Victoria Pendleton: Jousting With An Olympic Champion

I’m Victoria Pendleton, double Olympic gold medallist cyclist, and now amateur jockey, and I’m here at English Heritage Kenilworth Castle to try some jousting. Jousters were the Olympians of their day. They had a drive that probably only our best sportsmen have today. Come and meet my horse Duke. Hello, Duke! I have been very…

If Olympics Took Place in Minecraft

*music* *hit sound effect* *Sad music” *Inspirational music* Breaking news. It seems that people and mobs all around Mincraft are preparing for the largest athletic event in history we will provide coverage on the Minecraft olympics as time goes on. Stay tuned. Main Reporter: Welcome back to Minecraft Olympic swimming. I’m here with reporter Ray,…

Jousting: The Ultimate Sport

Today we’ve been at the physio and sports science centre at the University of Bath to access the physical characteristics of a jousting athlete or a knight. We’ve been measuring endurance, strength, agility and core stability. But there’s other factors that come into this that make it much harder. So once the armour goes on,…

Event Coordination Tools | Sport Event Management

Hi, today we’re going to look at three key event coordination tools that I find have really made a difference in my career, in my delivery of events as an event manager. We’ve had a chance to look at some of the event management activities, and we’ve already done a good job of developing our…

Kayaking on snow – Red Bull Snowkayak Lithuania 2012

Welcome to all registered and ready to participate in the “Red Bull Snow Kayak” event! Currently the practice session is in progress… but don’t waste all of your energy…your going to need it for this event. Listen, did I hit the finish line? This is so awesome! Everything went well today, I was really lucky….

Patagonia deep-water soloing – Red Bull Psicobloc 2012

We are in the Chilean Patagonia, one of the most beautiful spots in the world and it’s incredible being able to be here doing Psicobloc. There is no rope, there’s no correcting, and there’s no harness. You go completely free, and the fall is into the water. I think that more than the height or…

Taiwan’s first Red Bull Soapbox Race 2013

This is the first Red Bull Soapbox race held in Taiwan and this event is new to me! A lot of people came out even in the hot weather. The event brought a lot of passionate people together. All the team members are speed lovers and each team’s design looks amazing. We can see that…