Global Cycling Network


Discovery invests in Enduro Sports Organisation

Factual channel giant Discovery has invested an unspecified amount in cycling outfit Enduro Sports Organisation Ltd, the owner and operator of the UCI recognised Enduro World Series (EWS) and EWS-E, the mountain bike and electric mountain bike championships. The move will see Discovery’s Play Sports Group, its cycling media company and community that claims to […]

Discovery renews ASO deal, announces cycling OTT for 2021

Discovery has extended its rights deal with the Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO). The deal will see Eurosport continue to provide coverage of the Tour de France and La Vuelta cycling tours until 2025 and 2026, two- and five-year extensions to its existing deals respectively. Eurosport will exclusively broadcast the Tour de France in 38 European […]

Discovery takes 20% stake in Play Sports Group

Discovery has led an investment round in cycling-focused digital sports media company, Play Sports Group, taking a 20% stake of the business and a seat on its board. With the deal, Play Sports will deliver digital content to complement Discovery-owned Eurosport’s coverage of European cycling, as part of a partnership arrangement between the two firms. […]