The leading UK sports channel delivering premium HD VOD and live sports programming in an OTT environment for free

Sports Channel Network is distributed by VOD365 –  www.vod365.co.uk who deliver and own leading branded channels across multiple connected platforms. SCN is focused on aggregating a growing sports programming content proposition accessible via free TV, mobile and tablet platforms, it’s free to watch meaning no paid subscription required.

Sports Channel Network, which launched in early December 2017 and is the first IP delivered VOD OTT channel dedicated to presenting premium sports programming in HD in an advertiser funded environment on Freeview channel 266 in the UK.  

"Formula E are proud to be working in partnership with Sports Channel Network who are at the forefront of creating an innovative destination for today's sports fan."

Ali Russell, Director of Media, Formula E

Sports Channel Network, Channel 266 on Freeview and YouView, offers the consumer the opportunity to watch premium VOD sports content from over 18 categories ranging from action sports to fishing. To date over 500 hours of VOD programming is available for free to a UK Freeview and YouView audience with new content being added regularly.

The content is presented in a simple unique interface allowing the consumer to navigate around the channel via their TV remote. Each series is categorised meaning the audience can easily choose what they want to watch. Over 1000 episodes, all available to watch in either HD or SD, of sports programming includes weekly new features and event highlights.

The Channel works with a plethora of content partners from all over the world that produce high quality programming, including IMG and Sunset & Vine.

As the channel is delivered via IP, SCN has the ability better understand and target our audience with relevant content and marketing messages.

The growth of the channel is predicated on delivering relevant and interesting content to a Freeview and connected device audiences craving a premium sports channel where they determine what to watch and when.

The channel is also available on YouView, iOS/Android smartphones and tablets.

SCN believes in the growth of the free TV market and delivery compelling sports content to a broad audience across the U.K.

Channel Network Portfolio:

  • Action
  • Sports Confidential
  • Red Bull Sports Events
  • ABC of…
  • adidas ROCKSTARS indoor bouldering
  • Cape Epic
  • F1 H20 Powerboat World Championships
  • Gillette World of Sport 2017
  • Kite Masters
  • Paragliding World Cup 2018
  • Parkour World Championships 2018
  • Poseidon Games 2018
  • Red Bull Crashed Ice
  • Ride to the Roots
  • Roller Derby til I Die
  • Sailing To Tokyo
  • Send it – Season 1
  • Snow Boarding Freeride World Tour
  • Timber Sports 2017
  • UIM ABP Aquabike World Championships 2018
  • Ultimate Rush
  • World of Freesports
  • Xterra Adventures
  • Xterra European Tour
  • Aquatic
  • Sailing World Cup
  • Alpe d’Huez Triathlon
  • Asia-Pacific Ironman Championships
  • Beijing International Triathlon
  • Clipper Sailing – The Race of their Lives
  • Extreme Sailing Series
  • F1 H20 Powerboat World Championship
  • Ironman Australia
  • Kite Masters
  • Maxing Out: Challenge Roth
  • Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival 2017
  • Noosa International Triathlon 2017
  • Poseidon Games 2018
  • RC44 Championships Tour 2017
  • Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2017
  • Sailing to Toyko 2018
  • Sailing World Championships
  • Speed Catamarans GC32 2018
  • The World Sailing Show
  • Tiree Wave Classic 2018
  • Trial Menorca
  • Tri Life
  • UIM ABP Aquabike World Championships 2018
  • World Kiteboarding Championships 2018
  • Baketball
  • FIBA World Basketball
  • Combat
  • Chikara: National Pro Wrestling Day
  • Karate Combat: Hollywood
  • Chikara: Beware the Snowman
  • Karate Combat
  • Total Combat
  • Cricket
  • Hong Kong World Sixes 2017
  • Cycling
  • Tour of Oman
  • InCycle
  • Santos Tour Down Under
  • The Pioneer Cycling Race 2019
  • Equestrian
  • Badminton Horse Trials 2018
  • Burghley Horse Trials 2018
  • Event Rider Masters Series 2017
  • eSports
  • Drone GP
  • Street Racers 2018 – 2019 Season
  • Julius Baer: The Business of Formula E
  • The Business of Formula E
  • Fishing
  • Carp Wars
  • iFish
  • Football
  • Life’s A Pitch
  • Extra Time
  • Fergie: The Untold Stories
  • Mission Russia
  • Non League to Premier League
  • One Game to Save a Career
  • Road to Russia
  • The Art of Goalscoring
  • The Cult of FIFA
  • The Greatest Game in World Cup History
  • The Immortals
  • The Lonliest Job in Football
  • The Numbers Game
  • The Science of the Penalty Shoot-Out
  • The Story of Panini Stickers
  • Golf
  • Long Drive World Series
  • Golfing World
  • Hockey
  • Inside the D
  • Galvanised Hockey
  • Investec Hockey
  • Mass Participation
  • Alpe d’Huez Triathlon
  • Asia-Pacific Ironman Championships
  • Barcelona Spartan Ultra Marathon 2019
  • Beijing Triathlon 2017
  • Ironman Australia
  • Laguna Phuket Triathlon 2019
  • Le Marathon des Sables
  • Marathon des Sables
  • Maxing Out: Challenge Roth
  • Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival 2017
  • Noosa International Triathlon 2017
  • Superleague Triathlon Series
  • Trial Menorca
  • Tri Life
  • Ultra Pirineu Ultra Marathon
  • Ultra Trial World Tour 2018
  • Welsh Triathlon Super Series 2018
  • Xterra Pan American Championship
  • Motorsport
  • Andros Trophy 2019
  • Street Racers 2018 – 2019 Season
  • The Inside Line
  • AutoSpeed
  • Barcelona 24Hour
  • European Le Mans Motorsport Series
  • Gearing Up
  • Inside World of TCR
  • Julius Baer: The Business of Formula E
  • Le Mans Classic
  • Le Tour Auto
  • Michelin Le Mans Motorsport Cup
  • Mobil1 The Grid
  • SIC 888 Endurance
  • Spa Classic
  • The Business of Formula E
  • Sailing
  • Sailing World Cup
  • Clipper Sailing – The Race of their Lives
  • Extreme Sailing Series
  • RC44 Championships Tour 2017
  • Sailing World Championships
  • Speed Catamarans GC32 2018
  • The World Sailing Show
  • Tennis
  • Deuce
  • touchtennis 2017
  • touchtennis Tile Masters Cup 2018
  • Winter
  • Red Bull Crashed Ice
  • Snow Boarding Freeride World Tour
  • World of Freesports