Australia’s Seven Network has joined the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) as an official supplier.
This is the first time Seven has been a sponsor of the Commonwealth Games, and comes in addition to its role as Australian Broadcast Rightsholder and Joint Host Broadcaster together with NEP Group and Sunset+Vine.
Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) Chief Executive Officer, Mark Peters said, “We are delighted to further strengthen our relationship with Seven, who are proving to be ideal partners.
“There’s no doubt that Seven’s coverage is going to be outstanding, and will enable those Australians who were unable to attend to share in the magic of this wonderful event.”
Seven West Media Chief Executive Officer, Tim Worner said, “We are proud to have developed such a strong working relationship with Mark and his team, and by completing the triumvirate of Rightsholder, Broadcaster and now Official Supplier we are demonstrating our commitment to helping make the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games the biggest and best yet.
“Our coverage of the games will be unprecedented. In addition to comprehensive coverage across our broadcast channels, our app will feature up to 16 HD channels covering every sport, with live streaming, on demand highlights, full match replays, schedules, results, medal tallies and athlete profiles. It will provide a totally immerse experience for Australian fans.”