Eurosport is to be made available for the first time to eir Vision customers in Ireland with entertainment channel Quest Red launching on the service on March 30th.
The launch of Eurosport 1, Eurosport 2 and Quest Red has been made possible thanks to the agreement of a long-term partnership between Discovery Networks UK and Ireland and eir. eir Vision will now offer Discovery’s full network of channels, with the addition of Eurosport and Quest Red to the existing line-up which includes Discovery, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Animal Planet and Quest.
eir Vision customers gain access to Eurosport’s extensive calendar of sport in HD including; all tennis Grand Slams, all cycling Grand Tours, the Athletics World Championships, the Snooker World Championship, Alpine World-Ski Championships, British Superbike and World Superbike Championships and next year, every moment of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.
Quest Red styles itself as ‘The Home of Irresistibly Real TV’. Programmes for launch include Is OJ Innocent? The Missing Evidence from executive producer Martin Sheen, and Jo Frost: Nanny on Tour.
“We are delighted that we have been able to extend our relationship with eir Vision to include both Eurosport channels and our new entertainment channel Quest Red. Sport fans now have access to a wide range of events from cycling, tennis, superbikes to the Olympics Games – and Quest Red invites TV fans to escape into a world of thought provoking real life stories,” said Susanna Dinnage, Managing Director, Discovery Networks UK and Ireland. “This is a great moment for viewers who will have more choice and flexibility than ever before.”