HRTV'S "EQUESTRIAN NEWS FROM THE LONDON GAMES" OFFERS FANS THE LATEST INFORMATION, BEGINNING SATURDAY, JULY 28
Arcadia, CA, July 26 -- With the London Games taking center stage on the sports landscape for the next several weeks, HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, will offer "Equestrian News from the London Games," providing the latest, up-to-date information from London, beginning on Saturday, July 28.
Both HRTV and HRTV.com viewers will stay up-to-date each day with a variety of informative features. TV and online coverage includes a daily half-hour show as well as a promotional features on HRTV.com, providing visitors with additional background, education and to-the-minute updates from the competing athletes' Twitter feeds.
HRTV's coverage of the Equestrian portion of the Games will be headlined by a daily 30-minute show, "Rudall's Round-Up: Greenwich."
Hosted by Jenny Rudall, a noted Equestrian clinician and commentator, the show emanates from near the Greenwich Horse Park, site of the Equestrian events, and will premiere on HRTV.com each day at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT, commencing Saturday, July 28.
It will have its U.S. television premiere on HRTV’s broadcast network the following morning (Sunday, July 29) at 8 a.m. ET, and recap the previous day's action as well as provide commentary for upcoming equestrian events.
(Replays of the shows will run at 9 a.m. ET and in primetime at 9 p.m. ET and 9 p.m. PT each day. HRTV will also run a complete marathon of all 12 shows on Tuesday, August 13, beginning at Noon ET. Complete coverage will total 60 airings on the network from July 28 through August 13.)
“HRTV, The Network for Horse Sports, is proud to provide our U.S. TV and worldwide online viewers with the latest updates, information and perspective on the Equestrian events during the London Games," said Scott Daruty, President of HRTV. "In particular, our online platform offers fans unique features, including information and access to educational pieces, as well as current leaderboard standings and real-time London weather to chronicle the conditions.”
Fans looking to remain current with all the happenings from London, will find additional pertinent information from the network's informative by accessing www.hrtv.com. Specially-designated links within the website will include educational vignettes, "Learn Equestrian with Carolyn Conley," designed to give fans a better understanding and educational primer of key equestrian disciplines -- Eventing, Dressage, and Show Jumping.
HRTV, The Network for Horse Sports, is a television-based multimedia network dedicated to equine sports. HRTV’s programming features horseracing from top U.S. and international racetracks, as well as a wide range of world-class English and Western horse competitions, news, original programming and award-winning documentaries covering the world of horse sports. The live stream of HRTV is available on a subscription basis to high-speed Internet users worldwide at www.hrtv.com. In the U.S., the HRTV television network is available via telco, cable and satellite in over 19 million homes.