About Human to Hero

Human to Hero gets to the heart of what it takes to be a sporting star. The show explores the discipline, dedication and determination involved, as well as the sources of inspiration for the world's best athletes.

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Every Wednesday and Thursday on World Sport at 1230 and 2230.
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Up next: Wushu master

Human to Hero next meets Duong Thuy Vi, a Vietnamese Wushu champion.

The 21-year-old from Hanoi uses swords and long-handed spears in this spellbinding martial art. Duong put in a gold medal-winning performance at the recent Asian Games in South Korea.

"When they put the gold medal on me, I felt so emotional -- it was like a dream," she said.

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