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Meet the Olympic Champions of Tomorrow on an All New Season of Heroes of the Future Only on the Olympic Channel


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MADRID – With the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 just around the corner, the Olympic Channel invites viewers on a journey around the world in search of the Olympic champions of tomorrow in Heroes of the Future. The twelve-episode original series premieres worldwide on Monday, 24 September on the Olympic Channel global digital platform, and …

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Olympic Channel’s Five Rings Films Presents “The Golden Generation” on 22 October


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Documentary Features Exclusive Interviews with Every Member of Argentina’s 2004 Gold Medal Winning Basketball Team Including Manu Ginobili, Luis Scola, Andrés Nocioni, Fabricio Oberto and Rubén Wolkowyski Film Part of Signature Documentary Series Produced Exclusively by Hollywood Legend Frank Marshall and Mandalay Sports Media MADRID – The story behind Argentina’s iconic victory in men’s basketball at …

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Olympic Channel Commemorates Two-Year Anniversary


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Madrid – The Olympic Channel celebrates its two-year anniversary with more than 11,000 videos representing all Olympic sport disciplines and 206 countries, 50 original series, partnerships with 75 sport federations and organizations and availability in 11 languages. The over-the-top (OTT) global media destination launched in August 2016 following the Closing Ceremony of Rio 2016 in support of …

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Discover Extreme Sports Passions on Olympic Outposts presented by Bridgestone


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 MADRID – From surfing in Canada’s cool waters and ice hockey in Australia to wrestling in Senegal and roller derby in France, Olympic Outposts presented by Bridgestone invites viewers on a journey to discover the unique hotspots, local cultures and passion behind sports around the world. The 12-episode series premieres worldwide on Thursday, 9 August …

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Olympic Channel and Japan Consortium Launch Digital Distribution Platforms in Japan


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MADRID – On the occasion of the two-year countdown to the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, the Olympic Channel and the Japan Consortium debuted Olympic Channel-branded digital platforms across multiple outlets further engaging local audiences with the Olympic Movement all year round. Starting Tuesday, 24 July, Olympic Channel digital portals will be available on olympicchannel.com as …

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New Olympic Channel Documentary APART Provides Exclusive Look at the History of Sports in South Africa Under Apartheid


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MADRID – Odessa Swarts was a promising sprinter in South Africa who was denied the chance to compete internationally during apartheid. Now, a generation later, her son is an Olympic  champion. In APART, a new documentary from the Olympic Channel, Swarts and her son, Wayde van Niekerk, share their personal journeys against the context of apartheid …

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FISE World Series Edmonton 2018 to Stream LIVE on the Olympic Channel


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MADRID – The Olympic Channel, the over-the-top (OTT) global media destination where fans can discover, engage and share in the power of sport and the excitement of the Olympic Games all year round, presents LIVE online coverage of the FISE World Series 2018 event in Edmonton, Canada. Taking place from 13 to 15 July, LIVE …

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