Challenge

Challenge

1992 - 2006, Adventure, Other
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Episode Guide

  • Challenge - Everest (Episode 120)
    Episode 120:

    Everest

    Tony Griffiths, a mountain-bike enthusiast from Wales, tries to make it to the summit of Mount Everest.

  • Challenge - Challenge (Episode 119)
    Episode 119:

    Challenge

    Johnny Waughman trains to cycle 3,000 miles over five days in the Race Across America.

  • Challenge - Quest 4 Adventure (Episode 118)
    Episode 118:

    Quest 4 Adventure

  • Challenge - Man and Dolphin (Episode 117)
    Episode 117:

    Man and Dolphin

  • Challenge - Amazon Adventure (Episode 116)
    Episode 116:

    Amazon Adventure

  • Challenge - Martial Arts: The Real Story (Episode 115)
    Episode 115:

    Martial Arts: The Real Story

  • Challenge - Bravest Women in the World (Episode 114)
    Episode 114:

    Bravest Women in the World

  • Challenge - The Wall Crawler (Episode 113)
    Episode 113:

    The Wall Crawler

  • Challenge - Land That Devours Ships (Episode 112)
    Episode 112:

    Land That Devours Ships

    Dr. Joseph MacInnis leads an archaeological expedition to recover artifacts from a shipwreck in the North Atlantic.

  • Challenge - Flying Cameras (Episode 111)
    Episode 111:

    Flying Cameras

    Aerial photographer Alain Tixier captures the stunt flying of French pilots.

  • Challenge - The Big Race (Episode 110)
    Episode 110:

    The Big Race

    Racing teams plan routes from New York to London and London to New York.

  • Challenge - To Cross Siberia (Episode 109)
    Episode 109:

    To Cross Siberia

    Russian and French explorers cross Siberia from Mongolia to the Arctic Ocean.

  • Challenge - The World's Greatest Stunts Part Two (Episode 108)
    Episode 108:

    The World's Greatest Stunts Part Two

    John Schneider presents car crashes, aerial stunts and high-dives.

  • Challenge - The World's Greatest Stunts Part One (Episode 107)
    Episode 107:

    The World's Greatest Stunts Part One

    Ed Begley Jr. and Nia Peeples present an aerialist, a cyclist and a high-diver.

  • Challenge - Canada Wild (Episode 106)
    Episode 106:

    Canada Wild

    Canadian wildlife and tourism.

  • Challenge - Wild River Journey (Episode 105)
    Episode 105:

    Wild River Journey

    Jet-skiers challenge West Virginia's New River.

  • Challenge - The Landscape of Silence (Episode 104)
    Episode 104:

    The Landscape of Silence

    Six Norwegian skiers traverse the Antarctic.

  • Challenge - Into the Volcano (Episode 103)
    Episode 103:

    Into the Volcano

    In Indonesia a team places scientific instruments inside active volcanoes.

  • Challenge - Tim McCarver's World of Adventure (Episode 102)
    Episode 102:

    Tim McCarver's World of Adventure

    Tim McCarver shows dangerous sports: speed skiing, glacier-climbing, swimming with sharks.

  • Challenge - Wild Canines (Episode 101)
    Episode 101:

    Wild Canines

  • Challenge - The Treasures of Cocos Island (Episode 100)
    Episode 100:

    The Treasures of Cocos Island

    Cocos Island harbors tropical wildlife and buried treasure.

  • Challenge - Peril at the Pole (Episode 99)
    Episode 99:

    Peril at the Pole

    An international expedition travels by dog sled across the South Pole.

  • Challenge - Peril at the Pole (Episode 98)
    Episode 98:

    Peril at the Pole

    An international expedition travels by dog sled across the South Pole.

  • Challenge - The Great Shark Hunt (Episode 97)
    Episode 97:

    The Great Shark Hunt

    Hunters filling a demand for meat and fins decimate the shark population.

  • Challenge - Quest for Adventure (Episode 96)
    Episode 96:

    Quest for Adventure

  • Challenge - Fools Gold: Legend of Lasseter's Reef (Episode 95)
    Episode 95:

    Fools Gold: Legend of Lasseter's Reef

  • Challenge - Top Flight (Episode 94)
    Episode 94:

    Top Flight

    Prospective Air Force pilots meet stiff competition.

