ATHLETE is a 2009 sports documentary film directed by Dave Lam. The movie profiles four everyday athletes who train for marathons and triathlons. It examines how and why each individual balances family and life with the rigors of training.
Subjects in the film include:
Filming began in September 2006 and lasted 12 months. Filmed on location in New York City, Syracuse, Lake Placid (NY), Long Branch (NJ), Miami, Jacksonville (FL), Raleigh-Durham (NC), Boone (NC), Lake Winnipesaukee (NH) and Washington DC.
Races featured in the documentary: