Sportsman Channel On Target With Comcast In Atlanta


Sportsman Channel has launched on Comcast's Xfinity TV in the Atlanta area.

Continuing its expansion through positioning upgrades, the hunting, shooting and fishing network is now available to the top cable operator's Digital Preferred customers throughout the Atlanta DMA on channel 209.

"We are thrilled to continue our expansion with Comcast, now making Sportsman available to the passionate base of hunters, shooters and anglers throughout the Atlanta area," said Sportsman president Willy Burkhardt in a statement. "This is an exciting time for the network as we continue to innovate our programming to meet and exceed the entertainment and information needs of American Sportsmen nationwide. We strive to deliver superior value to our partners and viewers via the highest quality and most entertaining content available, season after season."

Noted Jeff DeLorme, senior vice president for Comcast's Atlanta Region: "Our customer base consists of many avid sportsmen that will be thrilled with the addition of Sportsman Channel to their programming lineup. Sportsman Channel will allow us to continue to provide compelling and informative programming that meets their viewing needs year round."