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Motorcycling - 24 Apr 2015 - Media rights
On the verge of the fifth round of the FIM Motocross World Championship, MXGP of Europe, at the world-renowned sand circuit in Valkenswaard, The Netherlands, Youthstream has reached an agreement with Dutch promoter LDP International b.v. and RTL Nederland for the broadcasting of the 2015 MXGP World Championship.
Motorcycling - 18 Feb 2015 - Media rights
The widely recognized Italian broadcasting service Mediaset has renewed their contract with Youthstream to broadcast the entire 2015 FIM Motocross World Championship on popular Italian television channels Italia1 and / or Italia2.
Motorcycling - 16 Jan 2015 - Media rights
The FIM is pleased to announce the signature of a two-year partnership with Dorna Sports for management of the TV rights for the Championships promoted by the FIM.
Motorcycling - 24 Jan 2014 - Media rights
Youthstream and Eurosport have announced that the no.1 pan-European TV channel has signed the live TV and digital rights for the 2014-2016 seasons of the FIM Motocross World Championship (MXGP) and the Monster Energy FIM Motocross of Nations (MXoN)
Motorcycling - 25 Feb 2005
FGSport Iberia has signed a one-year agreement with FORTA (Federation of Autonomous Radio and Television Organizations) for the delayed broadcast of the 2005 World Superbike Championship in Spain.
Motorcycling - 17 Feb 2005
Funchal, 16th February 2005 – A Japanese television production company, GMP, has made an agreement with Youthstream to broadcast all the FIM Motocross and SuperMoto World Championships on Gaora Television in Japan.
Motorcycling - 15 Dec 2004
BSI has signed a landmark four year agreement with Denmark’s national broadcaster Denmarks Radio (DR) and foremost cable and satellite channel dk4, to broadcast the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP) and FIM Speedway World Cup (SWC).
Motorcycling - 13 Dec 2004
The MotoGP World Championship will continue to celebrate a Grand Prix at the Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana - Ricardo Tormo in Valencia for the next seven seasons after an agreement was signed between Dorna Sports, television and commercial rights holders to the series, and the government of the autonomous region of Valencia, the Generalitat Valenciana.
Motorcycling - 22 Nov 2004
BSI, rights holders of the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series, has today confirmed the two Swedish venues that will host Grands Prix in 2005.
Motorcycling - 22 Nov 2004
Funchal, 20 November 2004 – Eurosport and Youthstream have signed a 3 years agreement (2005-2007) to broadcast the FIM Motocross (MX1 and MX2) and SuperMoto (S1 and S2) World Championships.
Motorcycling - 13 Oct 2004
Eurosport today announced that it has reached a 5-year agreement (2005-2009) with FG SPORT to broadcast the Superbike & the Supersport World Championships.
Motorcycling - 17 Sep 2004
The numerous MotoGP fans in New Zealand will be happy with the agreement reached between Prime TV and the right holders to the series Dorna Sports for the best of motorcycle racing to be broadcast again on national television in their country.
Motorcycling - 07 Sep 2004
The Superbike World Championship round at Assen in the Netherlands last weekend dominated viewing figures and audience share for motor sport programming across the United Kingdom audience of more than 1.4-million viewers on the BBC for the two races.
Motorcycling - 07 Sep 2004
Portugal will keep its spot on the MotoGP calendar at least until the 2006 season following the renewal of the agreement between the promoters of the event, Sociedade Gestora do Autódromo de Estoril (SGA), represented by Domingos Piedade, and Dorna Sports, the company that holds the commercial rights to the series, represented by its CEO, Carmelo Ezpeleta.
Motorcycling - 20 Aug 2004
The Sports Car Racing Association of the Monterey Peninsula (SCRAMP) and Dorna Sports, the Spanish-based company that holds the commercial and TV rights to the FIM MotoGP World Championships, have reached an agreement in principal to bring MotoGP, the pinnacle of international motorcycle racing, to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca beginning in 2005 for a five-year run.
Motorcycling - 12 Jul 2004
Superbike World Championship rights holders, FGSPORT, have today announced a three-year renewal to their highly successful television rights agreement with the leading American motor sport broadcaster Speed Channel. The agreement covers exclusive satellite and cable rights across North America.
Motorcycling - 21 Apr 2004
The Superbike World Championship round at Misano, San Marino dominated viewing figures for motorsport programming across the United Kingdom last week with an audience of more than 1.68 million viewers on the BBC.