  • Challenge - Journey to the South (Episode 93)
    Episode 93:

    Journey to the South

    Tasmania is home to fantastic plant and animal species.

  • Challenge - World's Fastest Man on Water (Episode 92)
    Episode 92:

    World's Fastest Man on Water

    Australian Ken Warby attempts, over four years, to break the world speedboat record.

  • Challenge - Shark Shooters (Episode 91)
    Episode 91:

    Shark Shooters

    Father-and-son cameramen Jack and John McKenny film sharks and other marine creatures.

  • Challenge - Volcano Watchers (Episode 90)
    Episode 90:

    Volcano Watchers

    A couple films active volcanoes.

  • Challenge - Extreme Edge (Episode 89)
    Episode 89:

    Extreme Edge

    Base-jumping; free diving at 344 feet; rooftop speed skiing; land luge.

  • Challenge - Quest for the Basking Shark (Episode 88)
    Episode 88:

    Quest for the Basking Shark

    Filmmaker Bernard Delmotte searches off Ireland for the nearly extinct basking shark.

  • Challenge - Search for Adventure: Desperate Mission (Episode 87)
    Episode 87:

    Search for Adventure: Desperate Mission

    Rudiger Nehberg crosses the Atlantic in a pedal boat to publicize the plight of Brazilian Indians.

  • Challenge - Search for Adventure: BASE Jumpers (Episode 86)
    Episode 86:

    Search for Adventure: BASE Jumpers

    Parachutists make illegal jumps from buildings, antennae, spans (bridges) and earth (cliffs).

  • Challenge - Florida: Window to a Hidden World (Episode 85)
    Episode 85:

    Florida: Window to a Hidden World

    An Australian team explores the Florida aquifer.

  • Challenge - Two Miles Down (Episode 84)
    Episode 84:

    Two Miles Down

    Spelunkers explore miles-deep, flooded caves.

  • Challenge - Falling Angels (Episode 83)
    Episode 83:

    Falling Angels

    Sixteen women train to set a new world record in the sport of parachute stacking.

  • Challenge - Hot Air Affair (Episode 82)
    Episode 82:

    Hot Air Affair

    Winds rip balloons during the first trans-Australia balloon race.

  • Challenge - Quest in the Flooded Forest (Episode 81)
    Episode 81:

    Quest in the Flooded Forest

    The hoetsan bird of Ecuador, a dinosaur throwback, has claws on its wings.

  • Challenge - It's Not the Fall That Kills -- It's the Sudden Landing (Episode 80)
    Episode 80:

    It's Not the Fall That Kills -- It's the Sudden Landing

    A stuntman reveals trade secrets.

  • Challenge - BASE Jumpers (Episode 79)
    Episode 79:

    BASE Jumpers

    Filming a commercial in the Alps.

  • Challenge - Australia: Predators of the North (Episode 78)
    Episode 78:

    Australia: Predators of the North

    A diving team studies sharks and saltwater crocodiles near Northern Australia.

  • Challenge - Air Battle II: ACM Beyond the Cold War (Episode 77)
    Episode 77:

    Air Battle II: ACM Beyond the Cold War

    Air Combat Maneuvering (ACM) requires specialized training to deal with new technologies.

  • Challenge - Safari by Balloon (Episode 76)
    Episode 76:

    Safari by Balloon

    Cameramen film animals from a balloon over East Africa.

  • Challenge - The Big Fish (Episode 75)
    Episode 75:

    The Big Fish

    Sport fishermen compete to catch a $250,000 prize marlin.

  • Challenge - Polar Bridge (Episode 74)
    Episode 74:

    Polar Bridge

    An international team skis across the North Pole from Siberia to Ellesmere Island.

  • Challenge - Colorado -- Rapid River Adventures in the Grand Canyon (Episode 73)
    Episode 73:

    Colorado -- Rapid River Adventures in the Grand Canyon

    Adventurers traverse the Colorado River in a dinghy.

  • Challenge - Boat Trip Into the Unknown (Episode 72)
    Episode 72:

    Boat Trip Into the Unknown

    Three Europeans navigate the Omo River in Africa.

