has acquired the rights to show the awards for the years 2024 and 2025.
The agreement between and Infront Sports & Media includes the media rights for the 2023–2024 and 2024–2025 European and World Championships in figure skating and the World Championships in figure skating. ‘s channels will therefore also show the World Championships in figure skating in 2025.
– With the new contract, we can continue to offer Finns the greatest moments of figure skating. In recent years, especially ice dancers and figure skaters have also offered Finnish success, rejoices ‘s head of sports rights Riku Saaranluoma.
– We are proud that figure skating remains part of Urheilu’s portfolio. This is of great importance to the fact that the sport is accessible to all Finns. We believe that the visibility will also inspire new enthusiasts to join the sport, says the Executive Director of the Finnish Figure Skating Association Outi Wuorenheimo.
The recent acquisition also includes one value speed skating race per year and the Espoo GP races on November 17-19, 2023, which will be seen in their entirety live on Areena and as compilations on TV2.
In 2024, the European Figure Skating Championships will be held in January in Kaunas, Lithuania, and the World Championships in March in Montreal, Canada. The World Figure Skating Championships will be held in April in Zagreb, Croatia.
will continue as commentators for figure skating broadcasts Mika Saarelainen and Sara Honkavaara.
8.1.–14.1.2024, European Figure Skating Competitions, Kaunas, Lithuania
18.3.–24.3.2024, Figure Skating World Championships, Montreal, Canada
5.4.–6.4.2024, Figure Skating World Championships, Zagreb, Croatia