CBC Short Docs Run as One: The Journey of the Front Runners

In 1967, Winnipeg hosted the fifth Pan American Games. 10 young Indigenous athletes from First Nations across Manitoba were selected to run the Pan Am torch from Minneapolis to Winnipeg — an 800 km, once-in-a-lifetime journey. But just before the athletes arrived at the opening ceremonies, the torch was taken from them and handed to a non-Indigenous athlete, who carried ...
  • 2018
  • 00:19:12
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 08/13/2018

The Moblees Slithering Sun Garden

When Sylvio's Slither Flower stops slithering, he and the Moblees set out for the Slithering Sun Garden to figure out how to make it happy, healthy and slithery again.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/03/2017

Extreme Exposures Soul of Shaolin

Fritz Hoffman takes a unique look at the kung-fu monks in the Shaolin Temple where this martial art was born.
  • 2010
  • 00:23:31
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/06/2016

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News in Review - April 1997 Special Olympics: Taking Part

The Special Olympics Winter Games held in Toronto and Collingwood are the point of departure for examining the social issues and the social values they represent.
  • 1997
  • 00:11:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1997

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Project X Speed

This episode looks at things that go fast and our desire to push the limits of speed. To start, Dr. Fleck makes a trip to the Black Rock Desert to take a look at the North American Eagle, a fighter jet turned into a car that may break the current land speed record. Dr. Alters then visits the Walthamstow Racetrack ...
  • 2008
  • 00:22:39
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

The National Sports drinks and energy drinks unhealthy for kids and teens

Most children and teens shouldn't consume sports and energy drinks, and the products should no longer be marketed to them, the Canadian Paediatric Society says. In a new position statement, the society said sports drinks are high in sugar, which contributes to the obesity epidemic as well as dental cavities.
  • 2017
  • 00:01:58
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 02/12/2018

Alaska Wing Men Suicide Sled Race

The Iron Dog is known as the longest, toughest, most extreme snowmobile race in the world. Racers brave wildly dangerous terrain, bitterly cold temperatures and speeds well over 100 miles an hour in this 2,000-mile endurance race. To make their journey possible, the snowmobile racers on the ground rely on their Alaska Wing Men to be their flying “pit-crew”. Pilots ...
  • 2011
  • 00:45:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/22/2015

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The Moblees Sylvio's Seashell Crawl

When Sylvio discovers a sea shell while crawling, he and the rest of the Moblees decide to return it to the Bubble Bath Sea, where it came from.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/10/2017

The Moblees Sylvio's Strutting Socks

Sylvio’s new strutting socks get out of control and strut away — with Sylvio in them! The other Moblees need to rescue him and find out why the socks are acting so strange.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/10/2017

News in Review - February 2007 Taking the Right To Play to Ethiopia

Right To Play is an international humanitarian organization trying to create a healthier and safer world for children. It uses athletes to help set up sport and play programs in some of the world's poorest countries. In this News in Review story we'll travel to Ethiopia with Canadian Olympic star Clara Hughes. We'll show you what the organization is trying to do ...
  • 2007
  • 00:16:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2007

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