Belga Sport is back. Between 2007 and 2013 programmed Canvas 50 episodes of the acclaimed series. Last year, eight new episodes made and there are now another eight documentaries about the memorable moments and heroes from the Belgian sporting history. Four of them are this autumn’s broadcast and four in the spring of 2019.
On the basis of archival footage and interviews with the parties involved, and kroongetuigen going to Belga Sport in search of new insights, the full truth and the correct meaning of this historic sports event.
The new series brings this autumn, stories about:
the national estafetteploeg on the 4 x 100 metres in the women, between 2000 and 2008
the breakthrough in the veldritcarrière of Sven Nys in 2004
the victory of Belgium against Argentina in the openingsmatch of the world cup in Spain in 1982
the career of rider Eric Wauters
This ninth series of Belga Sport is again a production of Woestijnvis. The comment is still of the former VRT sports journalist Carlos De Veene.
From Monday 1 October at 21.30 h. on Canvas and vrtnu.be.