Running The Sahara: Beyond The Expedition

National Geographic
About the Show
An award-winning documentary film crew endure some of the most extreme conditions on earth, as they attempt to document the quest by three ultra-marathoners to run non-stop across the continent of Africa. In an unprecedented feat of human endurance, three ultra-athletes attempt to run across the Sahara desert, 4000 miles, two marathons a day, for more than 100 days. To document this history-making journey, an expedition of award-winning filmmakers set off across Africa, facing some of the most extreme conditions on earth. "Beyond the Expedition" will chronicle the filmmakers' journey behind the scenes of the feature film documentary "Running The Sahara."


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