BRITISH SPEEDWAY AGREES FANSEAT MEDIA DEAL

Friday May 14, 2021
FANSEAT and British Speedway have agreed a deal to broadcast matches of the British Speedway Premiership on FANSEAT, live and on demand, worldwide outside the United Kingdom, Ireland and New Zealand.

12 regular season matches of the British Speedway Premiership will be broadcast live and on demand to international fans on FANSEAT’s OTT platform, in addition to the playoff matches between the top 4 teams at the end of the season.

This deal builds on FANSEAT’s offering of speedway content, following the acquisition of Swedish Elite Speedway Series media rights, and enhances the exposure of British Premiership Speedway to fans all around the globe, with the league featuring a host of international riders from Australia, Denmark, Germany, France and the USA.

Fans can watch all the speedway matches live and on demand with a monthly subscription of 9.99€, or an all-inclusive subscription is also available at 14.99€, giving access to all content on FANSEAT, including top-level ice hockey, football and basketball leagues.

Jean-Maël Gineste, Managing Director at FANSEAT said: “We are delighted to welcome to our platform and speedway offering the British Speedway Premiership, one of the most notorious speedway leagues in the world. Speedway is a very spectacular and growing sport in which FANSEAT and the Spring Media group has been investing a lot of energy for several years now, starting with the Swedish League back in 2018, now with the British League in 2021 and with more Speedway league projects to be announced in the near future too. FANSEAT and Spring Media are undoubtedly becoming the leaders and innovators in the world of speedway in the coming years.”

Rob Godfrey, Chairman of British Speedway, said: "We are delighted to have this opportunity to showcase this wonderful sport around the world. We anticipate an exciting season of racing and we look forward to showing a new audience what a thrilling spectacle speedway can be."


About FANSEAT
FANSEAT is a fast growing pay-per-view and subscription-based sports streaming service offering a wide selection of sports to fans across the globe. From football to ice hockey, basketball, speedway and others, FANSEAT has attracted sports enthusiasts from over 150 countries over the years.

Please visit www.fanseat.com for more information.

About Spring Media
Spring Media is an international sports media group headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. Spring Media has market leading expertise in its three key business areas: i) Media Rights Management ii) Production Services iii) Streaming Solutions.

The company group has a global reach through its head office in Sweden and regional offices in France, UK, Latvia, Mexico and Kazakhstan. Spring Media facilitates in excess of 30,000 hours of live sports annually, direct to consumer through StayLive and to its network of over 450 broadcasters worldwide. The Spring Media group includes subsidiary companies StayLive (Streaming Solutions), Sportacentrs (Production Services) and Fanseat (Digital Sports Channel).