The BEST Episodes of Home Game
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 9, 2021
A profile of unique and dangerous traditional sports from around the world, as well as the communities and cultures where they thrive.
#1 - Freediving
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 26, 2020
For many in the Philippines, freediving without oxygen is a way of life. It's also a demanding sport that pushes the limits of the human body.
#2 - Calcio Storico
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 26, 2020
Rugby meets mixed martial arts in the brutally violent calcio storico, a traditional sport of Florence, Italy, that dates back nearly 500 years
#3 - Roller Derby
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 26, 2020
In Austin, Texas skaters find an inclusive and supportive community in roller derby, a competition that blends high speed and physical combat.
#4 - Kok Boru
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 26, 2020
In Kyrgyzstan, players throw themselves into the national sport of kok boru, a rough pololike game played on horses - with a dead goat as a ball.
#5 - Highland Games
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 26, 2020
Scotland's Highland games combine a cultural celebration with challenging athletic tests of strength - including the famous caber toss
#6 - Pehlwani
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jun 26, 2020
Athletes have competed in Pehlwani wrestling contests for centuries in India. Now women are competing in an arena once reserved for men.
#7 - Catch Fétiche
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jun 26, 2020
Professional wrestling in the Congo mixes athleticism and showmanship, but adds a layer of voodoo mysticism that makes it unlike anything else.
#8 - Makepung Lampit
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jun 26, 2020
Unique to Bali's Jembrana region, Makepung Lampit puts its own spin on drag racing. The vehicle is a water buffalo, the track is a flooded rice field