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Esports, women’s and local the focus as Eleven Sports expands content offering

Eleven Sports is adding three new content streams to its bouquet of sports streaming services as it celebrates five years in business. The OTT broadcaster, inaugurated in 2015, will launch Eleven Women, showcasing the best of women’s sport from around the world, Eleven Next, a dedicated offering for ‘local sport’, and Eleven Esports. Eleven Women […]  More

SVG Europe Women Virtual announces wellbeing and resilience workshop on 13 August

Taking a different tack for its next event, SVG Europe Women Virtual is pleased to announce a first wellbeing and resilience workshop. On the morning of 13 August at 10am (UK time), special guest speaker, wellbeing and resilience coach Sarah Swanton will provide constructive, practical guidance on how to emotionally survive this difficult period we […]  More

Back to work: SVG Europe Women Virtual on the ‘new normal’ in live sports production [VIDEO]

At the third SVG Europe Women event on 16 July, we explored the area of “Back to work: What the ‘new normal’ is really like in live sports production”. Katarzyna Humska, production coordinator at MediaPro, spoke about LaLiga’s return in Spain, Sky Sports News’ production manager, Victoria Rudling, looked at horse racing at Royal Ascot […]  More

SVG Europe Women virtual event accentuates the positives of project re-start and the ‘new normal’

Health and safety, remote production and even pink gaffer tape were all on the agenda last night as SVG Europe Women got together for another hugely successful virtual event – but it was the overwhelming positivity in the room that had the most lasting impact. The intimate Zoom gathering featured a strong line up of […]  More

SVG Europe Women to focus on the ‘new normal’ at LaLiga, Premier League and Royal Ascot during 16 July virtual event

SVG Europe Women is pleased to announce a strong line up of speakers discussing the new normal at LaLiga, Premier League and Royal Ascot, for its next event plus virtual ‘hangout’ being held on Thursday 16 July, 4pm (UK time). Guest speakers will be sharing their experiences of what it is like to be back […]  More

National Women’s Soccer League makes broadcast-network debut on CBS with full remote workflow

The kickoff of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) Challenge Cup on CBS last Saturday (27 June) not only marked the return of live team sports in the US but was also the first time an NWSL match has appeared on a broadcast network. To produce the 23 match broadcasts (the opener and Championship Game […]  More

SVG Europe Women virtual event with BBC Sport director Barbara Slater [VIDEO]

Director of BBC Sport, Barbara Slater, joined SVG Europe Women at its virtual event on Wednesday 10 June 2020. Slater spoke about where BBC Sport is right now as it puts together a strategy to safely bring back live sports production, in the session titled, ‘BBC Sport: Barbara Slater discusses the return to live sport […]  More

Last chance to register for SVG Europe Women’s virtual event with BBC Sport’s Barbara Slater

Time is running out to register to hear BBC Sport director, Barbara Slater, speaking at the next SVG Europe Women virtual event on Wednesday 10 June at 4pm (UK time). Focusing on the return to live sport, the session is titled, ‘BBC Sport: Barbara Slater discusses the return to live sport in a post-lockdown world’. […]  More

Sports OTT Forum: Going OTT on the Women’s Game – Interview with the FA’s Kelly Simmons [VIDEO]

The Women’s World Cup 2019 in France was a key moment in the growth of the women’s game. Following on from that success, women’s football has now reached a tipping point when it comes to both viewership and media interest around Europe. In this video interview, SVG Europe editor Heather McLean will talk to FA […]  More