Motorcycling - 06 Apr 2004
Rome, Italy; Fisherman’s Friend has reached a new one-year deal with the Superbike World Championship, naming the brand as Official Partner for the 2004 championships’ three Italian events of Misano, Monza and Imola.
Motorcycling - 09 Feb 2004
The months previous to the start of the season are particularly busy at Dorna headquarters, as growing interest in the MotoGP World Championship continues to produce new agreements for the broadcast of the series in different countries, most of them through free-to-air terrestrial networks.
Motorcycling - 27 Jan 2004
Breil Watches has extended its existing relationship with the Superbike World Championship with a new one-year deal, naming the brand the Official Timekeeping Sponsor for 2004 season.
Motorcycling - 13 Jan 2004
LA7, the Italian terrestrial channel, has acquired the exclusive rights to broadcast the Superbike World Championship for the next three years.
Motorcycling - 17 Dec 2003
BENFIELD Sports International (BSI) has signed two new terrestrial television deals for the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP).
Motorcycling - 09 Oct 2003
Funchal (07 September 2003) - The FFM President, Mr Jean-Pierre Mougin, and Youthstream President, Mr Giuseppe Luongo, signed an agreement for the organization of the FIM Motocross World Championship in France for the years 2004 to 2008. The main points are:
Motorcycling - 16 Sep 2003
BENFIELD Sports International (BSI), rights holders of the FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP), has announced Poland's national postal services company, Polish Post, as title sponsor of the forthcoming Polish Grand Prix in Bydgoszcz.
Motorcycling - 12 Sep 2003
Pirelli has signed a major sponsorship deal with FGSPORT, international rights holders of the Superbike World Championship to become the exclusive tyre supplier.
Motorcycling - 12 Sep 2003
Melk (10 September 2003) – Youthstream, the promoter of the S1 SuperMoto World Championship, is proud to announce that a contract has been signed with the television company FOX.
Motorcycling - 04 Sep 2003
LADBROKES, the largest bookmaker in the world, has signed an agreement with Benfield Sports International (BSI), rights holders of the FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP) to be title sponsors of the forthcoming FIM Czech Republic Speedway Grand Prix.
Motorcycling - 26 Aug 2003
The FIM Scandinavian Grand Prix was postponed on Saturday night due to problems with the track that made racing impossible at the Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg.
Motorcycling - 26 Aug 2003
Benfield Sports International (BSI) rights holders of the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP) announced today a three year extension to for the FIM Scandinavian Speedway Grand Prix to be held at the spectacular Ullevi Stadium until 2007 (inclusive).
Motorcycling - 30 Jul 2003
Acerbis, the Italian manufacturer of plastic accessories for motorcycles and apparel for motorcyclists, have reached an agreement with Dorna Off Road, rights holder for the FIM Motocross World Championship and have signed as title sponsors for the final two events of the motocross season. Consisting of the last round of the series, hosted in Ernée, France, on September 14th and the traditional end-of-the season curtain-closer, the Motocross of Nations, scheduled in Zolder, Belgium, on October 5t
Motorcycling - 04 Jul 2003
BENFIELD Sports International, rights holders of the FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series, has announced Miljöpartiet de Grona, Sweden's Green political party as title sponsor of the FIM Scandinavian Speedway Grand Prix in a unique sponsorship deal.
Motorcycling - 03 Jul 2003
London – July 4, 2003: Wimbledon Stadium is set to host London’s first International Speedway meeting since Hackney Stadium hosted a round of the World Championship back in 1996. On Wednesday, July 9, England’s highly talented crop of Under-21 riders line up against their Swedish counterparts at Wimbledon Stadium, in the deciding leg of a three match Test series, in the GMB Under 21 Test.
Motorcycling - 19 Jun 2003
In this contract Maris Group accepts the rights to organize 4 Grand Prix’ of Motocross every year for the next five years in the Benelux region and the Motocross Des Nations in 2004 and 2007 (also in the Benelux area).
Motorcycling - 10 Jun 2003
E-tote, the UK based internet betting company, has joined forces with Benfield Sports International (BSI), rights holders of the Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP) to offer, for the first time, live online betting via betSGP.com which can be accessed through the official SGP Series website www.speedwaygp.com.
Motorcycling - 21 May 2003
BENFIELD Sports International (BSI), rights holders of the FIM Speedway Grand Prix (SGP), today announced Fiat Commercial Vehicles (Fiat CV) as the new title sponsor for the FIM British Speedway Grand Prix.
Motorcycling - 13 May 2003
MotoGP welcomes the arrival of yet another new partner - Austrian notebook manufacturer Gericom, who have acquired the rights to be the Official Notebook of MotoGP for 2003 and 2004.
