EP 1. Boxing star Kadiru a 'typical' German
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Profiles of what it means to be a first-generation athlete in Europe as they try to balance national and personal identities.
Born to Ghanaian parents but raised in Hamburg, Youth Olympic Games gold medallist Peter Kadiru feels like a typical German.
Greek-born slalom canoeist Sideris Tasiadis found the focus and drive to win Olympic silver after embracing his new German surroundings.
Rose Thomas reveals how her African and French upbringing gave her a love of rugby and realisation sport can conquer the fear of racism.
How war in Somalia and love of sport saved Bashir Abdi's life and shaped his future as a proud and grateful Belgian middle-distance runner.
Synchronised swimming triplets Anna Maria, Eirini and Vasiliki Alexandri leave home to embrace their new "stress free" life in Austria.
Youth Olympic Games gold-medallist Grace Bullen was born in a refugee camp in Eritrea and moved to Norway when she was four.