Thankfully we live in a world where more people play sport than make war, and nations that were bitter enemies in the recent past now face off in tournaments, not the battlefield. Great moments in sports stay with us forever, and often shape lives. These are the stories of how we participate in these events, as participants or observers.
Kurdish-Catalan race car driver Isaac Tutumlu describes how he became the first person to officially represent Kurdistan in international sporting competition in 2012, overcoming objections from authorities that Kurdistan was not a country. Storyteller: Isaac Tutumlu Date of Story: 2011-present Location of Story: Barcelona, Spain Location: Barcelona, Spain Date: 28 October, 2015