USARacing Pro Cup to be Seen in More Than 55 Million Homes
Many Affiliates Announced for Race Broadcasts in 2011
USAR Pro Cup Series is announcing today agreements with nine affiliates to launch the USAR Pro Cup Series Network. The announcement was made today by Chip Lofton, USAR CEO and Curt Pires, President, CAP Sports Group.
“We are really excited that in less than two weeks we have signed on nine affiliates to carry our races in 2011,” said Lofton. “These agreements are just a start and we will have more to come in the coming weeks. Our deal with CAP Sports’ is all ready paying dividends.”
2011 USAR Pro Cup Series Network Affiliates (as of 3/14/11):
•Comcast Sports Southeast—6.5 million households within a 13 state territory (available via cable) - http://www.css-sports.com/pages/main •Cox Sports Television – 2 million households within an eight (8) state territory (available via cable and satellite) - http://coxsportstv.com/ •Bright House Sports Network – 1.6 million households in Florida (available via cable) -- http://bhsn.com/ •The Texas Channel – 1 million households in Texas (available via Time Warner Cable) -- http://www.timewarnercable.com/texas/texaschannel/about.html •MAV TV Network – 8 million households nationwide (available via cable, satellite and telco) -- http://mavtv.com/ •Tuff TV Network – reaches up to 25 million households nationwide (available via over the air TV stations) -- www.tufftv.com •America One Network – reaches up to 35 million households in the US and Caribbean (available via over the air TV stations and cable) -- www.americaone.com •Altitude Sports & Entertainment – 3.1million households within a 10 state territory (available via cable and satellite) – http://altitude.tv/ •Comcast SportsNet, California – 4 million households within California and Nevada (available via cable and satellite) - http://www.csncalifornia.com/
Additionally each race will be made available to DIRECTV Sports Pak and DISH Multi Sports Package subscribers nationwide via regional sports networks – Altitude Sports and Comcast SportsNet, California.
USAR and CAP Sports will be making additional affiliate announcements in the coming weeks and foresee 2011 distribution exceeding 65 million households.
"The response in the marketplace for the 2011 USAR Pro Cup Series has been tremendous, “said Pires. “The brand has value and this series remains the leader in sports syndication television.”