Recent Posts by Amber Fisher

Sport1 launches eSportsOne in Scandinavia in co-operation with Telenor

Sport1 has launched eSportsOne in Norway and Sweden after concluding a distribution co-operation with Telenor. The expansion means that esports fans in Scandanavia will now have access to eSportsOne’s 24/7 programme of content, comprising of over 1,000 live hours per year of international esports events as well as exclusive, self-produced analysis formats. The content programme […]  More

Sky Germany to broadcast electric off-road racing series Extreme E

Electric off-road racing series Extreme E has confirmed that Sky Germany will broadcast coverage of the championship’s X Prixs, highlights and magazine shows. Sky Germany’s coverage of the tournament is to be broadcast in Germany, Austria and Switzerland and will be available to view in both German and English. Charly Classen, executive vice president of […]  More

RaceTech signs new three-year partnership with York Racecourse

RaceTech, the outside broadcast and technical service provider to racing, has signed a new three-year agreement with York Racecourse. The new contract will see RaceTech continue to provide public address, photo finish, starting stalls, enhanced graphics and technical support for the racecourse. John Bozza, chief executive officer at RaceTech, commented: “We are really pleased to […]  More

36th America’s Cup races ahead with distribution to broadcasters covering nearly 200 territories

The 36th America’s Cup has confirmed its coverage will be distributed to broadcasters in nearly 200 territories, with the aim of making the competition more accessible at a time when no broadcasters are allowed to attend the event due to the pandemic. The yacht race has signed a record line up of international broadcasters this year, including […]  More

Extreme E adds Belgium’s Radio Télévision Belge Francophone to its broadcast portfolio

Extreme E has confirmed Belgium’s Radio Télévision Belge Francophone (RTBF) as the latest addition to its growing list of broadcasters. The series will join a long list of motorsport already available on the RTBF’s linear channel and digital platform, including Formula 1. RTBF is the public broadcasting organisation of the French Community of Belgium, the […]  More

Eleven Portugal secures rights to Nascar Cup Series for 2021 and 2022 seasons

Eleven Portugal has secured the exclusive rights to the Nascar Cup Series for the 2021 and 2022 seasons, with coverage beginning at last weekend’s Daytona 500. Portuguese viewers will have access to Nascar across Eleven’s linear and OTT platforms with Eleven’s annual Motor Pass, which is available for €4.99 per month. The pass also includes […]  More

Lexi Global reveals brand new website

Para sport educator Lexi Global has gone live with a brand new website. Lexi Global explains every class in every sport across para sport competitions including, but not limited to, the summer and winter Paralympic Games, using a single integrated graphics system, known simply as Lexi. Lexi provides insight into classification, allowing a non-expert to […]  More

EMG Italy’s Global Production adds Riedel Bolero intercom to two OB trucks

Broadcast services company Global Production, part of Euro Media Group (EMG) Italy, has added Riedel Bolero wireless intercom systems to two of its OB units as it looks to improve clarity, enable communication over more channels and increase efficiency in daily operations. The company has deployed Bolero in OB-6 and OB-8, two trucks in its […]  More

Broadcast Solutions delivers two new radio OB vans to WDR

Broadcast Solutions has designed and built two new radio trucks for German public broadcaster WDR, which are already in use at the company’s station in Cologne. The two new vehicles are part of an overall package that includes a third video OB van, which complement each other by leveraging interconnectivity technology. An essential goal of […]  More

Bob Lyons appointed CEO at Limelight following retirement of Bob Lento

Limelight Networks has announced the appointment of Bob Lyons as president and chief executive officer, effective from 1 February 2021. The new appointment comes after Bob Lento, president, chief executive officer and director at Limelight since 2012, announced his retirement in January. Previously chief executive officer at Alert Logic, Lyons is a proven technology executive […]  More