TORONTO (April 12, 2013) – TSN today announced it has teamed up with BlackBerry to expand its F1 coverage in Canada – including broadcasting F1 practice in Canada all season long. The bonus coverage, exclusively sponsored by BlackBerry, complements the F1 qualifying and race coverage that TSN has delivered to Canadians since 1992.
"We are thrilled to partner with BlackBerry and confirm the addition of live practice coverage to TSN's broadcast schedule throughout the entire F1 season," said Shawn Redmond, Vice-President of Programming, TSN. "F1 racing is immensely popular worldwide and has a passionate and loyal fan base here in Canada. With BlackBerry on board, Canadians can turn to TSN for complete F1 coverage all season long – from practice, to qualifying, and the race itself."
Practice coverage is available live on TSN and TSN Mobile TV throughout the F1® season. Visit TSN.ca for a complete broadcast schedule.