The story is set with teenagers at a summer camp. Ellie has the reputation as the best racer, but has confidence issues and is met with a very competitive spirit, Annabelle whom wants to make the Olympics team. Annabelle alienates Ellie and as a result loses respect which includes her boyfriend Lawrence. As the final race nears, Ellie has to make a decision to overcome something she never has, and if so will get the good things in life, which doesn't just mean winning the race. HURDLES is an action tale about confidence, and whether ones full potential can grow when no longer suppressed.