Time Warner Cable SportsChannel, which reaches millions of viewers across upstate New York, has reached an agreement to air USA Wrestling Weekly, the weekly television show which covers USA Wrestling, its athletes and its activities.
Time Warner Cable SportsChannel will also air Takedown Wrestling, another outstanding weekly wrestling show, which is a distribution partner with USA Wrestling Weekly.
The two shows will begin airing on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel beginning the week of January 14th throughout Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse and the Capital Region/Hudson Valley.
"USA Wrestling is excited that Time Warner SportsChannel has chosen to air our weekly television show. We are confident that the residents of New York who have access to this system will enjoy our show. This is an exciting way to promote our sport and our organization in a major wrestling hotbed," said Gary Abbott, Director of Communications of USA Wrestling.
"All of us at Takedown Wrestling Media are excited to grow our partnership with Time Warner Cable SportsChannel to keep sports fans up to date on the world of wrestling. College and International styles alike will benefit from the distribution on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel in the upstate New York markets, "said Scott Casber, Founder of Takedown Wrestling Media.
"We believe that the time is right to expand our wrestling coverage. We see the sport of wrestling as being under-served locally, and feel that by teaming with Takedown Media and USA Wrestling Weekly we can give Time Warner Cable SportsChannel grappling fans access to the finest worldwide wrestling coverage available," said Time Warner Cable SportsChannel Sr. Director and General Manager Steve Arvan.
Time Warner Cable SportsChannel joins a growing number of television outlets which have joined the USA Wrestling Weekly Television Network. Currently, there are 11 media companies across the nation who carry USA Wrestling Weekly, reaching millions of homes.
A complete schedule of broadcast times for the USA Wrestling Television Network is being developed and will be posted soon.
USA Wrestling Weekly can also be seen online, on TheMat.com and TheMat.TV, on USA Wrestling's YouTube Channel and on a variety of partner websites.