DENVER (July 9, 2018) –Anglers know the best, most informative and entertaining fishing programming on television – or mobile device – is on Outdoor Sportsman Group Networks’ trio of outdoor lifestyle channels – Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network.
In the first and second quarters of 2018, Outdoor Sportsman Group Networks aired more than 260 hours of fishing action per weekacross all three networks. World Fishing Network boasted 168 hours per week, Outdoor Channel had 60 hours per week and Sportsman Channel showed 40 hours per week of fishing programming. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group’s exclusive, subscriber-based, video-on-demand service MyOutdoorTV (MOTV) delivers more than 4,000 episodes focused on fishing and boating entertainment in its library.
And fishing fanatics are watching. OSG Networks reached more than 6.3 million viewers with its fishing programs in May 2018, averaging nearly 1.6 million viewers each week.*
“We take special efforts to ensure we have the very best-in-class programming on all of our networks for anglers including the hottest bass competition series on any airwaves – Major League Fishingand Major League Fishing All Angles,” Outdoor Channel Vice President of Programming, Mitch Petrie said. “Also, if anglers want to ‘binge watch’ on MyOutdoorTV, it might take some time to get through the avaiable 4,000 episodes, but they are available.”
About Outdoor Sportsman Group: Outdoor Sportsman Group is comprised of the world’s foremost media and entertainment brands for outdoor adventure enthusiasts. It includes three leading multichannel networks: Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel and World Fishing Network, as well as MOTV, the world’s leading outdoor television content platform. The Group also consists of a number of established publishing assets: 15 outdoor magazines including Guns & Ammo, Petersen’s Bowhuntingand Florida Sportsman, and 19 top websites, including BassFan.com. Additionally, Outdoor Sportsman Group includes television production operations, Winnercomm. For more information, visit www.outdoorsg.com. #MyOutdoorTV
*Source: comScore Rubik; All Fishing Programs airing on OUTD, SPMN and WFN in May'18 (4/30/18-5/27/18); P2+ Reach based on 1+ minute qualifier.
Tom Caraccioli | Outdoor Sportsman Group | 212. 852.6646 | Tom.Caraccioli@OutdoorSG.com