LIV Golf today announced the launch of LIV Golf Plus and LIVGolfPlus.com, the league’s new app and global streaming site, enabling fans around the world to enjoy live and on-demand coverage of the 2023 LIV Golf League to see and enjoy. Viewers in more than 180 countries worldwide will have the opportunity to watch LIV Golf tournaments February 24-26 with LIV Golf Mayakoba, the debut event in the league’s first official season.
LIV Golf Plus is now available for free download for LIV Golf’s first event on platforms including iOS, Android, Apple TV and FireTV. LIV Golf League broadcasts will also be available on LIVGolfplus.com.
“The launch of the LIV Golf Plus streaming app ensures fans around the world have direct access to live and on-demand coverage of our league’s groundbreaking launch,” he says Will Staeger, LIV Golf’s Chief Media Officer. “In line with the content distribution strategy of other major sports leagues, the LIV Golf Plus streaming app allows more access to our content from more places to more people, ranging from the traditional golf consumer to the occasional sports and entertainment viewer discovering golf for the first time . We’re excited to bring our innovative coverage of the game’s biggest stars, including Cam Smith, Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka and Phil Mickelson, to the sport’s global fanbase and look forward to expanding our content offering on LIV Golf Plus to the coming seasons to foster deeper connections between viewers and our athletes in all parts of the world.”
Broadcasting of LIV Golf Mayakoba via LIV Golf Plus will be available live and on-demand in markets where other broadcast or live streaming options are not currently available. More information on international broadcast partners for linear distribution will be announced shortly. Fans can visit LIVGolf.com’s Where To Watch page, which is constantly updated throughout the year, to check out the options in their market.
In the US, The CW Network will air LIV Golf League in 100% of markets under the previously announced multi-year exclusive broadcast agreement. All 14 events will be broadcast to more than 120 million homes across the US and streamed live to the CW app, which has been downloaded over 90 million times and is available on all major platforms.
LIV Golf’s innovative production coverage, which LIV will continue to produce with its in-house team, will maintain its format and style beginning with the 2022 Invitational season. The broadcasts feature LIV Golf’s acclaimed on-air announcement team – the most diverse in the sport – from Arlo White, David Feherty, Jerry Foltz, Su Ann Heng, Dom Boulet And Troy Mullins. LIV’s coverage includes a shotgun launch, a distinctive live leaderboard, enhanced drone coverage, stat-driven graphics, and fast-paced coverage with nearly twice the shots per hour than traditional golf coverage.
LIV Golf is owned and operated by LIV Golf Investments, whose vision and mission is focused on making holistic and sustainable investments to improve the global golf ecosystem and unlock the sport’s untapped global potential.
The technology behind the LIV Golf Plus streaming app is powered by ViewLift.