Global Champions is granting viewers a backstage pass into the world of show jumping in a first-of-its kind docuseries following some of the top under-25 riders in the world.
Unveiling a previously unseen side of the sport at the highest level, where relationships, behind-the-scenes drama, thrills, and spills are often inaccessible to the general public, Chasing The Dream is a five-part series through the lens of the next generation show jumping riders.
Performing on the world stage alongside the best in the business and childhood idols in the GCL series brings added pressure, particularly when under the lens of crowds that can exceed 30,000. The series starring Harry Charles, Michael Pender, Jack Whitaker, Sanne Thijssen, Gilles Thomas, Mike Kawai and Lily Attwood launches today with Episode 1 – STARS ON THE RISE.
In Global Champions' take on F1’s ‘Drive to Survive’ series, Episode 1, STARS ON THE RISE, sees a nerve-wracking hospital visit by Jack Whitaker, heartbreak with never seen before faults from Sanne Thijssen and Con Quidam RB and the start of a season of a lifetime by a subsequent 2022 two-time LGCT Grand Prix winning Micheal Pender, where all truly is unveiled.
Vying to achieve their dreams, viewers will be taken on a captivating journey with the young riders as they’re introduced to the main characters and the initial stages of the 2022 GCL circuit in Doha, Mexico, Miami and Madrid in Episode 1 of Chasing the Dream.
Watch now for FREE and join the journey by taking a seat at the table in the VIP with Whitaker and Pender and be granted a Stables Access Pass with Thijssen in none other than Miami Beach, as well as get given a spot on the podium alongside Thomas and his idol and podium veterans.
Watch Episode 1 of Chasing the Dream on GCTV now!
Episode 1: STARS ON THE RISE - 10th December 2022
Episode 2: U25 CLUB: COMRADES & RIVALS – 17th December 2022
Episode 3: TEAMWORK MAKES THE DREAM WORK – 24th December 2022
Episode 4: DO DREAMS COME TRUE? - 31st December 2022
Episode 5: PRAGUE SPECIAL – 14th January 2023
Watch: Episode 1 free on all platforms, Episode 2 – 5 GCTV Live Pass for €9.99