In 1983, Ron Grant became the first person to run 13,383 kilometres of Australian coast.
How the national football team helped the country's fight for independence in 1971.
How Kulsoom Abdullah won the right to compete in weightlifting in Islamic dress.
In 2009 Brian O'Driscoll led Ireland to their first Six Nations championship in 61 years
How the British invented downhill skiing at the start of the 20th Century.
When Lisa Lindahl couldn't find a comfortable bra to run in, she decided to design one
How sporting victory in 1995 helped unite South Africa after apartheid.
The British adventurer who was seriously injured on a climb, but returned 18 years later.
The first international sports event for LGBT athletes was held in San Francisco in 1982.
The inspiring story of the first woman to ride in America's top horse race.