Leighton, an Athlete Wrestling with a Python

(lighthearted music) Male Voiceover: Sculpture presented a real problem in the 19th century. When one thinks about the developments and the changes in painting, reinventing painting for a new world, we think of the rise of the industrial culture in painting as a subject, we think of the landscape that was made accessible because of…

The First Century [Penn Athletics] (1965)

[♪ Toast Song ♪] Benjamin Franklin proposed that to keep youth in health and strength and render active their bodies they be frequently exercised in running and leaping, wrestling and swimming. 215 years later at the end of the first century of intercollegiate athletics at the University of Pennsylvania, we can proudly say we have…

World Champion Reza Yazdani’s Fight for the Olympics | Generation Rise

Superstar freestyle wrestler Reza Yazdani is an Iranian national hero. He’s pushing himself to the limit to win the most important goal of his career. Olympic Gold. In the Middle East and North Africa, the next generation of athletes rise. An elite force, exceeding expectation… ..to reach gold. These are their stories… ..through their eyes….