Coverage Kicks off With Austin Huns Partnership That Will Bring
Top Rugby Matches to Fans
AUSTIN, TX — March 29, 2017 — Today, FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, announced the launch of FloRugby, a new site that will offer fans live and on-demand coverage of competitive rugby events, as well as original documentary films, breaking news, and more.
Kicking off the launch, FloSports announced a new partnership with the Austin Huns to air the remaining 2017 Austin Huns season matches. Live coverage on FloRugby.com begins with the Austin Huns match against Rugby Utah on April 1, at the Huns Field on Nixon Lane in Austin, Texas.
The full list of the Austin Huns matches to be aired on FloRugby.com are:
- April 1: Austin Huns vs. Rugby Utah
- April 8: Austin Huns vs. Dallas Reds
- April 15: Austin Huns vs. Glendale Raptors
- April 22: Austin Huns vs. Austin Blacks
- April 29: Austin Huns vs. Richmond RFC
- May 13: Austin Huns vs. Rugby Utah
“Rugby is one of the most exciting sports in the world with incredible athletes and matchups, a passionate and growing fanbase, and a need for better, more consistent, and more authentic coverage,” FloSports co-founder and CEO Martin Floreani said. “The launch of FloRugby allows us to bring die-hard rugby fans unmatched content and coverage delivered online, exactly how fans want to watch it.”
“We are very excited to partner with FloSports, and are pleased at their willingness to invest in marketing and the growth of rugby in the US and around the world, ” says Austin Huns Owner Richard Osborn.
FloSports carries more than 20 sports in its network, including basketball, mixed martial arts and track. The launch of FloRugby comes on the heels of the brand’s launch of FloRacing, and demonstrates FloSports’ continued expansion and dominance in coverage across a wide range of sports.
To learn more about FloSports, visit FloRugby.com.
FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, partners with event rights holders and governing bodies to unlock a world of sports coverage that true fans have been waiting for. Through live streaming of premier events, original video programming, and weekly studio shows, FloSports is growing the sports, the athletes and the fans. Current verticals under the FloSports header are Wrestling, Grappling, MMA, Elite Fitness, Softball, Tennis, Pro Wrestling, Gymnastics, Marching, Basketball, Volleyball, Rugby, eSports, Rodeo, Racing, Climbing, Swimming, Cheerleading, and Track.
About Austin Huns Rugby
The Austin Huns Rugby Football Club was founded in 1972 as one of the first rugby clubs of its kind in central Texas. For more than 40 years, the Huns have developed an organization and a culture that have produced winning teams, first class coaches and players, and a training and competition facility that is unmatched by any other in the region. The club is dedicated to developing athletes for national and international rugby competition, who are also constructive and contributing members of the community. The Austin Huns take pride in their contributions to improving the City of Austin and the culture of athleticism in the United States. Visit www.austinhunsrugby.com for more information.