Sport on Front Runner This Week

Here’s a guide to the highlights on Front Runner (Freeview Channel 91) this week.  Chris



Monday April 3rd

1pm-3pm NZ Toyota Championship

The NZ Grand Prix from Manfeild is the final round of the Toyota Racing Series. Driving identical FT50 Toyota powered single seater race cars, the Toyota Racing series is the pathway for young drivers

Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays at 5.30pm. Sundays 8.30am-10am and 4pm-5.30pm.

The Indoor League.
Cricket legend Fred Trueman is back with a pipe in one hand and a pint in t’other to introduce us to more skilled participants competing in this traditional pub games tournament.
The series from the 1970s brought back so many memories of playing table skittles, shove ha’penny, bar billiards and Yorkshire darts at the village local. So we found more episodes and will be showing these throughout April.

Dream Team Laguna Phuket Triathlon Cup @ 7.30pm

This year’s field includes, Luke Mckenzie, James Cunnama, Michael Raelert, Jodie Swallow and Radka Vodickova – all travelling to this beautiful tropical island for the Challenge Laguna Phuket.

Tuesday April 4th

BTRDA Rally Championship at 6.30pm.

Follow all the action throughout the 2017 BTRDA Clubmans Rallycross Championship.
The championship’s Gold Star title is the most prestigious in UK club rallying and this national series travels to some of the most iconic forest rally stages.

Wednesday April 5

Arm Wars.

Wednesdays 4.30-5.30pm. Repeated regularly.
Our professional fighting coverage has been a firm favourite since the channel launched last October. So we thought we’d also add professional arm wrestling to the schedule… because, well, why not?!

All Wheel Drive Safari Competition at 6.30pm

World Poker Tour.
Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays at 7.30pm on Freeview only.
Due to popular demand, we’ve managed to source more episodes of one of Front Runner’s most enjoyed shows. World Poker Tour follows the action from the tables of premiere high-stakes poker tournaments.
These stars certainly know how to play and manage to keep their cool – even when there’s over a hundred thousand dollars at stake. And you can certainly feel the tension around the table.

Thursday April 6th

Facing Off at 5pm.

Highlights from the Elite Ice Hockey League.

Gillette World Sport at 9.30pm on Freeview only.

Love a niche sport? Then there is no better programme to watch than Gillette World Sport. This feature-driven show delves into the idiosyncrasies of your favourite sports, taking a look at the techniques used by athletes, how they train, technology, the cutting edge science and much more.
With interviews from some of the world’s biggest sporting stars, from motorsport, snowboarding, skiing, rugby, sailing and Olympic competitions. You name it, Gillette World Sport has it covered.


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