Swimming

The new franchise-based International Swimming League will receive free-to-air exposure in Canada after a rights agreement was struck with CBC Sports, the sports arm of the public broadcaster

Discovery-owned broadcaster Eurosport’s deal in Europe and Asia-Pacific for new franchise-based competition the International Swimming League also mandates it to act as the rights-holder’s global media-rights agency.

The new franchise-based International Swimming League is poised to sign media-rights deals in Latin America and Israel, SportBusiness Media understands

Australian commercial broadcaster Seven has acquired rights to new franchise-based competition the International Swimming League

Discovery-owned sports broadcaster Eurosport has acquired rights in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region to the new franchise-based International Swimming League
USA

The NBC Sports Group division of US media company NBCUniversal has signed a long-term media-rights agreement with the USA Swimming governing body.

International sports broadcaster Eleven Sports Network has acquired live and exclusive rights in Singapore to the Fina Swimming World Cup.

The Ligue Européenne de Natation, the governing body for swimming in Europe, has agreed a four-year extension to its rights deal with the European Broadcasting Union, the consortium of public-service broadcasters.

Australian commercial broadcaster Seven has secured a long-term rights deal with the Swimming Australia governing body.

The IPC Swimming division of the International Paralympic Committee has said a record level of broadcast coverage has been secured for the 2015 IPC Swimming World Championships, which got underway today (Monday) in Glasgow, Scotland.

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) will stream live coverage of its 2015 Swimming World Championships via the event’s official website.

Australian commercial broadcaster Seven will launch a set of free mobile applications next month to show live coverage of a series of sporting events.

Australian commercial broadcaster Seven has acquired rights for aquatic sport’s Fina World Championships.

Pay-television broadcaster beIN Media Group has agreed a four-year rights deal with the French Swimming Federation (FFN).

Media rights clips from August 21 to September 3

Pan-regional broadcaster Eurosport has reached an agreement to show the new Singapore Swim Stars swimming event in 51 European countries.

Growing anticipation for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro helped Fina, the global governing body of aquatic sports, to seal an increase in the value of its Brazilian rights in an eight-year deal with pay-television broadcaster Globosat.