  • Challenge - Black Marlin: The Ultimate (Episode 71)
    Episode 71:

    Black Marlin: The Ultimate

    Florence demonstrates bait-catching and trolling techniques of fishermen of giant black marlin.

  • Challenge - The Madigan Line (Episode 70)
    Episode 70:

    The Madigan Line

    A party retraces the 1939 Madigan expedition path across Australia's Simpson Desert.

  • Challenge - World's Aerobatic Teams (Episode 69)
    Episode 69:

    World's Aerobatic Teams

    The Thunderbirds, Blue Angels and Red Arrows are ambassadors and recruiting agents for their sponsors.

  • Challenge - Frozen in Time (Episode 68)
    Episode 68:

    Frozen in Time

    Scientists exhume bodies frozen for more than a century.

  • Challenge - Test Pilot (Episode 67)
    Episode 67:

    Test Pilot

    A test pilot evaluates the F-14 Tomcat.

  • Challenge - Fighter Aces of World War II (Episode 66)
    Episode 66:

    Fighter Aces of World War II

    Aerial combat through pilots' eyes.

  • Challenge - Stunt People (Episode 65)
    Episode 65:

    Stunt People

    The Fournier family have been stunt people for four generations.

  • Challenge - Birdmen of Kilimanjaro (Episode 64)
    Episode 64:

    Birdmen of Kilimanjaro

    Hang-gliding champion Bill Moyes and son Steve attempt to glide from the peak of Kilimanjaro.

  • Challenge - Fire Attack (Episode 63)
    Episode 63:

    Fire Attack

    William Shatner narrates a documentary on Canadian firefighters.

  • Challenge - Arctic Odyssey (Episode 62)
    Episode 62:

    Arctic Odyssey

    A Norwegian family encounters Arctic animals on a North Pole trip.

  • Challenge - Swift & Silent (Episode 61)
    Episode 61:

    Swift & Silent

    John Varty tracks jaguar, cheetah and leopard.

  • Challenge - Stand-In For Danger (Episode 60)
    Episode 60:

    Stand-In For Danger

    Stuntmen vie in international competition.

  • Challenge - World of Sharks and Barracuda (Episode 59)
    Episode 59:

    World of Sharks and Barracuda

    Sharks and barracudas are among the most feared predators.

  • Challenge - World's Greatest Stunts: Tribute to Hollywood Stuntmen (Episode 58)
    Episode 58:

    World's Greatest Stunts: Tribute to Hollywood Stuntmen

    Christopher Reeve reviews sensational stunts from more than 40 movies.

  • Challenge - World's Greatest Ocean Race (Episode 57)
    Episode 57:

    World's Greatest Ocean Race

    Boats race from Portsmouth, England, to circumnavigate the globe.

  • Challenge - Beyond the Edge (Episode 56)
    Episode 56:

    Beyond the Edge

    Australian game-fishermen explore a sunken Japanese liner and catch bass, giant dogtoothed tuna and sharks.

  • Challenge - Upside Down Under (Episode 55)
    Episode 55:

    Upside Down Under

    Wind-surfers and -sailors play their sports in Hawaii.

  • Challenge - Ultimate Stuntman: A Tribute to Dar Robinson (Episode 54)
    Episode 54:

    Ultimate Stuntman: A Tribute to Dar Robinson

    Chuck Norris profiles stuntman Dar Robinson.

  • Challenge - Top Guns -- The Documentary (Episode 53)
    Episode 53:

    Top Guns -- The Documentary

    Attitudes toward killing vary between young fighter pilots and Vietnam veterans.

  • Challenge - To Win at All Costs (Episode 52)
    Episode 52:

    To Win at All Costs

    Yachtsmen compete in the America's Cup.

  • Challenge - Tigers, Sails & Crocodiles (Episode 51)
    Episode 51:

    Tigers, Sails & Crocodiles

    A seven-day fishing safari fetches an 11-foot tiger shark and a 12-foot crocodile.

  • Challenge - Stacking in the Sky (Episode 50)
    Episode 50:

    Stacking in the Sky

    Royal Marine skydivers link parachutes to break a world "canopy stacking" record.

