HORIZONSPORTS launches Nature Sports & Lifestyle (SVOD) platform



HORIZONSPORTS has launched an innovative nature sports & lifestyle subscription video platform that is the best single destination for a broad selection of contents catering to people who hike, run, cycle, love mountains and want to be more active in nature. The streamed programming is easily accessible online, featuring on-demand, live and TV viewing on any connected device. Viewers can explore the world of HorizonSports through on demand, live streaming or the TV channel – all on one screen through smart TV, computer or mobile APP.

HorizonSports aims to inspire and be the preferred destination for the over 100 million active participants in nature sports and lifestyle across Europe. Laurence Fox Hopper, the CEO of HorizonSports said “We aim to appeal to outdoor experts, amateurs and enthusiasts across Europe by constantly offering the best content that is easily accessible”.

HorizonSports has entertaining video stories covering all kinds of terrain and climates, focusing on running, trail running, trekking, hiking, Nordic walking, cycling, mountain biking, triathlon, mountaineering, camping, skiing, snowboarding, stand up paddling, kayaking, surfing,… and much more. Programmes such as UTMB (Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc) will be aired live with several special programmes created by our video athlete while running in the race. Lifestyle programmes such as Walks around Britain, Rock the Parks, a series about hiking in American parks, and a fantastic series about a kayaking adventure around Iceland are just some of the hundreds of constantly updated sports and lifestyle programmes available to subscribers.

HorizonSports is partnering with athletes, specialised video production companies, the outdoor industry, outdoor retailers, associations and sports events to reach out to enthusiasts and offer the most comprehensive programming.

About HorizonSports

HorizonSports is an innovative subscription based nature sports & lifestyle video platform that caters to the growing number of people who hike, run, cycle, love mountains and want to be more active. HorizonSports is available on Watch It! in France and Germany as well as directly through the Horizonsports.com web site or SVOD platform horizonsports.TV for €4.99 a month or €49.99 a year. HorizonSports was founded in June 2015 by two media entrepreneurs – Laurence Fox Hopper and Philippe Deleplace.


Contact : Philippe Deleplace (philippe@horizonsports.com)