Motorcycling - 12 May 2003
Arnette have further strengthened their blossoming relationship with the MotoGP World Championship by becoming the Official Sunglasses Supplier to the series.
Motorcycling - 06 May 2003
Italian motorcycle parts manufacturer Polini have acquired the title sponsorship package for the French round of MotoGP in 2003, scheduled for May 25th at Le Mans. The event, which had more than 135,000 spectators last year, will now be officially named the Grand Prix Polini de France.
Motorcycling - 29 Apr 2003
London, UK, April 28th 2003: The Interpublic Group of Companies has transferred its interest in World Superbikes to its joint venture partners of four years, the Flammini Group. The sale includes full ownership and management rights for WSBK.
Motorcycling - 10 Apr 2003
Sunglasses producer Arnette have acquired the Title Sponsor package for the second round of the 2003 MotoGP World Championship to be held in Welkom, South Africa, on April 27th, which will officially be called Arnette Africa's Grand Prix.
Motorcycling - 04 Apr 2003
BENFIELD SPORTS INTERNATIONAL (BSI), rights holders of the FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP) and FIM Speedway World Cup (SWC), in conjunction with mobile marketing specialists Caribiner Interactive has launched the first SMS text messaging service for world championship speedway.
Motorcycling - 02 Apr 2003
London – April 2, 2003: British Speedway has joined forces with E-Tote Ltd, to launch a brand new gaming website, and betting facility, www.speedwaybet.com. Speedwaybet.com will offer pool betting, with guaranteed jackpots on all SkySports Elite League meetings, as well on all Speedway Premier League meetings. Bet 5 Get 5 offers punters who bet £5 on the website a further free £5 bet.
Motorcycling - 26 Mar 2003
A new two-year deal will see coverage of the prestigious MotoGP World Championship screened on BBC television in the United Kingdom, with live coverage of the British round in Donington, and the final round in Valencia, Spain. BBC Sport's bikes presenter, Suzi Perry will present coverage of the championship, beginning on April 6 in Suzuka, Japan. The BBC's expert duo of Steve Parrish and Charlie Cox will provide commentary for the live rounds at Donington and Valencia.
Motorcycling - 20 Mar 2003
EUROSPORT, the Number 1 Pan European sports channel, has agreed a two year deal with Benfield Sports International (BSI) to broadcast the FIM Speedway Grand Prix (SGP) Series and FIM Speedway World Cup (SWC) events.
Motorcycling - 17 Mar 2003
Following a meeting held at the FIM headquarters on February 5 between the company ABC Communication, represented by its manager Mr Alain Blanchard, and the FIM, represented by Mr Francesco Zerbi, President; Mr Guy Maitre, Chief Executive Officer, and in the presence of Messrs. Ted Bartlett, FIM Vice-President, and Amedeo Michelotti, President of the Enduro and Cross-Country Rallies Commission, both parties agreed to sign an agreement regarding the promotion of the Individual World Two Days' E
Motorcycling - 14 Mar 2003
CASTROL has agreed a two year extension with Benfield Sports International to be the exclusive lubricant sponsor of the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP). The leading lubricant manufacturer has been a sponsor of the SGP Series since BSI bought the rights in January 2000.
Motorcycling - 04 Mar 2003
BENFIELD Sports International (BSI) has agreed a contract with CANAL+ Cyfrowy, the owner of Pay TV CANAL+ Polska, to extend their exclusive live television rights contract for both the FIM Speedway Grand Prix (SGP) Series and the FIM Speedway World Cup (SWC) until 2007.
Motorcycling - 27 Feb 2003
London ¡V February 27, 2003: British Speedway and Go Speed Limited, who exercise the commercial rights to British Speedway, today announced that, in partnership with technology company DatAcq Limited and online gaming specialists Etote, they are planning to introduce the world¡¦s first Virtual Television Broadcasting Technology, featuring Sky Sports Elite League and Premier League Speedway fixtures in 2003. The offer will further allow viewers access to interactive betting on the coming Speedway
Motorcycling - 11 Feb 2003
MotoGP has secured new television deals with major terrestrial networks in both Belgium and the Republic of Ireland for the upcoming 2003 season which begins in Suzuka on April 6th.
Motorcycling - 30 Jan 2003
Octagon Motorsports, organiser of the FIM Superbike World Championship is pleased to announce that it has renewed its satellite broadcast agreement with FOX SPORTS Australia for a further three years to the end of 2005.
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