  • Challenge - Spitfire (Episode 49)
    Episode 49:

    Spitfire

    Pilots discuss the RAF's Spitfire and its concurrent fighters.

  • Challenge - Solar Challenger (Episode 48)
    Episode 48:

    Solar Challenger

    A solar-powered ultralight with unlimited energy flies from London to Paris.

  • Challenge - Sharkcallers of Kontu (Episode 47)
    Episode 47:

    Sharkcallers of Kontu

    Papua New Guinea villagers call and kill sharks.

  • Challenge - Search for the Deepest Cave (Episode 46)
    Episode 46:

    Search for the Deepest Cave

    Explorers follow a river underground in Papua New Guinea.

  • Challenge - Beginnings: Sport Fishing History Down Under (Episode 45)
    Episode 45:

    Beginnings: Sport Fishing History Down Under

    Malcolm Florence discusses promoting and protecting game fishing in Australia.

  • Challenge - Sailfish: A Young Man's Challenge (Episode 44)
    Episode 44:

    Sailfish: A Young Man's Challenge

    A 14-year-old catches a large sailfish near Cairns, Australia.

  • Challenge - Rodeo Down Under (Episode 43)
    Episode 43:

    Rodeo Down Under

    Americans, Canadians and Australians compete with New Zealanders in rodeo.

  • Challenge - The Real Stuff (Episode 42)
    Episode 42:

    The Real Stuff

    The Canadian military aerobatic team, the Snowbirds, rehearses for a show in British Columbia.

  • Challenge - Quest for the Pole (Episode 41)
    Episode 41:

    Quest for the Pole

    Adventurers take advantage of a favorable season to seek the North Pole.

  • Challenge - North to Nowhere -- Quest for the Pole (Episode 40)
    Episode 40:

    North to Nowhere -- Quest for the Pole

    Adventurers take advantage of a favorable season to seek the North Pole.

  • Challenge - Mystery of the Red Sea Wreck (Episode 39)
    Episode 39:

    Mystery of the Red Sea Wreck

    Treasure-hunters visit the Sinai Desert.

  • Challenge - Mountain Musher (Episode 38)
    Episode 38:

    Mountain Musher

    Mushers traverse 500 miles in Montana's Governor's Sled Dog Race.

  • Challenge - Man of the Wilderness -- The Adventures of Andre Francois Bourbeau (Episode 37)
    Episode 37:

    Man of the Wilderness -- The Adventures of Andre Francois Bourbeau

    Scientist Andre-Francois Bourbeau travels 40 days in a birch-bark canoe.

  • Challenge - Man-Eating Tigers (Episode 36)
    Episode 36:

    Man-Eating Tigers

    An aging tiger in an Indian reserve begins to prey on humans.

  • Challenge - Life Calls (Episode 35)
    Episode 35:

    Life Calls

    Fund-raisers publicize their efforts by trekking from Europe to Africa's southern tip.

  • Challenge - Away From It All (Episode 34)
    Episode 34:

    Away From It All

    Sport fishermen catch tropical fish and explore coral caves and inlets of the Great Barrier Reef.

  • Challenge - K2 -- Triumph & Tragedy (Episode 33)
    Episode 33:

    K2 -- Triumph & Tragedy

    In 1986 a British team ascends Godwin Austen, a Himalayan peak second to Mount Everest in height.

  • Challenge - Killer With 100 Daggers (Episode 32)
    Episode 32:

    Killer With 100 Daggers

    A saltwater crocodile species faces extinction.

  • Challenge - Jungle Trek (Episode 31)
    Episode 31:

    Jungle Trek

    Australian teens explore New Guinea.

  • Challenge - Island Holiday (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:

    Island Holiday

    A campout on a tropical island includes exploring mangrove forests, caves, oyster-laden coves and white sand beaches.

  • Challenge - In Shakelton's Wake (Episode 29)
    Episode 29:

    In Shakelton's Wake

    Modern archaeologists retrace an explorer's route.

  • Challenge - In Search of the Great White Shark (Episode 28)
    Episode 28:

    In Search of the Great White Shark

    Filmmakers seek white sharks near Australia's coral reefs.

  • Challenge - Incredible Mountains (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:

    Incredible Mountains

    Skiers compete on New Zealand's Southern Alps and North Island's snowcapped volcanoes.

