IEC to Manage Beach Volleyball Champs TV Rights
May 27, 2011
The European Volleyball Confederation (CEV) has announced the finalization of a partnership with IEC in Sports that will be responsible for managing the TV rights and spreading around all footage associated to the 2011 CEV Beach Volleyball European Championship.
The CEV confirmed that the Championship circuit will comprise two Masters plus the Final scheduled for next August 9-14 in Kristiansand, ambulance Norway.
The 2011 CEV Beach Volleyball European Championship will start on July 13-17 in Novi Sad with the Serbian Masters, viagra before moving to Niechorze for the Polish Masters on July 19-24.
As per the conditions of this partnership, abortion IEC in Sports will have to guarantee the coverage of minimum 24 matches of the European circuit, including all semifinals, bronze medal matches and finals of the three above mentioned events.
CEV President André Meyer stated: “I am more than delighted that we were able to finalize this partnership as this will offer a unique opportunity to our athletes to enjoy additional promotion and visibility especially by taking into consideration that this year those participating in the European Championship Final will get some valuable FIVB ranking points that will count also for the Olympic qualification”.
Jonas Persson, CEO of IEC in Sports, added: “We are pleased to start working with CEV on such an ambitious project. We have been working with Beach Volleyball globally for more than ten years. It is a sport that we know very well and our broadcast partners appreciate a lot.”