Ride Like the Wind | Sailing race sees yachts literally flying at over 100km/hr | Sunday Night

(BIRDS SQUAWK) ANGELA COX: Whether I want to or not, I’m about to go where no woman has gone before. (DRAMATIC MUSIC) Whoa! On the fastest racing yacht ever built. They’re called F50s. MAN: How about that?! (OVERLAPPING VOICES) Forget everything you’ve thought about sailing. These boats fly, and we’re about to hit the equivalent…

ESports: the digital revolution has arrived

Are you ready?! This could be the world championship of a major traditional sport. But it’s not because this is eSport, possibly the first major new sport to be invented in over a century. And whether you like it or not competitive video gaming is sweeping the world. Shoreditch, London. Hip, cool and trendy. This…

The Academy of Sport at Itchen Sixth Form College

GLENN: Hello, I’m Glenn Colmer, head of PE at Itchen. For many years now we’ve run a hugely successful Academy of Sport programme. GLENN: Our main aim is to deliver a professional experience for the students. FOOTBALLER: I’ve had Hampshire trials for the Hampshire Colleges’ team, we won the Hampshire Colleges’ League again for the…

Carrara Stadium transformed for GC2018

It’s really exciting, I mean this is what I love to do, I love major championships as well and to be able to drive 10 minutes down the road and be in the Commonwealth Games stadium is something so surreal. It gives you a buzz just walking in the stadium and looking around and imagining…

Mo Farah tests altitude rooms at the Elite Athlete Centre

I’m here at Loughborough University and it’s been eye-opening for me this week. To have seen what athletes have access to… the indoor centre here, outside the track, the swimming… the whole performance thing, I think it’s huge. I think that they’re very lucky, obviously, to have this kind of facility. As me, growing up…