Matthew Beecroft

THE FINAL HURDLE

BBC STORYVILLE | FULWELL 73

The extraordinary story of former a Commonwealth hurdler, who in the face of failing to qualify for the British Olympic team decides to apply for Indian citizenship in order to qualify to run for the Indian Olympic team. The documentary follows Liam and close friend Igi, to train at a high altitude of 7500 metres in the Himalayan foothills at the remote hill station of Chail.