2/30 Unlike the French, was it our bonding love of cricket that prevented a revolution?
1/30 Claire visits Rugby School, which can claim to be the birthplace of the modern Olympics.
30/30 Clare Balding explores the cultural importance of the great triviality that is sport.
29/30 Clare Balding explores the way television has changed our relationship with sport forever.
28/30 Clare Balding explores the demise of the amateurism in rugby union.
27/30 Clare Balding explains how the 1960s saw women athletes finally take centre stage.
26/30 Clare asks why and when the British government got involved in sport.
25/30 Clare Balding takes a look at Britain's most successful export ever - football.
24/30 Clare Balding on the demise of the amateur gentleman and the rise of the professional.
23/30 Clare Balding is at Silverstone to explore how Britain led the way in motor racing.