Smashhdown! facts for kids
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|Presented by||Andy Sunderland
|Country of origin||Australia|
|No. of series||2|
|No. of episodes||300|
|Running time||30 minutes
|Production company(s)||Nine Entertainment Co|
|Picture format||576i (SDTV)|
|Original release||17 December 2018– present|
Smashhdown! is an Australian children's sports game show on 9Go!. The show features sports challenges and trivia to find Australia's number one junior sports all-rounder.
Season 1 of the series began airing on 17 December 2018, presented by school teacher Andy Sunderland with commentators played by Michael Balk (Glen Goosebump) and Briana Goodchild (Glenda Goosebump). There are six tournaments in Season 1, featuring 25 shows per tournament. The show also features guest appearance from athletes such as netballer players Gretel Tippett (Diamonds) and Mahalia Cassidy (Firebirds), Australian Rules footballer Alex Witherden (Brisbane Lions), soccer player Daniel Leck (Brisbane Roar) and New Zealand international rugby league player Alex Glenn.
Season 2 began production in August 2019 and consists of four tournaments. Like the previous season, each tournament features 25 shows. The host for series 2 is Nick Allen-Ducat.
|First aired||Last aired|
|1||150||17 December 2018||6 September 2019|
|2||150||16 March 2020||5 February 2021|
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