LOS GATOS, CA – 8 Mar, 2016 – The popular freeride mountain biking competitions Crankworx have announced today that they will be streamed exclusively via EverSport.tv, the premiere live sports streaming portal, on the site, as well as EverSport’s syndication partners globally.
The Crankworx Tour features grueling mountain biking competitions from Rotorua, New Zealand to Les Gets, France, ending up in it’s Canadian home base of Whistler, B.C.
“Live streaming has been the key to keeping our core mountain bike fans around the world connected in real time to the action with the Crankworx World Tour,” states Darren Kinnaird, GM of Crankworx, “and we are stoked to be partnering with Eversport to help grow our global audience and enhance our viewer experience.”
EverSport is an innovative media company that provides a best-in-breed streaming platform proven to grow rights holders’ audience and revenues more effectively than any other platform by harnessing the power of syndication, marketing and social media.
“EverSport is looking forward to featuring the exciting sport of freeride mountain biking on our platform and through our syndication partners to expose the sport to many new audiences,” said Wayne Sieve, CEO of EverSport.
With its launch featuring the streaming of the 2014 Asian Games, EverSport.tv has quickly become the premier streaming partner to sports rights holders. The company was founded by a strong set of talented entrepreneurs and visionaries. Co-founders Wayne Sieve and Carl Kirchhoff have each been in the sports business for 20 years, including key leadership roles at Yahoo! Sports, TEAM Marketing AG, and UStream. Investors including Brian Bedol, founder of Classic Sports Network and College Sports Television, which were both sold to ESPN and CBS respectively and Lee Ann Daly, former Executive Vice President of Marketing for ESPN.
Mountain biking’s defining celebration descends on Skyline Rotorua Gravity Park March 9-13, 2016. Crankworx Rotorua brings the world’s downhill, slopestyle and enduro legends together with the superfans, rising stars, industry innovators and the next generation of mountain bike riders for five days of competition, concerts and mountain bike culture.
Anointed by dirt, powered by passion, the Crankworx World Tour travels to Rotorua, New Zealand, Les Gets, France and culminates in its Canadian home base of Whistler, B.C. Tread among the gravity-fed. Join the bike-minded.
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Company Name: EverSport Media
Contact Person: Jane Bolander
Country: United States