The 2001 British & Irish Lions Tour to Australia was another monumental challenge and a tour that contained a bit of everything: white hot rivalry, the heart-break of injury and on-field confrontations.
We re-live every dramatic moment of The Lions’ 2001 Tour to Australia with the iconic ‘Living with Lions’ footage that went right to the heart of the camp and brought to life one of the most dramatic Test series in Lions history.
From pre-tour team bonding through to the agonies of selection, the heroic opening Test win in Brisbane to the spine-tingling dressing room footage that truly gets you into the core of The Lions’ den, our two part review of the 2001 Tour gets your heart racing.
In part one, see The Lions arrive in Australia as they build up to the first Test against the Wallabies. Feel the emotion, passion and determination from the squad as the anticipation builds to one of the most crucial matches of their lives. With the fans behind them, Martin Johnson’s men prepare for the ultimate battle against Australia; re-live the drama and magic of the fans following the team and prepare for a rollercoaster of emotions on and off the pitch.