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Against All Odds

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Inspiring stories of athletes who’ve overcome great personal and professional adversity before finding success at the highest levels.

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The strangest moments, Athletes before they were Superstars, Records under the microscope and more. All the shows of the Olympic Channel, including every episode available, just one click away.
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What's inside...
The strangest moments, Athletes before they were Superstars, Records under the microscope and more. All the shows of the Olympic Channel, including every episode available, just one click away.
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A Colombian hero's final salvation

"You need to have guts when you’re up against it. You need a dream, a goal and above all your family. "

Oscar Figueroa, Weightlifting, COL

The Silver tale from Salt Lake City

“You might see me for somebody who went to the Olympics, and I got a nice watch, I got a nice ring, I have all these things. None of this would’ve been possible had I not gone through the things I went through.”

Bill Schuffenhauer

Desert and gold

Enhamed Enhamed Mohamed Yadih ist considered to be among the most successful Paralympic athletes having won a total of nine Olympic medals stretching from Athens 2004 to London 2012.

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