ASB MAGAZINE: FUEL TV Australia and the Seven Network have signed an agreement that will see a 24/7 streaming channel running on the 7plus platform, as well as dedicated block programming on 7mate. FUEL TV is the only exclusive global channel dedicated to action sports and its lifestyle, music and art. Its multiple Emmy Award-winning programming focuses on the culture and lifestyle of skateboarding, snowboarding, surfing, BMX, MTB, motocross and wakeboarding.
As a now independent business, FUEL TV is seen in more than 103 countries, broadcast in five languages to more than 770 million homes. The channel was born in the US, being founded by Fox Sports Media Group (NewsCorp Nasdaq listed), reaching 40 million homes in the US by 2013.
FUEL TV Australian Managing Partner Jay Palmer commented “We are proud to be aligned with such a progressive network as Seven. We look forward to adding to their action sports credentials and showcasing the sports and culture we love as we head towards a pivotal time in action sports with the inclusion of surfing and skateboarding in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.”
FUEL TV Australia is a joint venture initiative with Fuel TV global. 7plus is the fastest growing commercial free-to-air BVOD platform in Australia. 7mate is Australia’s No.1 multichannel.
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