PACIFIC HEARTBEAT
Being Bruno Banani

Air date: Sat., May 19, 8:00 pm

 

Learn the story of Fuahea Semi, the first and only Tongan luger who qualified for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. In a marketing ploy to secure funding, Fuahea adopted his sponsor’s name as his own – Bruno Banani. Despite being laughed at by the luge establishment, Bruno soon changed their minds.

 

 

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