Ride TV to debut in Canada
Ride Television Network of Forth Worth, TX has received approval from the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission to be added to the list of non-Canadian television channels authorized for distribution in Canada. According to the company, the 24-hour channel will be offered by subscription nationally.
Ride TV specializes in horse-related and rural living lifestyle programming, including original children's programming, documentaries, reality shows and live coverage of equestrian sports.
"This is groundbreaking for Ride TV and it proves that the popularity of horses transcends the globe," said Michael Trujillo, senior vice-president of international distribution at the company. "Canada is a vibrant horse market, and we look forward to making Ride TV available to subscribers on every cable, satellite or IPTV platform in the country. We are extremely grateful to our sponsor Telus for their extraordinary vision in recognizing the need for a unique, entertaining and compelling network like Ride TV in Canada."