About Human to Hero


Human to Hero gets to the heart of what it takes to be a sporting star. The show explores the discipline, dedication and determination involved, as well as the sources of inspiration for the world's best athletes.

Watch Human to Hero at these times (all GMT):
Every Wednesday on World Sport at 1600 and 2130, and Thursdays on World Sport at 0430 and 1130.
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Human to Hero next meets Christian Taylor, the men's Olympic triple-jump champion.

When the 24-year-old American won gold at London 2012, he was the youngest to do so in 100 years.

Following foot and knee injuries, Taylor made the decision to change his takeoff foot as he chases the world record of 18.29 meters.

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