WCL announces multi-year streaming partnership with FloSports
OTTAWA & AUSTIN, TX – Wrestling Canada Lutte (WCL) is proud to announce a multi-year partnership with FloSports to be the official streaming partner of WCL national events. The agreement runs through 2027 and will see FloSports (FloWrestling) broadcast both Canadian Wrestling Championships (Senior, Junior, Cadet) and (U19, U17, U15), the Canadian U23 Wrestling Championships & World Team Trials (Non-Olympic Weights), and the Canadian Team Trials in 2023 and 2027.
“This is an exciting partnership for WCL in many ways,” said Darren Matte, Marketing and Communications Manager, WCL. “It will provide our spectators the highest quality content so that they get the most out of all our championships. It will also help our coaches, officials and support staff by giving them access to FloSports’ technology to increase efficiency in their roles. Ultimately, it is a win/win for our audience, athletes and all internal stakeholders.”
“FloSports (FloWrestling) is thrilled to partner with Wrestling Canada Lutte as the exclusive streaming platform for its premier championship wrestling events, including the 2023 Canadian Team Trials, which will help determine Canada’s 2024 Olympic team. Representing their country on the world’s biggest stages is a lifelong pursuit for Canadian athletes and we are proud to play a role in showcasing the journey,” said Travis Shives, Vice President of Strategy, FloSports.
WCL programming will fall into the FloSports suite of content beginning with the 2023 Canadian U23 Wrestling Championships & World Team Trials (Non-Olympic Weights), May 27-28 in Laval, QC. WCL content will be available as part of the FloSports subscription package, which also gives access to numerous events in the United States and internationally. Current FloSports subscribers won’t need to do anything to gain access to WCL content and new subscribers can sign up at: FloSports.tv
In addition to live streaming, FloSports will also produce exclusive content at national events with Canadian wrestlers, giving fans even more access to up and coming and household name Canadian athletes.
FloSports is a world-class sports media company strategically positioned to be the essential destination for passionate sports fans, delighting them with live event coverage, breaking news, highlights, stats, rankings, and team and player profiles. We are growing Our Sports every day by continuing to invest in our ever-expanding ecosystem, which consists of over a dozen sports verticals and hundreds of streaming partners. FloSports is creating the home for sports like hockey, track & field, racing, grappling, wrestling, cheer, and more, and we are looking for innovative and passionate people like you to help us! For more information, visit FloSports.tv
About Wrestling Canada Lutte (WCL)
Wrestling Canada Lutte (WCL) is the national sport governing body for Olympic style wrestling in Canada. Among its responsibilities, the association selects and prepares Canada’s teams that participate in international competitions including Continental Championships, World Championships and major multi-sport Games (i.e. Olympic Games). WCL works with provincial and territorial partners to deliver world-class programs and services to athletes, coaches, and officials to achieve podium success and grow the sport.
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