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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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Gymnasts React to Tokyo 2020 Postponement in New Double Episode of “All Around” on the Olympic Channel Premiering on 25 April


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MADRID – With the sports world reeling from the ramifications due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, China’s Chen Yile, Russia’s Angelina Melnikova and the United States’ Morgan Hurd learn that the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 have been postponed by one year in a special double episode of All Around. The ninth and tenth episodes of …

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Athletes Experience How Sports Can Positively Change Lives in Olympic Channel’s Inspired By Sport


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MADRID – In the inspirational and emotional new series Inspired by Sport, Olympic athletes invite viewers to experience how sports can positively change lives as they witness first-hand the transformative power of sport through community-based organisations. The five-episode Olympic Channel original series is available worldwide exclusively at olympicchannel.com, and its apps for mobile, Amazon Fire TV, …

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Olympic Channel Presents “Dream Team 1992 Revisited”


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MADRID – Celebrating USA Basketball’s original “Dream Team”, the IOC’s global Olympic Channel presents full event replays from the Olympic Games Barcelona 1992 men’s basketball tournament in “Dream Team 1992 Revisited”. Streaming weekly beginning on Thursday, 16 April at 19:00 EDT, “Dream Team 1992 Revisited” relives the action from all eight Team USA basketball matches …

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Weekend Watch Guide on the Olympic Channel


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MADRID –  Keep yourself in an Olympic state of mind with inspirational athlete stories and some of the most memorable moments behind the Olympic Games. From feature-length films to short-form digital episodes, the Olympic Channel library of original content features something for everyone with more than 70 series and 500 episodes developed with best-in-class production …

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