RIDE TV SCORES TRIFECTA WITH LONGINES MASTERS SERIES
Equestrian Lifestyle Channel Has Secured Exclusive US Broadcast Rights For This Prestigious Event That Will Be Held in Paris, Hong Kong and New York
FORT WORTH, TX – November 29, 2017 – Ride Television Network, Inc., (RIDE TV) has announced that they have obtained the exclusive rights to broadcast the Longines Masters Series in the United States. The Longines Masters Series is the Grand Slam Indoor of Show Jumping and is renowned as one of the most prestigious equestrian events in the world. The first of the three events will begin on November 30th in Paris, France. RIDE TV will also broadcast the Hong Kong event in February, followed by the final event which will be held in New York in April.
“The Longines Masters Series is one of the premier equestrian events and is the type of exclusive programming that sets RIDE TV apart,” said Craig Morris, RIDE TV’s Co-Founder and President. “This enables us to expose exciting events and the equestrian lifestyle to fans and participants that will resonate with our audience.”
Over 30 million Americans ride horses every year, and 1 in 63 have a direct connection to the horse industry. It is estimated that the US horse industry adds nearly $102 billion to the economy on an annual basis.
About Ride Television Network, Inc.
Ride Television Network, Inc. is a privately held corporation based in Fort Worth, Texas. RIDE TV’s shareholders include billionaire investors John Paul DeJoria and Alice Walton, who are passionate about horses and RIDE TV’s mission. The company launched its 24-hour, high definition, television network on October 1, 2014 in the United States and is now available internationally. The network creates over 90% of its own content and features high-quality television programming showcasing both English and Western disciplines and lifestyles and includes live events, reality shows, talk shows, children’s programming, documentaries and more.
For more information about RIDE TV, please visit www.ridetv.com.