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Olympic Channel Welcomes Teqball And Wheelchair Basketball Governing Bodies


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MADRID – The Olympic Channel today announced that it has reached agreements with the international governing bodies for teqball and wheelchair basketball to collaborate on content for the International Olympic Committee’s global media platform. The two new cooperation agreements bring the number of the Olympic Channel’s federation partners to 95. The International Federation of Teqball …

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World-Class Athletes Inspire Viewers To Start Their Impossible In Olympic Channel’s What Moves Me Presented By Toyota


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MADRID – With one year to go to next summer’s Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 hosted in 2021, Olympic and Paralympic elite athletes share personal stories from coping with uncertainty to building resilience in the new original series What Moves Me Presented by Toyota. The six-episode Olympic Channel web series premieres worldwide on Monday, …

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Olympic Channel Documentary “Rulon” About The Extraordinary Journey Of An Ordinary Man To Premiere 21 July


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MADRID –  American Greco-Roman wrestler Rulon Gardner’s inspirational story of beating the odds is featured in the upcoming Olympic Channel original documentary, RULON, in celebration of the 20th anniversary of Gardner’s victory over the world’s most dominant wrestler and three-time reigning Olympic champion, Aleksandr Karelin of Russia at the Olympic Games Sydney 2000. RULON premieres worldwide …

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Olympic Channel’s “The Iron Hammer” to Premiere 7 June in the “We Are One” Film Festival Benefiting the World Health Organisation


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MADRID – Featuring the inspiring life and career of international volleyball icon Lang Ping, the Olympic Channel original film The Iron Hammer documents how Lang moved abroad after captaining the Chinese national team to a historic gold medal at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympic Games to forge a trailblazing career as a national team coach …

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Olympic Channel Releases Official Trailer for “Rulon Gardner Won’t Die”


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MADRID – At the Olympic Games Sydney 2000, Greco-Roman wrestler Rulon Gardner beat the world’s most dominant wrestler and three-time reigning Olympic champion, Aleksandr Karelin of Russia, propelling him to stardom. But what came after the ‘miracle on the mat’ was even more unpredictable. Gardner’s incredible story is featured in the upcoming Olympic Channel feature-length documentary, Rulon Gardner Won’t …

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Olympic Channel Announces New Slate of Five Rings Films Sports Documentaries


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MADRID – After achieving one of the biggest upsets in Olympic history, wrestler Rulon Gardner struggled with his newfound stardom amidst a constant battle with life’s struggles. In Rulon Gardner Won’t Die, Gardner shares his personal journey from his humble roots growing up on a Wyoming farm to finding fame at the Olympic Games Sydney 2000 …

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