Extreme channel launches in France

Covering radical sports and lifestyles, the channel is now broadcast to 48 countries in Europe and the Middle East.

The Extreme Sports Channel will premier in France on cable operator, the Noos TV network.

It will form part of Noos TV’s digital ”Forfaits C la carte” offer to the Parisian area of France.

Alistair Gosling, Extreme Group managing director and CEO, said France was one of the most important countries in Europe for action sports.

Phil Jones, Extreme Sports Channel’s European managing director, said he was confident surfers, skaters, snowboarders and other fans of extreme sports would take to the channel.

Extreme Group has offices in the UK, The Netherlands and the US.