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Formula One, The Triple Crown, Surfing… there’s been some unbelievable real-life stories in other sports as well, and they are featured here.

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The World’s Fastest Indian

Burt Munro – The Fastest Human on Motorcycle “The World’s Fastest Indian” tells the story of New Zealand native Burt Munro on his journey to set a new land speed record with his 1920...

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Rush – James Hunt and Niki Lauda

“My name is Niki Lauda, and racing people know me for two things. The first is my rivalry with him [James Hunt]. I don’t know why it became such a big thing. We were...

Secretariat – 1973 Triple Crown Winner

The Thoroughbred racehorse Secretariat won the U.S. Triple Crown in 1973, the first horse to have done so since the 1940s. Though two other horses have since also won the Triple Crown, Secretariat still...

Seabiscuit, on Amazon Instant Video

Seabiscuit

The 2003 film Seabiscuit, starring Tobey Maguire, Jeff Bridges and Chris Cooper, tells the tale of three men, all damaged in different ways during the Great Depression who bond together while training an underdog...