Gravity Media, the global provider of complex live creative production and media services, is delighted to be capturing the 20th edition of the World Aquatics Championships as part of the Host Broadcasting team, by providing multiple services including the International Broadcast Centre (IBC) and multiple of the World Aquatics Championships venues.
This year’s Championships are underway and are a thrilling spectacle for swimming enthusiasts and fans alike. The prestigious swimming event is captivating global audiences tuning in to watch over 2,000 elite swimmers from 195 nations compete in Fukuoka, Japan, renowned for its top-notch facilities and extraordinary atmosphere.
As a leader in sports broadcasting, Gravity Media is committed to delivering high-quality coverage that captures every moment of triumph and triumph in the pool.
A talented crew of 44 team members are on site and have been busy ensuring not a dive goes a miss, enriching the viewing experience for audiences internationally. The team is facilitating the International Broadcast Centre and the coverage of the Opening Ceremony, Open Water Swimming and High Diving, Artistic Swimming and Swimming, Water polo and Diving competitions.
Services include providing quality control facilities at the International Broadcast Centre (IBC) as well as facilitating non-linear editing facilities including the streaming, archive, and media management across the whole Championship.
Building on Gravity Media’s acknowledged broadcast technology and production partnerships across major swimming events globally, including the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) in Melbourne, the 2022 FINA World Aquatics Championships and C.A.S Swimming Championships 2020.
Ed Tischler, Managing Director at Gravity Media commented:
“Gravity Media is delighted to be returning to the World Swimming Championships for a second consecutive year. Being given the opportunity to partner with TV Asahi at such a high-profile event is fantastic for us as a global technical provider as we further diversify our offerings to the broadcast industry.”
Tune into the Championships here.