Distribution - In Brief


- On 19 May 2011, SuperSport has acquired the rights for the AMA Motocross Championship Highlights Series (MX series) from 2011-2013. The programming, consisting of 15 hour-long programmes in SD and HD, were broadcast on SuperSport on Tuesday, May 24, at 9.30pm (SuperSport 6). “SuperSport is delighted …” said marketing director Andre de Villiers. “MX action particularly lends itself to High Definition viewing and we look forward to broadcasting the show on the World of Champions from this month.” The AMA Pro Motocross Championship Series now boasts over 210 million households across 105 countries, in 18 languages worldwide. It includes 12 events running from May to September 2011”. As a result, AGM - Apparent Gravity Media, which produces the series, managed by George Krieger - is pleased to be bringing exciting new programming like the AMA Championship Series in full HD to Supersport viewers across Africa.