Europe, the professional and passionate trail running athlete ...

  • Road to the Ultimate Triathlon: Luke Tyburski

    The sport of triathlon is one of the ultimate tests of fitness and endurance. In 2015 Luke Tyburski, an Australian ex-footballer and endurance adventurer, set himself a task of completing what would become his greatest challenge. Find out what drove Luke to come up with the idea of the Ultimate T...

  • Sean Yates. Back On The Road

    Sean Yates has been announced as the ambassador for Ribble’s e-road bike - the Endurance SLe. Yates, ex Pro Rider (TdF Yellow Jersey winner, TdF and Vuelta stage winner, Tour of Belgium winner & British National Champion), Pro Team Director Sportif and member of the British Cycling Hall of Fame s...

  • THE PURSUIT

    Team KGF, now re-launched as Team HUUB Wattbike, started with four ambitious Derby-based riders’ desire to compete on the world stage. "When we established Team KGF I don't think it was ever an aim to get to a major championship" said Dan Bigham. "The aim as a group of four mates was just to ride...

  • STAGES: Behind The Scenes at the Women's Tour

    Follow the British team Drops Cycling (then Trek-Drops) through their eventful week at the 2018 Women's Tour.
    Filmed and produced by La Pedale, sports director Bob Varney and the team’s riders take viewers on a rollercoaster ride from Suffolk to Conwy. From Abi van Twisk’s opening-day crash to Ev...

  • Jon Albon Ep1

    Episode One reveals some of Jon's training, his preparation for the Ultra Skyrunning World Championships and his thoughts on the up coming Obstacle Course Racing World Championships.

  • Jon Albon Ep3

    In the final episode we follow Jon to Malaysia, Iceland and round up the Autumn Crowns!

  • Jon Albon Ep2

    Episode Two features the Obstacle Course Racing World Championships, Spartan Trifecta World Championships and Jon's plans for the end of the season.