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Chasing Perfection

US sprint legend Michael Johnson explores the unique set of factors that takes a global population of seven billion and produces a tiny band of athletes that become champions. In this episode, he follows the path from birth to the elite start line to see how performance is affected by science and technology. Why are the New Zealand All Blacks so good? How are the Brazilian Paralympics team preparing for Rio 2016? Plus: the wearable technologies that make athletes faster and stronger.

Genre: Documentary

Running Time: 55 minutes (approx)

When is Chasing Perfection next on TV?

It's next showing on Channel 4 January 4th, 2017, 1:55am and on Channel 4 Plus 1 January 4th, 2017, 2:55am. See more...