  • Challenge - Hillary's Challenge (Episode 26)
    Episode 26:

    Hillary's Challenge

    Sir Edmund Hillary navigates the Ganges River.

  • Challenge - Hard Labor in Siberia (Episode 25)
    Episode 25:

    Hard Labor in Siberia

    American rafters and kayakers challenge Siberia's Bashkaus River.

  • Challenge - Grosse Zinne (Episode 24)
    Episode 24:

    Grosse Zinne

    Alpinists scale Grosse Zinne in Italy.

  • Challenge - Annapurna (Episode 23)
    Episode 23:

    Annapurna

    Climbing the Himalayan peak.

  • Challenge - Great Whites of Dangerous Reef (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:

    Great Whites of Dangerous Reef

    Malcolm Florence feeds sharks from an underwater cage at Dangerous Reef, then hooks one on his line.

  • Challenge - Gold River Run (Episode 21)
    Episode 21:

    Gold River Run

    An international team of men and women uses rafts, kayaks and canoes on a trip down New Guinea's Watut River.

  • Challenge - Giant Blacks & Great Whites (Episode 20)
    Episode 20:

    Giant Blacks & Great Whites

    Sport fishing in Australia.

  • Challenge - Giant Blacks & Great Whites (Episode 19)
    Episode 19:

    Giant Blacks & Great Whites

    Sport fishing in Australia.

  • Challenge - Franklin Adventure (Episode 18)
    Episode 18:

    Franklin Adventure

    Journey along one of Australia's last wild rivers.

  • Challenge - Fishing the Ribbons of Australia (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:

    Fishing the Ribbons of Australia

    Florence and crew jig and troll on the outer edges of Australia's unspoiled Ribbon Reefs.

  • Challenge - Fighter Ace (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    Fighter Ace

    Aerial combat through a pilot's eyes.

  • Challenge - Fiery Water (Episode 15)
    Episode 15:

    Fiery Water

    A German expedition navigates an acidic, red river in Venezuela.

  • Challenge - Exit, Exit, Exit (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:

    Exit, Exit, Exit

    A veterinarian, a dentist and an electrician are among six Britons competing in amateur precision sky-diving.

  • Challenge - Everest: Mystery of Mallory and Irvine (Episode 13)
    Episode 13:

    Everest: Mystery of Mallory and Irvine

    British mountaineers tackle Mount Everest along an untried route.

  • Challenge - Above the Lost World (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    Above the Lost World

    A Venezuelan businessman leads balloon expeditions over his country.

  • Challenge - Drum (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Drum

    Singer Simon LeBon narrates his eight-month sailing adventure.

  • Challenge - A Cup of Courage -- The Jockey's Story (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    A Cup of Courage -- The Jockey's Story

    Jockeys tell about the dangers and rewards of horse racing.

  • Challenge - Crocodile Hunters on the Fly River (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    Crocodile Hunters on the Fly River

    Natives of Papua New Guinea capture crocodiles on the Fly River.

  • Challenge - The Cordillera Expedition (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    The Cordillera Expedition

    An adventurer is left alone to complete a 1,000 mile trip on horseback across the American wilderness.

  • Challenge - Colorado -- Rapid River Adventures in the Grand Canyon (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Colorado -- Rapid River Adventures in the Grand Canyon

    Adventurers traverse the Colorado River in a dinghy.

  • Challenge - Classic Maneuvers (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Classic Maneuvers

    The precision flying of Great Britain's Red Arrows aerobatic team.

  • Challenge - Circuits of Gold (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Circuits of Gold

    New Zealander Ivan Mauger has forged a successful career as a motorcycle racer.

  • Challenge - Chris Bonington -- The Everest Years (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Chris Bonington -- The Everest Years

    British mountaineer Chris Bonington scales Annapurna and Mount Everest.

  • Challenge - Caged in Fear (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Caged in Fear

    Sharks attack four abalone divers trapped in an underwater cage.

  • Challenge - By the Seat of Their Pants (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    By the Seat of Their Pants

    Aviation advances from wood-and-fabric crafts to space travel.

  • Challenge - Above the Lost World (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Above the Lost World

    A Venezuelan businessman leads balloon expeditions over his country.

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