We track four people on their journey.
We speak to Israeli Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely
07 Aug 2013 12:07 GMT | Business & Economy, Sport
Ever heard of Viking Chess?
The Kubb World Championships?
Well, it's a simple game - and one contested by over 1,000 people from 22 nations on the Swedish Island of Gotland.
Matt Rumsey reports from the sporting festival.
Source: Al Jazeera
For centuries the traditional Moroccan sport of Tibourida has been dominated by men, but now times are changing.
Al Jazeera's Andy Richardson travels to Kenya to discover the affects of altitude training on the world's top athletes.
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