WCSN Serves U.S. Volleyball Audience Comprehensive Coverage of The FIVB World Grand Prix
Fans will have complete online access to exclusive same-day delayed coverage plus on-demand archived highlights of the FIVB World Grand Prix along with all other WCSN covered events including cycling, gymnastics, swimming, track and field and more for $4.95 a month at WCSN.com.
"WCSN's consistent, in-depth coverage of events such as the FIVB World Grand Prix demonstrates our commitment to providing fans a true destination they can rely on for their sport," said Claude Ruibal, chairman and CEO of WCSN.
As one of the FIVB's most prestigious international women's competitions, the World Grand Prix brings together twelve of the best teams in the world to battle it out for a share of the million-dollar prize fund. The competition has a genuine international dimension with tournaments taking place in Europe and Asia over four weeks.
This year's FIVB World Grand Prix tour pays three visits to China (Hong Kong, Macau and Ningbo) and Japan (Tokyo and Okayama) and includes stops in Bangkok, Seoul, Chinese Taipei and Bydgoszcz (Poland) before the top five ranked teams and Italy (as host country of the final round) converge on the familiar surroundings of Reggio Calabria for the finals in September.
In addition to the Webcasts on WCSN.com, highlights of the events will be cablecast on WCSN's weekly series, World Championship Sports on Altitude Sports and Entertainment, Comcast SportsNet Chicago, Comcast Local in Detroit, Comcast SportsNet West, Comcast/Charter Sports SouthEast, Comcast SportsNet Mid Atlantic, CN8, CNW14 and SportsNet New York.
For a comprehensive list of events and schedules, please visit WCSN.com.
About World Championship Sports Network (WCSN)
World Championship Sports Network (WCSN) is the country's premier multi-platform network dedicated to creating a 24/7, 360 degree destination for interacting with and viewing athletes and international sports competitions from around the world; on TV, online and on handheld devices. With exclusive long-term programming agreements with over 20 major international sports federations, including track and field, gymnastics, skiing, volleyball, and many others, WCSN delivers exciting world-class competitions that can't be seen anywhere else. WCSN was co-founded by Claude Ruibal, chairman & CEO and Tom Hipkins, EVP & general counsel and is managed in coordination with Carlos Silva, president & COO. The company has a strategic partnership agreement with Major League Baseball Advanced Media, LP (MLBAM), the interactive media and Internet Company of Major League Baseball. WCSN's lead investor is Polaris Venture Partners who invests in seed, early stage, and middle market companies in high growth industries. They have over $3 billion under management and currently invest in over 90 companies. For more information, please visit http://www.wcsn.com/.
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