New Zealand where the harsh conditions of the southern ocean provide the perfect platform for the Cold Water Classic surfing.
Sports Quest joins over 2000 athletes facing the ultimate endurance test in Iron Man Australia from Port Macquarie. The tropical island of Hainan hosts the Kite Course World Racing Championships, where the competitors require speed, stamina and tactics in equal measure if they are to succeed.
It is the long-cherished dream of any outdoor athlete to explore new terrain, to ride a trail that has never been attempted before. Hans Rey the worlds most experienced Freerider and Mountain Bike Explorer, and a team of massively talented riders take on the mysterious and previously in accessible Roop Kund Lake in the Indian Himalayas.
Hans Rey – Philippines - join Mountain biking hard travelling man Hans Rey as he sets out to the Philippines in search of an adventure and a brand new challenge. At 2,462 metres above sea-level Mount Mayon is one of the most active volcanoes in the region and also with it’s classic conical profile one of the most recognisable in the world.
Patagonian Expedition Race - The World’s Last Wild Race… Twenty teams will start the race, only half will finish, this is the story of their race and of the uncompromising beauty of Patagonia. It’s a story of sportsmanship and unity of perseverance and suffering of adventure and reward.
Sports Quest heads to South Africa for an extreme test of endurance riding skills at the Absa Cape Epic. We visit the spectacular action from New Zealand’s Southern Alps at the World Heli Challenge.
Sports Quest heads to South Africa for an extreme test of endurance riding skills at the Absa Cape Epic. We visit the spectacular white water of the Oztla Valley in Austria for the Adidas Sickline and follow 200 teams of Ski Mountaineers as they attack the final stage of the Pierra Menta in the French Alps.
Patagonian Expedition Race continued… one of the wildest and remote corners on earth Tierra del Fuego in South America, where the battle to win the Patagonian Expedition race continues. 154 racers divided into 14 teams began the race at the Northern Extreme of the Island, with a 16-kilometre trek and 110-mile bike section.
Extreme Snow Freeriding is becoming more and more popular. Sports Quest takes an inside look at the Extreme Athletes who dare to take the leap down to steep off-piste mountains in Austria. South Africa is the next destination, and we find out what it takes as an Amateur and Professional to battle the rugged terrain on Cape Epic by Mountain Bike.
Sports Quest ventures to the slopes of Mount Corvatsch in the Swiss Alps as teams of Freeskiers and Boarders from around the world take part in Engadin Snow. And then we head down under as over 2000 athletes take on the course at Port Macquarie in a quest to become Australia’s Iron Man.
Abu Dhabi Desert Adventure Challenge - the epic sands of the UAE featuring highlights of the Abu Dhabi Adventure Challenge, multi discipline racing in a truly wild environment. Featuring the 4th edition of this race which is as treacherous as it is scenic. The 420 km challenge starts with a twentyone-kilometre adventure triathlon round the city of Abu Dhabi followed by canoeing, running, swimming and orienteering.