The Story


Dirt track racer Sean Weathers was at the top of his unstoppable career, scores of fans, and an adoring daughter. When a rivalry with another racer turns personal, the ego that propelled him to success causes a tragedy, sending his life into a tailspin.

Jack Reed was attempting to make up for past mistakes. He had prospered as a businessman but failed as a family man. In a sudden turn of events, his chances for reconciliation are ripped from his grasp.

Sean and Jack’s lives collide, and an unexpected bond forms between them. Working through a painful journey of healing together, they each learn about second chances and the true freedom only forgiveness can offer.

meet the crew

Victory Begins In the Heart

Judd Brannon


With over 20 years of video production experience, Judd Brannon is excited to produce “Champion". With a vision for bringing stories to life, Judd has had the opportunity to direct and produce multiple video projects. Judd’s initial success came with the music video “For Freedom,” featuring the music of Grammy-nominated artist, Avalon, and was selected to be a part of Sean Hannity’s “Freedom Tour.” Last year Judd was part of the crew for the Kendrick’s upcoming feature “War Room.” Currently Judd serves the people of First Woodstock in Atlanta, GA where he is the staff video producer. Judd is thankful for the support of his wife and two awesome boys.

Steve Hyland


Steve has over 30 years of business experience in Management and Marketing with the last 28 years at Coca-Cola North America. He also help lead the Coca-Cola Christian Fellowship focusing employees to exercise their faith at-work. Prayer has been a passion of his life and he has shared this passion with others at Men’s Conferences, Sunday School or to individuals that need someone to pray for them. He has experienced the power of God working to those who will ask and believe! Steve has been married to his wonderful wife Karen for 32 years and has three children Scott, David and Jennifer.

David Cook


David began working with media 14 years ago, while on the mission field in Spain, with radio and television. In 2009 God placed it on his heart to get involved in feature filmmaking. After in-depth training with Advent Film Group, David served in several departments on feature films including "Alone Yet Not Alone”, "Hero", "Touched by Grace" and the epic "Beyond the Mask.” Recent projects include working as line producer for "Princess Cut", production manager for "Polycarp", assistant location manager for the Kendrick's "War Room", and line producer on "Badge of Faith."

Allen Minott

Assistant Director

Allen is a veteran filmmaker and true team leader, with a heart for seeing others reached for God's kingdom. Some of his recent successful movies include Letters to God, The Song, and Trust Fund. Al began his career as a production grip, learning every aspect of the business, working his way up the movie "ladder". Allen resides in Fort Myers, Florida. Recently He served as Assistant Director on the Kendrick Brother's "War Room.”

David Oster

Associate Producer

David Oster developed a passion for filmmaking and storytelling at a young age. He graduated from the University of Georgia with degrees in Media Arts and Film Studies. He was one of forty recipients of the annual Academy of Television Arts and Sciences internship program in Los Angeles. Starting out in the film industry, he worked in the assistant director department on films and television shows like “42”, “Hunger Games: Catching Fire”, and “The Vampire Diaries". More recently he has worked as assistant to writer/director David Ayer, actor/director Casey Affleck and more. He has also produced and directed several web commercial projects for brands like Reebok, Footlocker, and Mizuno.

Marshall Green

Racing Lead

Marshall is a former dirt track world champion, voted in the top 25 of all time Super Late Model Drivers. Marshall now owns and operates Capital Race Cars, manufacturing the chassis and the majority of parts and components in the sport of dirt late model racing. Capital Race Cars has impacted the sport with hundreds of victories in only three season’s, including the Eldora DREAM, back to back ULTIMATE Series Championships, local track championships, as well as CRATE Late Model Championships. Marshall lives in Woodstock, Georgia and has been married to Mia for 20 years; they have two beautiful girls, Macy and Marla.

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