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Follow Roger Federer as he explores the world’s great cities, 24 hours at a time.

In this new video series, we join Roger Federer as he visits his favourite cities around the world. He’ll meet some surprising guests and tour interesting, unexpected places in each city. From Tokyo to New York and beyond, we’ll see how Roger wears LifeWear around the world.

Fourth Stop: Shanghai

“Here in China, there’s a way of life that’s so different from what I know. But I have a deep respect for the ways that unite us all. And we all want a good life.”

Trailer:24 Hours with Roger

Join Roger on the fourth stop of his world tour as he paints, eats and cycles his way through Shanghai – home to 24 million people, the third largest city in the world.

1. The art of change

1. The art of change

Roger kicks off his trip to Shanghai with a visit to the studio of Master Zhu. Once inside, Roger takes off his shoes and dips a toe (and brush) into Master Zhu’s ink to get a sense of the power that calligraphy holds as one of the highest art forms in China.

2. Ping pong with Pineapple

2. Ping pong with Pineapple

Roger faces an unexpected challenge in a game of table tennis against one of China’s star players, seven-year-old Guo Duoer (aka Pineapple). As the game heats up, Roger finds his rhythm, but eventually loses to Pineapple after the second match point.

3. The flavours of Guizhou

3. The flavours of Guizhou

In a town with so many great culinary options, it’s hard to go wrong when picking a restaurant. Roger makes the right move and ends up at Maolago, an ode to the hometown flavours of Southwest China.Chef Zou Mingyang prepares their signature dish — tomato sour soup — for Roger, transporting him to the mountains of Guizhou, where the tomatoes are grown.

4. Taking Shanghai by night

4. Taking Shanghai by night

Roger meets up with new friend and Asian Heptathlon Champion Nina Li Zheng for a nighttime bike ride along Bei Suzhou Road. Over the course of the night, they participate in a game of Jian Zi; they chat about recovery and resilience over dim sum; but most of all, they get to experience the magic of Shanghai after sundown.

24HRS WITH ROGER SHANGHAI
Trailer:24 Hours with Roger

Trailer:24 Hours with Roger

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1. The art of change

1. The art of change

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2. Ping pong with Pineapple

2. Ping pong with Pineapple

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3. The flavours of Guizhou

3. The flavours of Guizhou

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4. Taking Shanghai by night

4. Taking Shanghai by night

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Trailer:24 Hours with Roger

Join Roger on the fourth stop of his world tour as he paints, eats and cycles his way through Shanghai – home to 24 million people, the third largest city in the world.

1. The art of change

Roger kicks off his trip to Shanghai with a visit to the studio of Master Zhu. Once inside, Roger takes off his shoes and dips a toe (and brush) into Master Zhu’s ink to get a sense of the power that calligraphy holds as one of the highest art forms in China.

2. Ping pong with Pineapple

Roger faces an unexpected challenge in a game of table tennis against one of China’s star players, seven-year-old Guo Duoer (aka Pineapple). As the game heats up, Roger finds his rhythm, but eventually loses to Pineapple after the second match point.

3. The flavours of Guizhou

In a town with so many great culinary options, it’s hard to go wrong when picking a restaurant. Roger makes the right move and ends up at Maolago, an ode to the hometown flavours of Southwest China.Chef Zou Mingyang prepares their signature dish — tomato sour soup — for Roger, transporting him to the mountains of Guizhou, where the tomatoes are grown.

4. Taking Shanghai by night

Roger meets up with new friend and Asian Heptathlon Champion Nina Li Zheng for a nighttime bike ride along Bei Suzhou Road. Over the course of the night, they participate in a game of Jian Zi; they chat about recovery and resilience over dim sum; but most of all, they get to experience the magic of Shanghai after sundown.

Episodes

  • 1. 1. The art of change

    Trailer:24 Hours with Roger

    Join Roger on the fourth stop of his world tour as he paints, eats and cycles his way through Shanghai – home to 24 million people, the third largest city in the world.

    Synopsis
  • 1. 1. The art of change

    1. The art of change

    Roger kicks off his trip to Shanghai with a visit to the studio of Master Zhu. Once inside, Roger takes off his shoes and dips a toe (and brush) into Master Zhu’s ink to get a sense of the power that calligraphy holds as one of the highest art forms in China.

    Synopsis
  • 2. 2. Ping pong with Pineapple

    2. Ping pong with Pineapple

    Roger faces an unexpected challenge in a game of table tennis against one of China’s star players, seven-year-old Guo Duoer (aka Pineapple). As the game heats up, Roger finds his rhythm, but eventually loses to Pineapple after the second match point.

    Synopsis
  • 3. 3. The flavours of Guizhou

    3. The flavours of Guizhou

    In a town with so many great culinary options, it’s hard to go wrong when picking a restaurant. Roger makes the right move and ends up at Maolago, an ode to the hometown flavours of Southwest China.Chef Zou Mingyang prepares their signature dish — tomato sour soup — for Roger, transporting him to the mountains of Guizhou, where the tomatoes are grown.

    Synopsis
  • 4. 4. Taking Shanghai by night

    4. Taking Shanghai by night

    Roger meets up with new friend and Asian Heptathlon Champion Nina Li Zheng for a nighttime bike ride along Bei Suzhou Road. Over the course of the night, they participate in a game of Jian Zi; they chat about recovery and resilience over dim sum; but most of all, they get to experience the magic of Shanghai after sundown.

    Synopsis

Roger’s 24 hours in Shanghai

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