FloSports and PROGRAM 15 partnership expansion deal adds 240 baseball games to FloLive.tv.
AUSTIN, Texas — October 16, 2018 — Today, FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, announced an expanded agreement with PROGRAM 15 to provide live and on-demand coverage of the New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series Nationals exclusively on FloLive.tv.
In the original agreement, FloSports agreed to live stream the New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series International Week in 2018-19 on FloLive.tv. The updated agreement adds roughly 240 baseball games to the live event schedule. The New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series Nationals powered by PROGRAM 15 will take place at the National Training Center in Cypress, Texas, July 10-28, 2019.
The expanded agreement includes the 15s, 16s and 17s age groups of the 2019 New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series Nationals. More than 600 players for each age group will be in attendance, including some of the best individual talent in the country. Scouts from all Major League Baseball teams are expected to be in attendance as well as college coaches from across the country.
“We’re excited to be able to bring more baseball events to FloSports and expand the viewership of this event,” PROGRAM 15 Founder, CEO and President of Baseball Operations for The New Balance Baseball Future Series Jeremy Booth said. “Beyond player development, providing exposure for these athletes is one of PROGRAM 15’s top priorities, which is possible with FloSports’ incredible reach. New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series International Week on FloLive went very smoothly, and we’re looking forward to a very long and successful relationship.”
“PPROGRAM 15’s staff of former MLB scouts, players and coaches hand selects the very best amateur players in the country to compete in the Nationals,” FloSports Director of Rights Acquisition Lindsey Ross said. “We are thrilled to extend our partnership with the Future Star Series and add national exposure to these events.”
Streaming more than 10,000 live competitions per year, FloSports continues to emerge as the global leader in live, in-depth, and on-demand digital coverage for passionate sports fans.
To access live and on-demand coverage of all baseball games, visit FloLive.tv to become a monthly or annual PRO subscriber. Either subscription unlocks access to premium content across the entire FloSports network. Watch the events across all screens by downloading the FloSports app on iOS, Roku, or Apple TV 4.
FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, partners with event rights holders and governing bodies to unlock a world of sports coverage that true fans have been waiting for. Through live streaming of premier events, original video programming, and weekly studio shows, FloSports is growing the sports, the events, the athletes, and the fans. Current verticals under the FloSports header include Basketball, MMA, Football, Wrestling, Track, Gymnastics, and more.
About PROGRAM 15
PROGRAM 15 boasts a faculty and staff that includes multiple Major League All-Stars and World Series veterans responsible for executing the New Balance Baseball Future Stars Series, an initiative between the two organizations to elevate the game of baseball by providing amateur players across all economic levels an opportunity to reach their full potential through the training, development, and guidance of former MLB players, scouts, and coaches. For more information on Program15 and the Future Stars Series, visit www.futurestarsseries.com or @program15bb and @ftrstarsseries on twitter.
About New Balance
New Balance, headquartered in Boston, MA has the following mission: Demonstrating responsible leadership, we build global brands that athletes are proud to wear, associates are proud to create and communities are proud to host. New Balance is the only major company to make or assemble more than 4 million pairs of athletic footwear per year in the USA, which represents a limited portion of our US sales. Where the domestic value is at least 70%, we label our shoes Made in the USA. New Balance owns five factories in New England and one in Flimby, U.K. New Balance employs more than 5,000 associates around the globe, and in 2015 reported worldwide sales of $3.72 billion. To learn more about New Balance, please visit www.newbalance.com and for the latest press information please visit http://newbalance.newsmarket.com. Keep up-to-date with all of the latest New Balance news on Twitter @NewBalance and newbalance on Facebook.
Company Name: PROGRAM 15
Contact Person: Rachel Allen
Country: United States