Gold Doesn't Shine on Everything

The first scene in our extended documentary, we stumbled on this lucky two-minute shot. A couple jocular runners were giving us an earful about wanting to dunk like an NBA player. Meanwhile, a bunch of 4-minute milers stepped up to the line drawn in the dirt track. Asking a “piki-piki” (swahili for motorcycle) driver to give me a ride while I filmed the runners, we immediately spooked them into running a 55-second first lap. Somehow the camera remained steadier than my beating heart.

# vimeo.com/51364163 Uploaded 497 Plays / / 0 Comments Watch in Couch Mode

Follow

Gold Doesn't Shine on Everything

Gabriela Baiter

This channel profiles the Kenyan runner through a blend of interviews, stories and exposés that reveal why there's more to winning than altitude.

Shout Box

Browse This Channel

Channels are a simple, beautiful way to showcase and watch videos. Browse more Channels. Channels