What is the toughest Olympic Sport? | Burning Questions

Several Olympic sports lay claim to being the toughest. The technicality of speed skating, the skill of figure skating, the bravery of ski jumping. But there are few sports on the planet that are as notoriously tough as the dreaded biathlon. (BURNING QUESTIONS – WHAT IS THE TOUGHEST OLYMPIC SPORT?) Combining gruelling cross-country skiing with shooting – No, it’s not […]

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How To Improve Your Swimming Stroke Technique ft. Coach Jack Bauerle | Olympians’ Tips

How To Improve Your Swimming Stroke Technique ft. Coach Jack Bauerle | Olympians’ Tips

Hi, I’m Jack Bauerle, Olympic swimming coach. And I’m here to help you with some of your swimming needs. Everything that we’ll be doing here today has been practised umpty-ump times by our swimmers, so it becomes second nature and basically motor memory. Looking at the fly stroke right here. Just got to make sure the recovery is easy, you […]

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Figure Skating vs Ice Hockey | Who Will be Best at the Other Sport? | Sports Swap Challenge

Figure Skating vs Ice Hockey | Who Will be Best at the Other Sport? | Sports Swap Challenge

(SPORTS SWAP) I’m Herberts Vasiljevs, Latvia, ice hockey. Herberts Vasiljevs! I love fast-paced hockey, the challenge, the competition and when a goal is scored, it’s unbelievable! (3-TIME OLYMPIAN, (TURIN 2006, VANCOUVER 2010, SOCHI 2014) I’m Valentina Marchei and I’m a figure skater from Italy. The good thing about our sport is there are no copies. Being yourself, we are all […]

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Karate Vs Fencing – Can They Switch Sports? | Sports Swap Challenge

Karate Vs Fencing – Can They Switch Sports? | Sports Swap Challenge

(SPORTS SWAP)(KENTA CHIDA JPN. FENCING)(AGE: 32 HEIGHT: 170cm WEIGHT: 70kg)Kenta Chida.(OLYMPIC GAMES LONDON 2012 SILVER MEDALLIST)(HIROTO GOMYO JPN KARATE)(AGE: 21 HEIGHT: 172cm WEIGHT: 67kg)(ASIAN KARATE CHAMPIONSHIPS 2015 BRONZE MEDALLIST)Wow!(SPORTS SWAPKARATE FENCING FENCING KARATE)(FENCING HAS BEEN AN OLYMPIC SPORT SINCE ATHENS 1896)How do you do? I’m Kenta Chida, nice to meet you.Pleased to meet you too, I’m Hiroto Gomyo.The starting stance […]

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Wrestling vs Rugby 7s – Can They Switch Sports? | Sports Swap Challenge

Wrestling vs Rugby 7s – Can They Switch Sports? | Sports Swap Challenge

Hi, I’m Sam Cross. I’m from Wales. I’m part of the Team GB Rugby 7s team. (AGE 25, HEIGHT 100CM, WEIGHT 103KG) Rugby 7s is fast and action-packed, it’s exciting, it’s high scoring. (SILVER MEDALLIST, RIO 2016) I’m Sofia Mattsson from Sweden and I’m an Olympic wrestler in the 53 kilo category. (AGE 28, HEIGHT 164CM, WEIGHT 53KG) We need […]

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Breaking’s best takes over South Korea and the sport | Olympic Outposts

Breaking’s best takes over South Korea and the sport | Olympic Outposts

Though breaking started in the streets of the United States, Korean B-Boys have recently been dominating the competition. With breaking coming to Korea about 15 years ago, teams here are now reaching world rank status. We’re here to see the journey that got them here, what allows them to rapidly become the best in the game, and how they continue […]

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