Plot Sesamstrasse Sports Club
Air date August 29, 2004


Picture Segment Description
Scene Pferd are having a huge problem, should he eat the carrot first or the apple. Wolle comes running by, and asks Pferd what he are doing. As Pferd shares his problem with Wolle he notice something different about him. Wolle explains the he and Samson have founded the Sesmastrasse sports club, Samson does weightlifting and Wolle does hurdling. Pferd asks if he can join and Wolle says he can, but Pferd need to find out what sport he wants to do. Pferd don't know, so Wolle suggest that Pferd also can do hurdle race.
Scene Wolle shows Pferd the hurdle track, and tries to explain him the rules. But Pferd don't really understand it so Wolle decide to demonstrate it. Wolle runs the track and ducks under each hurdle. Pferd thinks it looks easy so he gives it a go, but he forgets to duck. Pferd concludes that hurdling are not his kind of sport, but he really want to find one that he can do.
Scene Samson suggest that Pferd could try weightlifting out, after all it's fun and easy to learn.Pferd decide to give it a try and he starts of with a small branch. After a couple of tires were he almost lifted it he ends up falling over. Pferd are sad, there's no sport in the world that are good for a horse like him all he knows to do are eating, sleeping and and maybe a little gallop every now and then. Wolle and Samson quickly tells Pferd that he found his sport. Pferd realizes that they might be right and starts running around, while they all sing about doing sports. After the song Pferd tells Wolle that he have decided what to eat first, the hurdle.

Known segments

  • Ernie turns on the radio to hear his favorite exercise show, Get Moving. He engages the viewer to do all the exercises he does, such as touching toes and jumping. Bert joins in, and has so much fun jumping that he doesn't notice that his favorite program, Pigeons in the News, is coming on. (EKA: Folge 2222)
  • Reporter Feli Filu interviews the female boxer Regina Halmich
  • Sesame Street News Flash: Old MacDonald opens a health resort for his animals.
  • In the race between the hare and the tortoise the hare encounters a unexpected obstacle.

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