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

Sports Channel Network is focused on aggregating a growing sports programming content proposition accessible via free to air TV, mobile and tablet platforms, it’s free to watch meaning no paid subscription or registration required.

Sports Channel Network, which launched in December 2017, is the first IP delivered VOD OTT channel dedicated to presenting premium sports programming in HD in an advertiser funded environment on Freeview and YouView (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 offers the consumer the opportunity to consume premium VOD sports content from over 20 categories ranging from action sports to fishing with over 800 hours of VOD programming available. New content is added weekly.

The content is presented in a simple unique interface allowing the consumer to navigate the channel options via their TV remote. Each series is categorised meaning the audience can easily choose what to watch from over 1700 episodes, all available in either HD or SD, of sports programming which includes weekly features, documentaries and event highlights.

The business partners with a plethora of federations, agencies, aggregators and production companies from all over the world who distribute high quality programming, including IMG and Sunset & Vine.

As the content is delivered via IP, the channel has the ability better understand and target the audience with advertising messages via a unique relationship with Google DFP.

The incredible channel growth is built on presenting relevant and timely content to an audience craving premium sports where they can determine what to watch and when across multiple devices, for free.

The channel will shortly be available on Android TV and via a web-based video player.

Sports Channel Network believes in the growth of the free UK TV market and delivering compelling sports content to the broadest possible audience.

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
  • 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
  • Chikara: Revenge of the Lawn Gnomes
  • Karate Combat: Hollywood
  • Chikara: Beware the Snowman
  • Chikara: Tag World Grand Prix 2018
  • Chikara: Young Lions Cup XIV – Stage 1
  • Chikara: Young Lions Cup XIV – Stage 2
  • Karate Combat
  • Total Combat
  • M-1 Challenge 89
  • 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