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…

The Story of Handball Great Didier Dinart | Legends Live On

It was my duty, my mission to win the Olympics. Didier was the general of their defence. The greatest defender in a decade. (LEGENDS LIVE ON) (GUADELOUPE) When Didier was born, he weighed over eight pounds and was two feet long. He was already quite big. We are in the jungle. This is my childhood…

The Funniest Table Tennis Match in HISTORY

He’s looking forward to this match To see whether Saive will have any jawbreaking action during the match I’m totally excited European players are better at receiving “heavy” strikes are they going to spin around? they’re going to do it! it was so close he even had it all planned out If the last point…

The Curse of the Olympic Flame

Wow, okay, I’m gonna be doing some real history for once. Twenty-eight hundred years ago they were these guys called the Greeks. They’re extinct now, but when they were around they invented the Olympics. “Lemme touch it.” “No.” To start the games, they would take a bunch of virgins – not that kind -(would hope…