‘News’ Category

The Race of Their Lives Episode 4

  The award-winning Race of Their Lives – the documentary showcasing the incredible achievements of the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race crew – is set to return for the Asia-Pacific … read more


Ten Years Old!  – It’s ten years ago, on April 15 2008 that the company was established, and still going strong!    A tremendous amount has happened in those years, some fabulous … read more

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International Acclaim for 1080 Media TV production – Broadcast Report

ITTF – 2018 Team World Cup, London, Host TV Broadcast report   London based 1080 Media TV were chosen as the Host Broadcaster for the prestigious 2018 International Table Tennis Federation Team … read more

1080 Media TV Sponsors YJA Young Blogger of the Year 2017

We are pleased to support the Yachting Journalists’ Association, Young Blogger of the Year Awards – 2017 winners announced Dateline March 5, 2018:  Monique (15) & her brother Ollie Vennis-Ozanne (13) from … read more

Clipper Race 2017 – Leg 2 Review, filmed by the crew!

Here’s a fun video which aired on FaceBook first, a compilation of footage from the media crew volunteers on each of the yachts, (who we have been helping train for the past … read more



WORLD’S GREATEST OCEAN ADVENTURE RETAINS HOST BROADCASTER FOR FOURTH SEASON OF AWARD-WINNING GLOBAL TV SERIES UK based 1080 Media TV production and distribution deal with Clipper Round the World Yacht Race extended … read more

Clipper Race Arrives in Uruguay

The crews involved in the 2017-18 Clipper Race have just completed the longest ever race leg, over 6400 nautical Miles after 32 days at sea, and more for the last of the … read more


Clipper Race 2017-18 Live Start Coverage

The 2017-18 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race began in Liverpool on August 20th from Liverpool, England. Our team were there to produce a live 5 hour stream of the event to … read more


TABLE TENNIS ENGLAND broadcasts deals announced

Publish date: February 11, 2017 Table Tennis England has agreed broadcast rights deals with two of the UK’s biggest broadcasters this week in a new sign of the sport’s resurgence. 1080 Media TV … read more

Babolat Masters Cup – touchtennis live coverage and TV show

Our team was appointed to cover the Babolat Masters Cup, end of season finale to the touchtennis tour. Promoted and backed by the Lawn Tennis Association, the sport founded by Rashid Ahmad … read more

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England Table Tennis Success – Live Coverage by 1080 Media TV

1080 Media TV were appointed to provide multi-camera coverage and live stream England’s European Qualifying table tennis match against Greece on 1st November 2016. This attracted a record 2.2 million unique viewers … read more

1080 Media TV Retained as Host Broadcaster for third documentary series

WORLD’S ‘GREATEST OCEAN ADVENTURE’ RETAINS HOST BROADCASTER FOR THIRD SEASON FOLLOWING AWARD-WINNING GLOBAL TV SERIES UK based 1080 Media Organisation to produce and distribute 2017-18 edition of the Clipper Round the World … read more


Clipper Ventures 20th Anniversary Ball

Without doubt, one of the best evenings of the year – lots of hard work from our team, but a glittering night! Staged in the fabulous Great Room at the Grosvenor House … read more


Nominated for Streaming Media Europe Awards

We’ve been nominated for another award – this time for Best Streaming Services provider! We’re naturally pretty pleased with this, so do vote for us now as voting closes on October 3rd. … read more

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1080 Media TV Wins Two Prestigious Awards – Best Documentary Series

1080 Media TV has won two categories in the TMT Media Awards – ‘Best Documentary Series-UK’ for their seven part series called ‘The Race of Their Lives’ which is based on the … read more

2017 Fed Cup by BNP Paribas Live Draw in Zagreb

It was a pleasure to work with the International Tennis Federation team during their AGM this week taking place in Zagreb, Croatia, for the live draw of the 2017 Fed Cup by … read more


Spring Update

It’s been exceptionally busy for the team here… ITF World Champions Dinner This week, we covered the International Tennis Federation’s glamorous Champions Dinner in Paris graced by stars past and present including … read more

Race of Their Lives Episode 3 Broadcasts

Clipper Race PR announced today: In the UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa there’s another chance to see episode two of ‘Race of Their Lives’ on Bloomberg TV today at 1100UTC/1200BST/1300CET which … read more


Episode two of Race of Their Lives 2 screens from Monday

The second instalment of the Clipper 2015-16 Race TV series, ‘Race of Their Lives 2’ will be broadcast across Europe and Australia on FOX SPORTS 2 and BLOOMBERG TV from Monday 1 … read more


‘Race of Their Lives’ continues this weekend

This weekend sees our ‘Race of their Lives’ series continue on Bloomberg Television across the UK and Europe. Episode 6 of the series, which followed the Clipper 2013-14 Race, airs this Saturday … read more


BLOOMBERG SECURES GLOBAL TV RIGHTS TO WORLD’S LONGEST OCEAN RACE Bloomberg Television has acquired the rights to sports news and long-form programming of the world’s longest ocean race. Season two of the … read more

‘Race of Their Lives’ Series 2 Premier

1080 Media is proud to return as the production team behind the successful Clipper Race TV Series. First episode of  Season Two of the highly acclaimed series ‘Race of Their Lives’ airs on the 18th … read more


Davis Cup: Road to the Final

As 2015 is coming to an end, the 1080 Media Team is proud to close another successful year working with the International Tennis Federation, covering all year around both Davis Cup and Fed … read more

Clipper Round the World Race continues…

Our team continue with the Clipper Race coverage Recent video shot on board Clipper yacht Garmin deep in the Southern Ocean in Race 3 of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race … read more

2015-16 Clipper Race to Rio is on!

