Youthstream, CBS Sports Network Come to Terms

January 31, 2014 9:40am | by:

Youthstream has announced a multi-year agreement with CBS Sports Network. As part of its Sports Spectacular programming, the network will air the FIM MXGP and the FIM SNX (Snowcross World Championship) throughout the United States and Canada.

“The partnership with CBS Sports Network represents a new milestone in the prestigious history of the FIM MXGP championship”, said Mario Marini, Youthstream’s Director of Corporate Relations. “With the recent upgrade across the entire branding and image of the MXGP series, with unparalleled coverage around the world, we add now this massive exposure in North America to fully serve the US and Canadian audience and industry.”

The FIM MXGP and the MX2 class will air on same-day basis, according to the release.

The Monster Energy Motocross of Nations will also return to the CBS Sports Network. The MXoN will be held in Latvia for the first time in history at Kegums on September 28.

The agreement will also provide the FIM Junior World Championship TV exposure, according to the press release.

No official schedule has been announced at this time.