As the CARIFTA Games return for the first time since 2019, SportsMax Limited, the Caribbean’s leading sports and entertainment broadcaster, will broadcast the games live on its channels and mobile app.
Canceled in 2020 and 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Carifta Games, first held in 1973, are returning to the Caribbean sporting landscape with the broadcaster’s promise that it will be bigger and better than ever. Jamaica will host the Games scheduled for April 16-18 at the National Stadium in Kingston and Sportsmax Limited, the broadcast rights holder, plans to take broadcasting to a whole new level.
Sportsmax Limited will produce the Carifta games and stream them on its SportsMax and SportsMax+ channels in the SportsMax app while partnering with several free-to-play entities in the region, ensuring fans can watch their favorite athletes engage in thrilling action athletics. over the Easter weekend.
When the CARIFTA Games begin, Sportsmax, through its partnership with the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) and the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC), will ensure that the action on the track and on the field be seen live on CNC3 in Trinidad, CBC in Barbados, CVM TV in Jamaica and Winners TV in Saint Lucia.
Sportsmax CEO Nicholas Matthews also assured that viewers will have a unique experience.
“Sportsmax will bring its expertise and world-class team to deliver the highest level of production, delivering quality to viewers around the world like never before for Carifta. Our team of highly innovative, passionate and skilled professionals will ensure viewers get the best seat in the house. As the Caribbean’s leading broadcaster, we will bring athletes from across the region to the screen as they compete to see who is the best in the Caribbean.
Matthews said the broadcast will be of the highest quality and will include elements that are sure to enhance the viewing experience.
“As the Home of Champions, we plan to provide our audience with the best viewing experience ever for Carifta. We have prepared features featuring the athletes from the many countries competing. You can expect to see more 20 hours of live coverage with daily packages.Our world-class production is accompanied by a top-notch commentary team including Lance Whittaker, Ricardo Chambers and other world-renowned expert analysts.
“There will be interviews with former Carifta athletes, now greats, and other special guests.”
In addition to the live stream on Sportsmax and the Sportsmax app, viewers can find clips of the action on the Sportsmax YouTube channel.
“We look forward to a great competition and Sportsmax will deliver real athletics broadcasting, where Carifta will receive the quality attention it deserves,” concluded Matthews.