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Sports on Fire

Sports on Fire

1 Season
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The six-ep series explores world-changing moments when elite athletes are caught in the epicentre of modern history's pivotal events.
Documentary, Sports

  • PG
  • Language
  • Mature Themes


  • A Cold War

    1. A Cold War

    Three Canadian hockey greats remember the 1972 Summit Series.

    25m 30s

  • The Race for Race

    2. The Race for Race

    The life of Jesse Owens, an African-American who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics.

    25m 30s

  • Terrolympics

    3. Terrolympics

    Twelve Israeli athletes were taken hostage and killed during the 1972 Olympics.

    25m 51s

  • She Runs Like a Man

    4. She Runs Like a Man

    Truths and stories about gender in sports.

    25m 31s

  • Born On The Bottle

    5. Born On The Bottle

    Iconic moments in sports history.

    25m 28s

  • All the Rage

    6. All the Rage

    The complexity, hysteria and hypocrisy of performance enhancing drugs in sport.

    25m 26s