Mountain of Greatness

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In 2012, a small group of ultra runners helped put trail running on the map in Tanzania. They also helped Simon Mtuy realize his long standing dream of running around the base of Mount Kilimanjaro.  These athletes ran more than 260 kilometers in eight days, through deep tropical valleys, high mountain ridge lines and across open plains. The five international and five local Tanzanian endurance athletes became the first people to circumnavigate the tallest free standing mountain in the world on foot.

Mountain of Greatness has been screened at the following venues:
Rainshadow Running Film Festival, Washington, USA, March 2013
Trails in Motion Film Festival, Durban, South Africa, April 2013
The Moshi Club, Moshi, Tanzania, April 2013
Midwest Mountaineering Expo, Minneapolis, USA, April 2013
Patagonia, Boulder, USA, May 2013
San Francisco Running Company, Mill Valley, USA, June 2013
Mountain Running Film Festival, Missoula, USA, November 2013
Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival, Vancouver, Canada, February 2014
New Zealand Mountain Film Festival, Wanaka & Queenstown, NZ, July 2014
U.S. Trail Running Conference Film Festival, Estes Park, USA, October 2015