Director and former PCT thru-hiker JB Benna follows Hortons journey and discovers who he really is. Learn about UltraRunning, the PCT, and the history of this amazing person through interviews with todays best endurance athletes, his family, and David himself.
A great adventure, a movie that makes you laugh, and a movie that makes you cry.
What drives David to such extreme challenges?
What does it take to become THE RUNNER?
"Many filmmakers throw their hearts into their work, but Director JB Benna sacrafices his body as well. An inspirational film." -- Reno Gazette Journal, May 1, 2006
"Trail extremists and casual runners alike will find endless inspiration in The Runner." -- Trail Runner Magazine, July, 2006