About First Across the Line

Sports are an integral part of any community, but their impact is especially meaningful in Indigenous communities across Canada. In First Across the Line, audiences follow the lives of several Indigenous athletes who have risen to the top of their sports. These athletes use their skills to blaze new trails for Indigenous youth, revitalize ancient Indigenous traditions and reconnect themselves and others with their culture.

Follow the lives of these revered Indigenous athletes and the up-and-coming athletes they have inspired in this 13-part documentary series.

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First Across the Line Season 1: The Arctic Games
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First Across the Line Season 1: Biking
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First Across the Line Season 1: Canoeing
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First Across the Line Season 1: Lacrosse
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First Across the Line Season 1: Running

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