An inspiring series that recognises the importance of the many courageous acts that has brought about change, in sport and well beyond.
A journey behind the scenes to explore very personal and emotive aspects of elite sport, with rarely told stories of courage, fortitude and self-belief in overcoming adversity in the pursuit of success. Featuring Muhammed Ali, Serena Williams, Tiger Woods, Pele, Magic Johnson, Colin Kaepernick, Simone Biles and many more high-profile sporting icons.
This Rising series will air on 18 occasions over the period 31st Jan – 25th Feb and during the Black History Day on 19th February – making it ideal for targeted/campaign sponsorship – notably for brands wanting to align socially positive, personal and inspiring stories around sport.
Two new episodes are scheduled back-to-back every weeknight in prime time (8.00pm & 8.30pm), throughout Black History Month in February, encouraging regular daily viewership.