Johannesburg, August 2014 – Who wouldn’t want to watch some of South Africa’s top athletes and adventurers tell their stories? With this in mind, Action Gear, a leading online sports technology retailer, is excited to annouce the launch of its very own digital TV channel, ActionGear.TV (www.actiongear.tv).
Commenting on the launch, Founder and MD of Action Gear, Warrick Kernes said “To keep up with international digital trends such as Netflix, we decided to launch our own digital television channel that will provide a platform to expose exceptional South Africans and their adventures as well as discuss the latest sporting technologies which is a passion of ours at Action Gear.”
With the help of Brand TV Media Network (PTY) Ltd (who also own and produce the online channels JoburgToday.TV and AfricaToday.TV), ActionGear.TV aims to be the meeting place for the outdoor enthusiast, adventurer and gadget fanatic. Each episode is around 8 minutes long and viewers can choose what sections of the episode they would prefer watching like the athlete interview or product review. New episodes will hit the platform every week.
Some of the extrodinary people featured on ActionGear.TV include, Saray Khumalo, who attempted to climb Mt. Everest when an avalanche killed 16 sherpas; Nick de Wit, Red Bull motorcross freestyle rider; Louie Greeff, who will be attempting to swim the entire length of the Zambezi River and many more local adventure heroes.