Snowboarding

USA

The Infront agency has struck its second partnership extension with a national winter sports body in the space of a week after agreeing to continue its deal with US Ski & Snowboard

The German Ski Federation (DSV) has renewed a rights deal with SportA, the sports-rights agency that represents German public-service broadcasters ARD and ZDF.

The IMG agency has expanded the reach of its action sports and lifestyle channel Edgesport by agreeing a carriage deal with multi-platform media and entertainment organisation Abu Dhabi Media Company.

Austrian public-service broadcaster ORF has renewed and expanded a rights deal for various events run by the International Ski Federation (FIS).

Online sports and entertainment channel Red Bull TV has agreed a carriage deal with streaming platform Roku.

USA

US pay-television sports broadcaster Universal Sports Network has broadened its reach after three cable television operators agreed carriage deals for the platform.

The Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific division of US media and entertainment company Discovery Communications has agreed a content partnership with the Red Bull Media House media company.

Media rights clips from February 13 to February 26

The Fox Sports division of US network Fox has announced the 2014 US Open Snowboarding Championships will be broadcast live on its Fox Sports 2 pay-television channel on March 7-8.

USA

The US Ski and Snowboard governing body has acquired media rights in the US for the 2015 and 2017 editions of the Alpine and Nordic Ski World Championships.