Sports Quest

Captivating stories of challenge and triumph - set against the most wild, rugged and idyllic locations. From kayaking the remote untamed Kawkusus in Russia, cave trekking Oman, to windsurfing the Virgin Islands... an invigorating series that pits man against nature.

Sports Quest | Queen Maud Land

Sports Quest | Queen Maud Land

Welcome once again to Sports Quest, where this week we head to a truly epic environment as a pair of German climbers tackle one of the most challenging peaks in Antarctica. The ultimate stage of the journey took the crew to its final destination, the base camp at the bottom of the Holtanna. The extreme climbers got to see the unique beauty of Queen Maud Land for the very first time.

Sports Quest | Fruita Fat Tire Festival

Sports Quest | Fruita Fat Tire Festival

Welcome once again to Sports Quest. This week we head to Colorado in the USA, where the small town of Fruita has earned itself a reputation as the countries newest action sports mecca. Catching up first with the man who has been instrumental in building its reputation. Festival organiser Troy Rarick.

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Sports Quest | Marathon of the Ardeche

Sports Quest | Marathon of the Ardeche

Welcome once again to Sports Quest, reporting on events from the big outdoors. Olympic champions, world champions, high-level athletes from all disciplines and also occasional paddlers will set off in this 24th year of the famous legendary descent from Vallon Pont d'Arc to St Martin d'Ardèche. En route negotiating some of the most spectacular scenery in all of France.

Sports Quest | Oetzal Cycle Marathon

Sports Quest | Oetzal Cycle Marathon

Welcome once again to Sports Quest. A mountain back drop again this week as thousands of professional and amateur riders head to Austria for what’s become one of the epics of the cycling endurance event calendar. Now in its thirtieth year, this is the Oetzal Cycle Marathon, 4200 cyclists line up to take part in this very special anniversary.

Sports Quest | European Alps

Sports Quest | European Alps

Welcome once again to Sports Quest and we're deep in the heart of the European Alps this week, taking in the thrills of an event, which literally crosses a border, to make the most of some of the best mountain biking terrain on offer in both Switzerland and France.

Sports Quest | Ultimate Free-Ride Thrill

Sports Quest | Ultimate Free-Ride Thrill

Welcome once again to Sports Quest. We are heading to the wilds of South America, in the company of six of Europe’s best skiers and boarders as they head deep into the Andes in search of the Ultimate Free-ride Thrill.

Sports Quest | Patagonia Expedition Race

Sports Quest | Patagonia Expedition Race

Welcome once again to Sports Quest - events from the edge. And we return to one of the wildest corners of South America this week as the impossibly remote Tierra del Fuego plays host to some of the best Adventure races in the world, competing for the top spot on the Patagonia Expedition race.

Sports Quest | Tierra del Fuego

Sports Quest | Tierra del Fuego

Welcome once again to Sports Quest the competitive edge taken to the extreme outdoors. One of our wildest locations this week as an international field of adventure racers take on one of the most hostile environments on the planet. Trekking, mountain biking, kayaking the entire length of Tierra del Fuego.

Sports Quest | Abu Dhabi Adventure Challenge

Sports Quest | Abu Dhabi Adventure Challenge

Welcome once again to Sports Quest, events from the big outdoors. And it is over to the epic sands of the UAE we go to this week with highlights of the Abu Dhabi Adventure Challenge. Multi discipline racing in a truly wild environment, one of the hardest multi-sport adventure races in the world.

Sports Quest | Kayakers

Sports Quest | Kayakers

Welcome to Sports Quest, the show that takes sport to the outer limits. This week we hitch a ride on an awesome tour of the worlds wildest and inaccessible white water spots in the company of a team of specialist kayakers, who have made a career in tackling the impossible a trip to the vast interior of Greenland, with Endless ice sheets, freezing cold and millions of mosquitoes.