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Outdoor Sport Channel® HD delivers program signal to My-HD, making the channel available to My-HD’s ’s DTH and OTT entertainment services across the MENA region. Countries including the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco and Saudi Arabia.

About My-HD
Established in 2012 and headquartered in Dubai Media City, My-HD is the first and only ultra-low Direct to Home (DTH) HD Pay-TV platform in the region.
The High Definition satellite Pay-TV provider aims to provide the best viewing experience to consumers in the MENA region at an affordable price.

My-HD is also in ties with a number of receiver brands such as FTE, Humax, Altech, Galaxis, Cambridge, Truview & Dansat in GCC countries.
The receivers are compatible with the My-HD platform, which offers both Irdeto and Conax conditional access systems.

My-HD exclusive channels are best viewed with Arabsat lowband satellite positioned to 26 degrees east (Badr 5 at 26.0°E- Badr-5 MENA FSS-43-51 dBW)

In March 2016, My-Arab was introduced. My-Arab offers more than 55 premium channels, with more than 30 of the content in Arabic language. It is a complete balance of Arabic and Global television entertainment that is both respectful to the Arab culture and still provides entertainment for the whole Arab family.

My-HD has Sales Rights in 22 countries such as: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Iraq, Yemen, Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Egypt, Algeria, Sudan, Morocco, Chad, Somalia, Tunisia, Libya, Mauritania, Djibouti.


About Arabsat
Founded in 1976 by the 21 member-states of the Arab League, Arabsat has been serving the growing needs of the Arab world for over 40 years, operating from its headquarter in Riyadh-KSA and two Satellite control stations in Riyadh and Tunis.

Now one of the world’s top satellite operators and by far the leading satellite services provider in the Arab world, it carries over 500 TV channels, 200 radio stations, pay-tv networks and wide variety of HD channels reaching tens of millions of homes in more than 80 countries across the Middle East, Africa and Europe—including an audience of over 170 million viewers in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region alone tuned into Arabsat’s video “hotspot” at 26°E.


About SAWA Media
SAWA MEDIA is a Dubai based independant Media company specializing in
– Licensing: TV Channels to Pay-TV platforms and Hotels
– Productions: TV, Digital, Corporate, Commercial

SAWA Media’s founders and team of experts bring together a broad mix of international skills, standards and practices to meet the unique needs and aspirations of the MENA region.
We are a creative team, with a diverse skill set, and a broad base of knowledge in Broadcast TV, OTT, IPTV, Production and digital branding. We work with an extensive network of industry professionals in the Middle Eastern and North African market.

To order Outdoor Sport Channel® HD (OSC), in the MENA territory, please contact SAWA Media directly. Please click on the logo, for info and how to order OSC.

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Arabsat Badr 5 at 26.0°E- MENA DTH footprint


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Dubai, July 16th, 2017

Outdoor Sport Channel ®HD signs multi-year distribution agreement with Dubai based SAWA Media.

SAWA Media distributes 4K, HD and SD TV Channels to satellite DTH, Cable, IPTV (VOD, SVOD), OTT TV platforms as well as hotels and public viewing points across the MENA region and worldwide. In addition to TV Channels SAWA Media also licenses Movies, Series and Documentaries to Broadcast TV Networks and VOD platforms.

“In order to successfully launch our live brand further to affiliate operators, we teamed up with SAWA Media for its excellent distribution penetration of Pay-TV platforms across the MENA Region”. We are thrilled to setup a fantastic long-term partnership” comments Henk van Meer, Founder & CEO of Outdoor Sport Channel®-Global wide, Outdoor Sport Channel®-News247® and Outdoor Sport Channel®-VOD (Video On demand).

Outdoor Sport Channel® will be a true and unique live HD value like never experienced at MENA affiliate operators, as it covers all international major sports into one single television network. Outdoor Sport Channel® prides itself on being an exclusive, unique, fun and both a “family and animal friendly®” sports channel.

“We are proud to partner with OSC and include the Channel as part of our Sports TV Channel Line-up. Sports fans from across the region will undoubtedly enjoy OSC’s wide range of sports content. Distribution deals with a number of platforms are currently being negotiated and local availability of the channel will be announced shortly.” Said Ali Ajouz, CEO of SAWA Media.

About SAWA Media

SAWA Media, established in Dubai in 2012 as a strategic TV Services and Broadcast Technology provider to the MENA Television, Telecom and Hospitality Industry.

SAWA Media offers a wide range of TV channels, VOD Content, subtitling and encoding services to TV Networks and Pay-TV Platforms across the MENA region.  Through it’s sister company SAWA Technologies, SAWA Media also offers end-to-end TV distribution Technology solutions, including IPTV, OTT TV, DVB-C/T and more, to the Hospitality sector, IPTV/OTT platforms and Telecom Operators.

The Strength of SAWA Group of companies. comes from the solid experience of its partners, bringing to the table an average of 25 years of industry experience each. For more info on SAWA Media please visit 

About Outdoor Sport Channel® HD

24/7 airing only the best international outdoor, action, summer & winter sports programming, including the latest international sports news. Highlighting all international Football Leagues, F1, Car racing, NASCAR, Baseball, Basketball, Boxing, Cycling, Golf, Ice Hockey, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field and all regular programming related sports news.

FC Bayern Munich studio presented NEWS video segments, covering FC Bayern’s latest exclusive news, behind the scenes/community, interviews, skills, training and matches.

In addition promotional programming i.e. specials, cup celebrations and more.

The channel is the industry first, and International leader, which offers global sports television content, to distribution companies that distribute them in their own countries areas and directly to viewers at their homes.

This offers an interesting mix of sports programming so far, unknown in the world.  or


Press contact information:

Outdoor Sport Channel®

Mr. Sidney Dernhum

Tel: +44 (0)20 3318 3835

SAWA Media

Ms. Angela Mauhay

Tel: +97145136866