Scales to human size, each animal contestant has an equal chance, resulting in some startling performances. When 1.85m high, a Tiger beetle has a running speed of 800km per hour, but can it really beat the cheetah or the Road Runner in the 100m sprint? The high jump find the Pacific salmon leaping against the Fruit-fly maggot, while in the pool, the Mako shark eyes its rival the penguin and the Sailfin Dragon courts disqualification as it runs over the surface of the water.
Animal Games combines computer graphics and real life footage to create a thrilling competition with illuminating insights into animal athleticism. As controversy, sporting rivalry, bitter competition and an excited commentator adds to the electric atmosphere in the stadium - supreme animal athletic prowess culminates in the most amazing performances.