Our team was in action at the weekend for a live broadcast from St.Katherine Docks as the race departed London, and then for the start of Race 1, over 5000 miles to … read more

Mobile Viewpoint WMT 4G system = top class reliability!

We used the Mobile Viewpoint WMT 4G transmission system through a fascinating election night, providing excellent reliability again with solid images and audio. We also assisted BBC News with their top class … read more


Clipper Round the World Race – Crew Allocation

HUNDREDS OF CREW ALLOCATED TO INTERNATIONAL TEAMS More than 500 2015-16 crew assembled in Portsmouth Guildhall with their family and friends to discover which team and professional skipper they will be sailing … read more


ITF Fed Cup Semi-Finals – Russia & Czech Republic victorious…

Some fabulous tennis as the Fed Cup semi-finals rolled into Sochi in Russia for their tie against Germany, and defending champions Czech Republic faced up to France in Ostrava. Our teams were … read more


Boisdale Joe Strummer Charity gig – Celebrities galore

Our team was lucky enough to be invited to cover the recent Joe Strummer Charity bash at the stylish Boisdale Restaurant in Canary Wharf. Working together with Surtees Audio Visual who provided … read more

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Goodwood 73rd Members Meeting

Goodwood 73rd Members Meeting – live streamed For the first time, Goodwood chose to stream the coverage of their Members Meeting – a weekend that is literally only open to this group … read more

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Richard III: The Reburial – Live

Working together with the Rocket Agency, we were appointed to manage the live stream on Channel 4’s website, as people filed past the coffin of King Richard III in Leicester Cathedral. There … read more

Davis Cup victories for GBR & Serbia

Our crews covered two ties of contrasting fortunes in the recent Davis Cup first round, working together with the International Tennis Federation. https://youtu.be/wViiR50NygI One team was in Glasgow, UK for GBR v … read more


Outdoor Photographer of the Year awards – Live stream

Enjoyable live stream of Outdoor Photographer of the Year awards from Excel for Outdoor Photography Magazine – congrats to all the winners http://bit.ly/1CAdi8W 

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Clipper Race 2015-16 Crew Brief Video

Hundreds of Clipper 2015-16 Race crew gathered in London for the latest briefing which revealed start date, which  will see the fleet set sail from a southern UK port on Sunday 30 … read more

Davis Cup and Fed Cup Finals

Two events we covered in November were the 2014 Fed Cup Final in Prague between Czech Republic and Germany, and then the Davis Cup Finals between France and Switzerland in Lille working … read more

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Jazz Voice at the Barbican

The Barbican, London, November 14 2014. What a night! Working with Low Latency Productions and Serious events, we provided cameras and operators for this live BBC Arts red Button production, simulcast on … read more


The Spectator Cigar Smoker of the Year!

Our team got to film winner Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger when he was crowned Cigar Smoker of the Year at Boisdale Restaurant in Canary Wharf recently. Also there was Kelsey Grammar, Jonathan Ross … read more


Davis Cup Semi Finals

We had two teams in action for the International Tennis Federation’s Davis Cup Semi-finals, with one team in Geneva for Switzerland v Italy and the other in Paris for France v holders … read more


35th America’s Cup Press Conference

35th America’s Cup Press Conference – London We were privileged to help with the staging and TV production of the first press conference of the new 35th America’s Cup on 9th September … read more

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race highlight comments

A couple of comments about our highlights of the Clipper Homecoming… Robin Knox-Johnston @SirRKJ  Great highlights piece of @ClipperRace fleet arriving back at @StKats, #London. http://youtu.be/BKQ95q9e9JU  #Sailing YouTube LegenDerry_Michelle @MichellePorte76  ·  13h … read more


Clipper Round the World Race Finale Live

What a fabulous weekend at St.Katherine Docks in London and a spectacular finale to an 11 month project with Clipper Ventures as the fleet of 12 race yachts returned home. With thousands … read more

Top Class TV from WIM Series by 1080 Media

Top Class TV from WIM Series by 1080 Media – highlights in social media videos and international news coverage     The Women’s International Match Racing Series (WIM Series) has partnered with 1080 Media … read more

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Another busy week for our crews around the world

With action on three different continents, our teams were hard at it again over the Easter break providing top class sports coverage: In chronological order – It was Fed Cup http://www.fedcup.com/en/home.aspx tennis … read more

Dramatic ‘Man Overboard’ Rescue in Clipper Yacht Race

Derry~Londonderry~Doire crew member, Andrew Taylor (46) from London was rescued from the Pacific Ocean on March 29th after falling overboard. He went over the side at 23.43 UTC  and was sighted again … read more


Live Stream – Abu Dhabi Tri-athlon

We had a busy weekend – live stream of Abu Dhabi Triathlon for Aurora Media;     + the start of Race 10 of the Clipper Round the World Yacht race we … read more

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iSportconnect.com – eMagazine

Excellent eMagazine from iSportconnect.com on Asia and Sportel  – our double page advertisement is page 13, and our client Clipper Ventures is page 25 http://isport-emag.com/archive/sportel_3/