Documentary · Sport
Paralyzed due to a brain tumor, Simon Kindleysides becomes the first paraplegic man to walk the London marathon using an exoskeleton suit.
Directed byAndy Blithe
S01:E01 - The Robotic Man
Simon Kindlysides woke up one day and couldn't feel his legs. Paralyzed from the waist down he became the first paralyzed man to walk the London marathon using an exoskeleton suit.
S01:E02 - New Suit
Simon now has his own robotic suit to help him walk. We learn about Simon the man, his life, and his vulnerabilities and dig further into what makes him tick.
S01:E03 - Challenges & Dreams
Simon sets out on a new challenge of swimming the equivalent of the English Channel from England to France. He starts to record his new album and performs at a local Pride Concert.
S01:E04 - Reaching for the Sky
Simon and his team have set a new challenge, to climb the steps of one of the highest buildings in London, with more than 1400 steps in a robotic suit.
S01:E05 - Breaking Records
Simon is attending the London marathon for a second time in an effort to attain back his Guinness World Record as the fastest disabled person to complete a marathon.
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