Men’s Volleyball Training with Iran | Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Morning trainings are dedicated more to techniques and afternoon training is dedicated to tactical activities. In the afternoon training, we train as a team, during this session you cannot work on your personal skills And we can’t lose time just because one individual wants to improve his individual skill. Well, as you know in volleyball […]

Former Olympic Hopeful Fighting for Trans Athletes | Identify

(IN 2016, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE RULED THAT (TRANSGENDER ATHLETES COULD COMPETE (WITHOUT UNDERGOING SURGERY. (THIS POLICY MADE HISTORY IN THE SPORTS WORLD, WELCOMING (A NEW GENERATION OF ATHLETES INTO THE OLYMPIC FAMILY. (PAT MANUEL, A HIGHLY DECORATED AMATEUR BOXER, (MISSED THIS RULING BY FOUR YEARS. (THIS IS HIS STORY.) In a boxing match, it’s […]

The Badminton Player who doubles as a Fashion Entrepreneur | Day Jobs

DAY JOBS (SCOTT EVANS BADMINTON IRELAND FASHION ENTREPRENEUR) I was probably more nervous going into my second Olympic Games because now I’ve done it once, I should be able to do it again. Then they called my name and I walked out and the whole stadium just went totally insane. It was something really special. […]

Football vs Rhythmic Gymnastics: Margarita Mamun & Heather O’Reilly Switch | Sports Swap Challenge

(SPORTS SWAP) Margarita Mamun. Russian. Rhythmic gymnastics. This is Mamun’s moment. Dedicated, funny and very calm. How did she do that? A gold medal performance for Margarita Mamun. Heather O’Reilly from United States and I play football. Oh, what a brilliant goal! Determined, athletic, fierce. That was sheer quality. I’m very proud I won gold […]

Taekwondo Star Challenges YouTubers to a Workout Challenge | Hitting the Wall

So, Kelsey Lee, let me ask you a little question. When was the last time you were in a flight? – Don’t want to talk about it. – Wow, that bad? But we are meeting Lutalo today. We are. He’s a taekwondo Olympian. Yes, he is. I’m really looking forward to it. I think I’m […]

The Story of the Best Volleyball Team in Olympic History | Arriba Cuba

Competing at the Olympic Games requires an absolute sacrifice. For women, that sacrifice is even bigger. I sacrificed everything for 12 straight years. (ARRIBA CUBA: LAS MORENAS DEL CARIBE) The story of “The Caribbean Girls” is, without a doubt, one of the most compelling in Cuban Olympic history. In 1978, at the World Championship, playing […]

Sumo Volleyball – Olympians vs Influencers | The Global Games

Previously on Global Games, our Olympians and social influencers went head-to-head in the chicken-fight boxing challenge, and Olympian Mikael and influencer Hendo came out the ultimate victors, garnering them each a gold medal, and the lead in the overall medal count. Will they keep their streak going? We’ll find out. Welcome to Global Games, where […]

Carolina Marin wants to play Rafael Nadal at Badminton | Infrequently Asked Questions

Hola, soy Carolina Marín y tú estás viendo el Canal Olímpico Lágrimas de alegría para Marín, la primera española en ganar un oro olímpico en este deporte Carolina, ¿te gusta vestir largos tacones cuando no estás entrenando o compitiendo? ¿Te gustaría jugar bádminton en la playa? ¿Contra qué famoso deportista te gustaría para jugar en […]

Anatomy of A Rugby Player: How Strong Is Olympic Medallist Tom Mitchel?

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian… Now we’re working, come on! – ..testing, analysing… – Dig deep, come on! ..going behind the stats of an elite athlete as we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF A RUGBY PLAYER) The physical […]

How Eye-Tracking Can Enhance Badminton Performance | The Tech Race

Welcome to The Tech Race. Where do we look? Why are there things we miss? How does an athlete’s peripheral vision match up to their competition? (PRECISION, PERFORMANCE, POWER, DATA, TRAINING, SPEED) (ENDURANCE, GADGET, BADMINTON EYE-TRACKING SYSTEM) Technology allows us to track and measure eye activity. The results of eye-tracking can be amazing, directly affecting […]