Filmtipp: MEB: The Home Stretch – Dokumentation über die Karriere von Meb Keflezighi

The Home Stretch – Meb Keflezighi


Beim New York City Marathon am 5. November 2017 bestreitet Meb Keflezighi seinen letzten Marathon als Profiläufer. Danach tritt der letzte amerikanische Sieger des Boston & New York Marathons vom Profisport zurück. Runnersworld zeigt ab 31. Oktober die Dokumentation „The Home Stretch“ in 5 Episoden.

For two decades, Meb Keflezighi has been at the forefront of American distance running. Now, on the eve of his retirement, we’re taking a look at his evolution—and his future.
The Home Stretch is a five-part documentary series that follows Meb as he approaches his final professional race: the New York City Marathon. The first episode will premiere Tuesday, October 31, here on, with subsequent episodes to follow each weekday—and the finale the day after the race, on Monday, November 6.


A Starr Media Documentary Series, MEB: The Home Stretch weaves the story of Meb’s final competitive season with the epic story of his journey from a small village in Eritrea to his triumphs on the streets of New York and Boston.

MEB: The Home Stretch

  • Episode 1 – 31.10.2017
  • Episode 2 – 1.11.2017
  • Episode 3 – 2.11.2017
  • Episode 4 – 3.11.2017
  • Episode 5 – 6.11.2017

The Home Stretch | Episode 1-5

Episode 1

Episode 2

Episode 3

Episode 4

Episode 5

Flotrack – Meb’s Last Marathon

Flotrack | Meb’s Last Marathon