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Xtreme Outdoors Africa

Tuesday – 9pm

An adrenaline-charged journey, XOA follows thrill-seeking presenters Michelle Morgan and Benni Langa on exhilarating adventures across Africa as they explore and partake in extreme sports and outdoor activities by land, air and sea. 

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EPISODES



Season 1
  • Season 1 | Episode 1 
    Season 1, Episode 1
    In Kenya and Zambia, Michelle and Benni meet famous Motocross rider, Ivan Guya and a Zambian family, for whom motor rallying runs in the blood. Then Michelle learns about sailing while an innovative orphanage uses skateboarding to build life skills.
  • Season 1 | Episode 2 
    Season 1, Episode 2
    Soweto, South Africa is better known for its politics than its sport, but even here, extreme outdoors activities are on the rise as Benni soon learns, while Michelle lives it up testing the surfing waters of East Africa’s fabulous coast.
  • Season 1 | Episode 3 
    Season 1, Episode 3
    Michelle’s in Uganda and some of the best whitewater rapids in the world while Benni learns from long boarders in South Africa. Then it’s back to Kenya with one of the world’s most extreme cyclists, David Frume and a centuries old sailing race.
  • Season 1 | Episode 4 
    Season 1, Episode 4
    Michelle finds the East African coast bristling with extreme watersports before heading out to meet a young autocross driver while Benni gets a dizzying intro to extreme driving in South Africa before off-roading with wildlife on the Rift Valley Odyssey.
  • Season 1 | Episode 5 
    Season 1, Episode 5
    Benni gets the low-down on South Africa’s high charged skate scene, while Michelle introduces a charging Kenyan sailor, Teddy Ndaro. Michelle also takes on the jumps at a motocross track, before heading to Uganda, where motocross is revving up.
  • Season 1 | Episode 6 
    Season 1, Episode 6
    Michelle finds the East African coast bristling with extreme watersports before heading out to meet a young autocross driver while Benni gets a dizzying intro to extreme driving in South Africa before off-roading with wildlife on the Rift Valley Odyssey.
  • Season 1 | Episode 7 
    Season 1, Episode 7
    Benni is in Stoke City, South Africa, one of Africa’s top Xtreme Sports locations. Across town, a skateboarding philosopher makes waves while Michelle masters off-road biking and learns why East Africa is a world class big game fishing destination.
  • Season 1 | Episode 8 
    Season 1, Episode 8
    Michelle is in one of Africa’s top kayaking locations and Benni meets a chilled-out body boarding photographer in Cape Town. Michelle challenges her vertigo on the cliffs of Hell’s Gate and then it’s a race to the finish at a revered African rally event.
  • Season 1 | Episode 9 
    Season 1, Episode 9
    Michelle enjoys a breathtaking East African destination where extreme watersports abound, while Benni learns that big air takes skills and that seals don’t bite under water. Then a young Kenyan is making it big on the world’s top RX circuit.
  • Season 1 | Episode 10 
    Season 1, Episode 10
    Benni puffs up Lion’s Head while Michelle meets a Nigerian kayaker paddling into the Olympics. Morocco is the background for Parcour practitioners, while even death won’t stop paddlers on the mighty Nile and the huge rapids from its source at Jinja.
  • Season 1 | Episode 11 
    Season 1, Episode 11
    Michelle treks to Mount Kenya, Africa’s 2nd highest mountain to explore the activities at this extreme location, while Benni tests his fear of heights on another iconic mountain suspended hundreds of feet above Cape Town.
  • Season 1 | Episode 12 
    Season 1, Episode 12
    Benni Langa introduces incredible Cape Town, Africa’s outdoors capital, while Michelle Morgan introduces the man at the heart of the camping craze that is taking hold in Kenya, before heading back to the coast to learn more about deep sea angling - and about the Kenyan sailing instructors getting youngsters off the streets and onto the water.
  • Season 1 | Episode 13 
    Season 1, Episode 13
    It has been a season of exploration for Michelle and Benni as they crisscrossed the continent in search of Africa’s greatest Xtreme Sports and activities. Now, they come face to face at the site of one of the Africa’s most iconic and daunting challenges.