SINGAPORE, (Tuesday, 17 January, 2012) - Outdoor Channel (Asia), a world leader in outdoor entertainment, has signed a pan-regional partnership with Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) Australasia that will see Outdoor Channel provide coverage of ASP Australasia’s events.
Under the terms of the Agreement, Outdoor Channel will become ASP Australasia’s pan-regional broadcast partner, and will broadcast its top Asian and Oceania events, such as the SriLankan Airlines Pro held at Sri Lanka’s Arugam Bay and Surfest held annually at Newcastle, Australia.
Gregg Creevey, Managing Director – Multi Channels Asia (owner and operator of Outdoor Channel – Asia) said, “We are pleased to join hands with ASP Australasia, which will not only allow professional surfers from Asia-Pacific to showcase their skill and energy evident in surfing as a sport, but also feature some of the amazing beaches and seaside towns hosting these events.”
Dane Jordan, General Manager of ASP Australasia said, “We are thrilled about this landmark partnership with Outdoor Channel that will assist us in showing more of the world the exciting and unique events we have in our region. This unparalleled exposure will showcase the world-class waves and beautiful locations that play host to our events and gives our surfers the chance to put their skills on display to a larger audience.”