GCN Italia launches new GCN Italia Racing channel

Alan Marangoni and Giorgio Brambilla set to head up new channel devoted to professional racing as GCN Italia by itself surpasses 170,000 admirers

1 September 2020 – Bathtub, British isles: The Perform Sports Team (PSG) is energized to announce the start of its 13th channel, GCN Italia Racing. Starting off right away, this committed Italian language channel will provide viewers a one of a kind mix of racing news and insights, hosted by ex-professional GCN Italia presenters Alan Marangoni and Giorgio Brambilla. GCN Italia Racing will turn into PSG’s 2nd Italian language channel, working together with the enormously successful GCN Italia – a channel that has achieved 119,000 subscribers, introduced above 467 films and amassed a social media pursuing of more than 170,000 fans due to the fact its launch in January 2019.

The new channel’s weekly GCN Italia Racing show, aired on Mondays, will present cycling fans a focused evaluation of racing from a uniquely GCN Italia standpoint. Episodes will critique the weekend’s races and glance in advance to the coming week with a robust target on homegrown riders (and enthusiasts). In addition to the weekly Monday broadcast, the channel will also showcase the pros’ bikes, provide deep-dive race previews and ‘ask the pros’ Q&As, with up to a few movies for each 7 days.

The initial race to be included by GCN Italia Racing presenters Alan and Giorgio is of study course the Tour de France. ‘Ask the pros’ Q&As will feature in the channel’s opening week, with professional riders such as: Alberto Bettiol, Elia Viviani, Matteo Trentin, Michael Matthews, Annemiek van Vleuten, Fausto Masnada, Enrico Gasparotto, Nathan Haas, Simone Petilli, Simone Consonni, Dario Cataldo, Davide Cimolai, Attilio Viviani and Edoardo Affini. Tadej Pogačar’s Colnago V3RS professional bicycle will also make an visual appearance.
Alan Marangoni, lead presenter of GCN Italia and GCN Italia Racing mentioned: “Racing is ultimately again – and now it has a new property in Italy. Bike racing is element of GCN’s DNA so we have normally had aspirations to launch a dedicated professional racing channel for our Italian followers. The channel will give pro-cycling’s greatest lovers a unique insight into the environment of riders their life, their education, their bikes and in-depth examination of professional racing, beginning with the Tour de France.

“GCN Italia Racing has appear about soon after so numerous requests from our followers for extra racing material. Now, coupled with GCN’s new Race Pass subscription assistance for uninterrupted stay and on-demand coverage of men’s and women’s racing, our enthusiasts have entry to the greatest professional cycling encounter. I cannot hold out to start presenting GCN Italia Racing!”

About GCN Race Move

Biking enthusiasts can now entry unrivalled stay, uninterrupted and on-demand from customers race coverage with the top quality membership-primarily based assistance GCN Race Pass, accessed through the GCN application. Available in 7 languages, like Italian and English, Race Move offers admirers a localised and interactive viewing knowledge. GCN Race Go content is viewable with a smartphone, tablet or on internet and can also be viewed on greater products by way of Chromecast and Apple AirPlay.
About Play Sports Group (PSG)

Enjoy Sports Team (PSG) is the world’s leading digital sports media corporation concentrated exclusively on cycling and tri-sports. Combining a deep enjoy of the activity with peerless expertise in movie and electronic distribution, PSG has built a leadership placement in the sector, with more than 2.7bn life time views, over 100 million regular movie sights to a whole of 5.2 million subscribers. PSG’s present twelve channels have amassed 9.4 million social followers, with above 1bn movie views in the earlier 12 months. These channels incorporate Global Cycling Network (GCN), International Mountain Bike Community (GMBN) and World Triathlon Community (GTN), along with a developing number of non-English language channels GCN en Español, GCN Italia, GCN Japan, GCN auf Deutsch and GCN en Français. PSG channel presenters are engaging, educated previous experienced riders of the optimum level who join with supporters, and with entire world course athletes, teams and races to deliver their audiences to the heart of the expert activity with unmatched authenticity.

Headquartered in Tub, British isles, PSG is also residence to Change Energetic Media, the award-successful worldwide cycling media agency, who function together with some of the largest, most significant profile models in the cycling planet. Engage in Sporting activities Team is a subsidiary of Discovery Inc.

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