March 31 marks the date of the Raleigh Flyers home opener and the AUDL’s Game of the Week returns to Raleigh vs our rivals from Florida. The home opening telecast of the season will pit Raleigh Flyers versus the Tampa Bay Cannons (under new ownership) to kick off our new year of coverage with a new television partner. Last year’s MVP, Jonathan Nethercutt and most of the 2017 MVP worthy supporting receiver core cast return for another run at the Championship after going 13-1 and finishing 1st in 2017 AUDL Regular Season.
From the League: “Stadium is a new and exciting multi-platform network that focuses on current, cutting edge sports that appeal to a wide fan base,” said AUDL Commissioner Steve Gordon. “Their rapidly growing reach through broadcast television and extensive streaming capabilities will provide AUDL games to a broad audience nationally, and for the first time, expanded live coverage internationally via Twitter. This is a very exciting time for ultimate and the AUDL.”
What this Means for Pro & NC Ultimate:
There is the saying you only get to make a first impression once. Well NC our chance is March 31st to fill the stands with Flyers fans! To help us do so the Flyers franchise has offered $10 off tickets! Yes, you read that correct Raleigh, the first two games will be available for a $20 deal and the second game is vs 2016 AUDL Champions Dallas Roughnecks only a week later at 7:00PM on April 7!
We want to display that Triangle Ultimate is the best in the biz from hosting D-1 College National Championship with packed stands for UNC Darkside and UNCW Seamen games in to Youth Club Championship Warhawks and Triforce Youth teams to the recent Atlantic Coast College showcase games on NC State’s campus. Now we need YOU! Spread the word on social media and bring a buddy!
Follow this link to see where you can find the Stadium channel on your local broadcast programming.
*Stadium is owned by a collection of industry leaders including Silver Chalice, Sinclair Broadcast Group, MLBAM, the NHL, the PGA TOUR, and Time, Inc.
Stadium is a new multi-platform sports network featuring exclusive live and on-demand games and events, extensive highlights, classic games, original programming, and daily live studio programming. Stadium includes a 24/7 linear feed distributed across both digital and broadcast platforms, as well as a comprehensive array of on-demand (VOD) digital content including additional live games and events. To learn more, visit watchstadium.com.
Each of the events will be produced by the esteemed ultimate production company Fulcrum Media, and will include the regularly scheduled AUDL Game of the Week, including the playoffs and Championship Weekend. The broadcasts will also feature events from the Eurostar series in the coming seasons. Follow this link to see where you can find the Stadium channel on your local broadcast programming.
As a part of this new partnership, Stadium will broadcast an AUDL Game of the Week each week, including playoff rounds. Stadium will also broadcast a women's game from the 2018 EuroStar tour hosted by the AUDL.
Stadium will provide AUDL fans with access to the live games nationally via its broadcast television channels (local listings). Fans can also catch their teams on digital platforms including WatchStadium.com, the Stadium iOS, tvOS and Android apps, Twitter (@WatchStadium) and dedicated channels on Roku and Pluto TV.
Additional complementary streaming apps and distribution partners will be released in the coming weeks.