From Career Threatening Injury at 18 to Snowboard Olympic Champion at 22 | Against All Odds

Snowboard cross isn’t just a sport for me. It’s much more. It’s my life. The Olympic final is go. Look at that, Michela Moioli’s made great progress. Oh, the edge is touched. What happened to Michela Moioli on that last jump? But that wasn’t the end. For me it was just the beginning. OLYMPIC CHANNEL […]

Irish jockey almost falls off horse but wins race after incredible recovery

An incredible recovery. It’s the ride of the season.

Anatomy of a Steeplechaser: How their Physique Helps Their Stamina

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes, to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian… That’s it, come on! ..as we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF A STEEPLECHASER) In the track and field programme, the 3,000-metres steeplechase really is one of those brutal events. Classically when you look […]

Anatomy Of a Weightlifter: What are their Biggest Strengths?

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes, to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian. That’s it, come on! As we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF A WEIGHTLIFTER) Weightlifting is an incredibly transient sport, in other words, it only lasts for very short periods of time, just seconds. […]

KT Tape: Tennis Elbow

I’m Chris Harper and I’m here with Makayla to demonstrate application for tennis elbow. Tennis elbow is when you have pain on the outside portion of your elbow, and this may be caused from overuse of forearm muscles, or from racquet sports, especially when you have an improperly sized racket grip, or gripping objects while […]

Anatomy of a Swimmer – How does Olympic champion Abbey Weitzeil generate speed?

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes to find out what it takes to make it true Olympians As we push their bodies to the max When we look at Sprint swimmers what we’re looking for is a very high anaerobic capacity an ability to cope with high intensity exercise add on top of […]

Anatomy of an Ice Hockey Player: the Strength and Recovery of Jenn Wakefield

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian… That’s it, come on! ..as we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF AN ICE HOCKEY PLAYER) Ice hockey is a team game really like no other. They come onto the ice at 100%, they […]

Anatomy Of A Figure Skater: What Are Maé-Bérénice Méité’s Hidden Powers?

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes, to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian. That’s it, come on! As we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF A FIGURE SKATER) Now, what we expect a figure skater to be is number one – strong. In addition to that, they […]