World Championship Sports Network (WCSN), the premier destination for fans of Olympic and lifestyle sports, is kicking off its third winter season with exclusive broadcast coverage of the 2007-08 International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup season. The schedule is the most extensive ever by any U.S. media outlet for skiing and snowboarding competitions.
Exclusive live and on-demand coverage of the entire six-month season will be available online at www.WCSN.com at noon ET each day with broadcasts on WCSN TV.
WCSN.com, in partnership with the FIS World Cups and the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association, will provide full event coverage in cross country, nordic combined, freestyle, alpine, ski jumping and snowboarding. Many of the events will be available live or same-day.
"WCSN has established itself as the top destination for the FIS World Cup season by offering access to every event. Our mission this winter is to serve the fans of cross country, nordic combined, snowboard, alpine, freestyle and ski jumping," said Claude Ruibal, CEO of WCSN. "Partnering with FIS and USSA brought a tremendous audience to WCSN last year, so we are very excited to continue our relationship with these events and their athletes."
2007-2008 FIS Cross Country World Cup on WCSN Schedule:
|12/28/2007||Nove Mesto||Czech Republic|
|12/29/2007||Nove Mesto||Czech Republic|
|1/5/2008||Val di Fiemme||Italy|
|1/6/2008||Val di Fiemme||Italy|
FIS Nordic Combined World Cup Schedule
|1/12/2008||Val di Fiemme||Italy|
|1/13/2008||Val di Fiemme||Italy|
**Schedule subject to change. For up to date scheduling please visit www.wcsn.com/skiing where you also can find details about the cross country, freestyle, nordic combined and ski jumping schedules. And www.wcsn.com/snowboarding for snowboarding World Cups.
Fans can log onto WCSN.com to access complete live and on-demand video of the FIS World Cup season and exclusive access to winner results, photo galleries, behind-the-scenes features and more, via a $4.95 monthly subscription. Highlights from all events will be televised on World Championship Sports. Broadcast schedules for alpine skiing, cross country, nordic combined, ski jumping, freestyle skiing, and snowboarding events can be found at WCSN.com. Fans in the U.S. should contact their local cable and satellite operator to get more details on the WCSN television channel.
About World Championship Sports Network (WCSN)
World Championship Sports Network (WCSN) is the premier destination for fans of Olympic and lifestyle sports, delivering an immersive experience via exclusive live and on-demand coverage of world class competitions, interaction with top athletes and in-depth access to sports news and information year round.
WCSN offers comprehensive coverage of over 60 sports disciplines, through exclusive long-term programming agreements across a number of key International Federations and National Governing Bodies. Major championship events in sports ranging from track and Field, Skiing, Swimming, Gymnastics and Cycling to Volleyball, Karate and Taekwondo are featured online at www.WCSN.com and on television via WCSN's 24/7 cable sports network. WCSN also markets Olympic sports in partnership with International Federations, National Governing Bodies, local organizations, clubs, sponsors, and through related websites and publications.