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SWERVE SPORTS ADDS 14 NEW DISTRIBUTORS INCLUDING FUBOTV, LG, SLING TV, TIVO®, VIZIO, XUMO
Expanded Content Lineup Includes Popular Docuseries QB1, Reese Forbes Documentary World Premiere, and FAST-Exclusive Movie In Search of Greatness
LOS ANGELES , CA–NOVEMBER 1, 2022 — Swerve TV, LLC announced today the addition of 14 new distributors for its channel. Swerve Sports, the first free movie network devoted to sports and the films that tell the stories behind the world’s most inspirational athletes, can now be found on connected devices such as LG, Roku, TiVo®, and VIZIO and popular app-based FAST services including, DistroTV, FuboTV, Glewed, LocalNow, Plex, Sports.tv, SLING TV, Stirr, The Roku Channel, Xumo and more. Swerve Sports can be found on these apps wherever they are supported including Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, and Samsung devices.
Since its inception last year, Swerve Sports viewership has grown to more than 1 million hours per quarter thanks to the consistent inclusion of new programming including:
QB1: Beyond the Lights, the acclaimed Peter Berg docuseries, highlights three top high school senior quarterback recruits in their final season before moving on to NCAA Division I college football. Season 1 and Season 2 [feat. 2022 Chicago Bears starting QB Justin Fields] air at 2 and 10PM every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.
In Search of Greatness [FAST-exclusive] takes a cinematic journey into the secrets of genius through the eyes of the greatest athletes of all time such as Wayne Gretsky, Pele, and Jerry Rice. Free exclusively on Swerve Sports.
United Fight Alliance/BoDog Fight highlights over 100 hours of world-class fight content from top MMA and wrestling outlets delivered every Friday and Sunday at 10PM ET.
Reese [world premiere] goes in-depth into the life of legendary pro skateboarder Reese Forbes, best known for perfecting the ollie and making an impact on the sport and culture. The story also shows the toll that pressure on athletes can take.
“At over a million hours viewed last quarter, we’ve become the top sports FAST channel for many of our distributors,” said Steve Shannon, CEO of Swerve TV, LLC. “The traction has allowed us to raise our game as we add more great shows like QB1 and In Search of Greatness.”
“No other sports FAST channel has this much great sports content in one place like Swerve,” added Dan Keston, Swerve Head of Content. “Whether you enjoy wrestling heroes, live MMA fights, award-winning football and basketball documentaries, surf movies, or biopics about sports legends, Swerve Sports is the #1 place to get your fix.”
About Swerve TV, LLC
Founded in 2021 by veteran digital media executives Steve Shannon and Dan Keston, Swerve TV aims to deliver free premium long-form sports content. Swerve Sports is the first FAST channel devoted to sports films and documentaries. For more information, please visit swerve.tv.
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