Chasing Perfection

Sports science has changed immeasurably in the past 20 years. This two-part series looks at the science and psychology of elite athletes, and provides insight into excellence strategies that can relate to disciplines beyond sport. Presented by renowned sprinter Michael Johnson, this series explores how science has had an impact on the world of professional sport and its role in creating exceptional athletes.

Episodes

Air Date: July 20, 2017 - 48:20
Michael Johnson explores the difference between the crowd at the starting line and the serial champions who end up on the podium time and time again.
Air Date: July 13, 2017 - 47:20
Michael Johnson examines how athletes' performance is affected by science and technology.