IJRU newly cooperates with the Olympic Channel

06/03/2021

The IJRU and the Olympic Channel have announced a cooperation. Through this partnership, the IJRU will work with the Olympic Channel to broadcast and promote rope skipping as another sport in various events, shows, magazine articles and news.

"We are pleased to welcome the IJRU to the Olympic Canal," said Mark Parkman, CEO of the Olympic Canal. "The Olympic Channel platform continues to evolve and provides a global audience with greater visibility and reach for a variety of sports."

For rope skipping, the IJRU and the member states is this cooperation a great opportunity for the sport to become widely known around the world.

"We are honored to be able to work with the Olympic Canal and the Olympic Movement. It is a great opportunity to promote not only us sports but also talented athletes and members and to highlight the creativity, physical demands and spectator attractiveness of the sport." said Shaun Hamilton, President of the International Jump Rope Union.

What is the Olympic Canal?

The Olympic Channel is a multi-platform global media platform where fans can discover, engage and share enthusiasm for sports and the Olympic Games throughout the year. The Olympic Channel offers news, live sports and various highlights. It also provides additional information on sports and athletes 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, in 12 languages. Visit the Olympic Channel or follow it on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and YouTube.