FORT WORTH, TEXAS AND HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA – July 12, 2017 – Ride Television Network, Inc., (RIDE TV) and Eastlink are pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement for Eastlink to distribute RIDE TV to their customers. RIDE TV is the first of its kind network to be distributed in Canada and is now available to Eastlink’s subscribers in Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick (limited to Sackville area), Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta, and British Columbia. RIDE TV was successfully added earlier this year to the list of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution in Canada.
“We are extremely pleased about our launch on Eastlink. Canada is a vibrant horse market, and they’re our first launch in the country,” said Michael Trujillo, RIDE TV’s Senior Vice President of International Distribution. “We are extremely grateful to Eastlink for their extraordinary vision in recognizing the need for a unique, entertaining and compelling network like RIDE TV that showcases the equestrian lifestyle.”
RIDE TV is the only TV network devoted exclusively to the horse and rural living lifestyle and is available in high definition 24 hours each day. RIDE TV produces over 90% of its content and offers original children’s programming, documentaries, reality shows, and other great content for the equestrian and rural lifestyle markets. RIDE TV’s cornerstone programming is exclusive, live, championship equestrian sports.
About Ride Television Network, Inc.
Ride Television Network, Inc. is a privately held corporation based in Fort Worth, Texas USA. The company was formed in 2011 for the purpose of launching a 24-hour, high definition, television network. RIDE TV launched on October 1, 2014, in the United States and is available internationally including Asia and Latin America. For information on how to request RIDE TV from your Canadian television operator, please visit www.ridetv.com/watch