May 29, 2012
The Eastern College Athletic Conference announced on Tuesday its spring schedule for live video streaming on the Internet for the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) Championships. The ECAC, in partnership with Community Structure, Stretch Internet and award-winning sports producer Doug Myers, will broadcast over 15 hours of live rowing action over three days of racing Thursday, May 31st through Saturday, June 2nd. Full-race coverage of the Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championships will be broadcast for the second consecutive year from the race venue on the Cooper River in Camden County, New Jersey.
“The ECAC and its affiliates are thrilled to provide expanded HD coverage of the premier event in our rowing portfolio,” stated ECAC Director of Rowing and IRA Commissioner Gary Caldwell. “Doug Myers is a multiple Emmy winning producer with a terrific eye for our sport, and the Stretch Internet team and John Bartucz (Community Structure) are operating on the cutting edge of wireless broadcast technology.”
Viewers can access race schedules and links to all of the broadcasts through Community Structure’s web portal at: http://client.stretchinternet.com/client/cs.portal, and view full race schedules and lane assignments at ECAC media partner www.row2k.com and the ECAC website at www.ecac.org as well as www.ecacsports.com.
Racing Schedule on the Internet:
IRA National Championships
Thursday, May 31, 2012 8:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
Friday, June 1, 2012 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 2, 2012 7:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.