TV Schedule Confirmed for 2004 Dos Equis World Finals
The International Jet Sports Boating Association (IJSBA) and IMG announced today the television broadcast schedule for the 2004 Dos Equis Desert XX featuring the Dos Equis World Finals.
Dos Equis Desert XX and the Dos Equis World Finals will be broadcast to 80 million households on Fusion TV, airing on Fox Sports Net from 4:00-5:00 p.m. on Wednesday (10/27, 11/10 & 11/17). The event will be broadcast in three 1-hour segments for a total of three (3) hour of coverage. The shows will also air to 90 countries around the world via international syndication. A one-hour video and DVD will be available by December.
Fox Sports Net – 2004 Dos Equis World Finals Air Dates & Times
Wednesday, October 27, 2004 – 4:00pm (segment 1)
Wednesday, November 10, 2004 – 4:00pm (segment 2)
Wednesday, November 17, 2004 – 4:00pm (segment 3)
In addition to world-class PWC racing, the shows will feature interviews with racers, personalities, sponsors, and sports coverage in Freestyle Motocross, mini-moto, BMX and skateboarding and concerts, as well as a look at Lake Havasu City.
The shows will build interest in watercraft racing by focusing on the personalities and accomplishments of the racers competing in the sport across the world, and by naturally integrating the racers’ stories and behind-the-scenes activities into the race coverage. The insight into the lives of these world-class athletes helps generate additional interest in the sport, and will make it easier for fans to follow their favorite racer in the years to come.
The 2004 Dos Equis Desert XX featuring the Dos Equis World Finals takes place October 3-10 at the Crazy Horse Campground on the shores of Lake Havasu City, Ariz.
The International Jet Sports Boating Association is the worldwide sanctioning body for personal watercraft competitive racing. The IJSBA is responsible for the rules which govern the sanction, organization and conduct of sanctioned events; the standards for eligibility and conduct of competition and officials; the regulations for eligibility and preparation of watercraft; and the rules for annual series of events around the world. The IJSBA has affiliated associations, organizations and members in more than 50 countries worldwide and its headquarters are located in Costa Mesa, Calif. For more information, phone: (714) 751-8695 or www.ijsba.com.
IMG is the world’s largest company dedicated to the marketing and management of sport, leisure and lifestyle. IMG represents athletes, performing artists, writers, fashion models, broadcasters, leading corporations, world-class events, cultural institutions and recreational resorts. IMG’s Action Sports division produces more than 25 events per year and consults a number of corporate clients. Projects and clients include the Beach Games/US Open of Surfing, Vans Triple Crown of Skateboarding, Snowboarding and BMX, Target Beach Bash and consults for clients like Philips, Target Corp. and more. For information regarding IMG:www.imgworld.com.