FloTrack Selected As The Exclusive Broadcast Partner For Third Consecutive Year
AUSTIN, Texas — October 22, 2018 — Today, FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, and the Big 12 Conference announced that fans can access live and on-demand coverage of the Big 12 Conference Cross Country Championship exclusively on FloTrack.com.
This marks the third consecutive year that FloTrack has partnered with the Big 12 Conference to broadcast both the men’s and women’s races, which take place on Friday, Oct. 26, at the Iowa State Cross Country Course in Ames, Iowa. The women’s race starts at 10 a.m. CT followed by the men’s race at 11 a.m. CT.
The host institution and the defending men’s and women’s Big 12 champion, Iowa State, enter the races nationally ranked in the FloXC Rankings. Also, three individuals enter the championship ranked within the top-20 per FloXC Rankings, No. 5 Edwin Kurgat (Iowa State), No. 9 Sharon Lokedi (Kansas) and No. 17 Andrew Jordan (Iowa State).
“The Big 12 is excited to again partner with FloSports for the production and distribution of our cross country championship,” Big 12 Senior Associate Commissioner for Championships Dayna Scherf said. “Through FloSports, our programs and student-athletes will continue to be showcased to a broad audience of cross country fans as we crown our first champions of the fall.”
“We look forward to live streaming the Big 12 Cross Country Championship for the third consecutive year,” FloSports co-founder and interim CEO Mark Floreani said. “This is one of the best conference championships in the nation, and our continued partnership allows us to provide the best cross country coverage and event schedule for our subscribers and community.”
Streaming more than 10,000 live competitions per year, FloSports continues to emerge as the global leader in live, in-depth, and on-demand digital coverage for passionate sports fans.
To access live and on-demand coverage of the Big 12 Cross Country Championship, visit FloTrack.com to become a monthly or annual PRO subscriber. Either subscription unlocks access to premium content across the entire FloSports network. Watch the events across all screens by downloading the FloSports app on iOS, Roku, or Apple TV 4.
FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, partners with event rights holders, governing bodies, and other media companies to unlock a world of sports coverage that true fans have been waiting for. Through live streaming of premier events, original video programming, and weekly studio shows, FloSports is growing the sports, the events, the athletes, and the fans. Current verticals under the FloSports header include Track, Basketball, MMA, Football, Wrestling, Rugby, Gymnastics, Hockey, and more.
About The Big 12 Conference:
The Big 12 Conference is comprised of 10 Universities - Baylor, Iowa State, Kansas, Kansas State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, TCU, Texas, Texas Tech and West Virginia. The Big 12 is an NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletics conference that encompasses five states with over 38 million people within its geographic footprint. In its 22nd year, the Conference has produced over 600 Academic All-America selections and claimed national championship team titles in 17 of its 23 sponsored sports. Its student-athletes and teams have combined for 650 individual NCAA titles and 59 team national championships. Nearly 5,000 student-athletes from across the United States and around the World compete annually under the Big 12 banner. For more information, visit Big12Sports.com and follow the Conference on Facebook (Facebook.com/Big12) and Twitter (@Big12Conference).