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The Benefits of Sport Live Broadcasting

Updated: Jun 10, 2019

Sports fans from little leagues to the majors all have one thing in common: supporting their team is essential. Watching their favorite team regardless of location is crucial, and shouldn’t be restricted because they can’t attend live or aren’t near a TV. With university athletics, for example, this is often a hurdle that fans face because followings spread far and wide. This is where streaming can bridge the gap, allowing fans to never miss a goal, race or ace. Matrix Video Communications truly sees the value in live streaming sports organization games to produce high quality results immediately. Whether you're a sports organization, a high school program, or college program - there is always a way to incorporate live streaming.

The NewTek TriCaster TC1 is the most complete production available today. It is designed with the way you work - equipped to do production the way you need to right now and then way you want to when you are ready. Over the last 5 years, we have implemented NewTek live production products to clients such as the University of Regina, Mount Royal University, Medicine Hat College, SAIT, Elk Island Public School, the Prince Albert Raiders and more! See below to see how the benefits of the NewTek TriCaster TC1 the opportunities it can present to your organization:


Increase Revenue for your Organization

Most school sports are not shown at all, let alone live. Alumni, parents, fans, prospective students, and possible recruits can become engaged audiences. The NewTek TriCaster TC1 allows you to stream live to your choice of new media platforms, including user-friendly presets for Facebook Live, Microsoft® Azure®, Periscope, Twitch, YouTube™ , and more. With two streaming encoders included, you can easily deliver platform-specific content, while opening up new sponsorship and revenue opportunities. Additionally, you will save on studio and set expenses without sacrificing production value. With integrated LiveSet™ technology, TriCaster TC1 can transport your talent into professionally-designed virtual environments, complete with multiple angles, virtual camera movements, real-time reflections, specular highlights, animated lens flares and stunning augmented reality effects that blur the line between virtual and reality.

Stream to Any Device

The NewTek LivePanel™ for TriCaster TC1, makes it easier for more people to have control of the live production process. Providing the ability to configure a custom user interface that delivers exactly the tools and functions you need, accessible through any Web browser or operating system. Having the ability to reach fans on any screen is valuable because it doesn’t restrict fans’ viewing habits and it will encourage people to come back to watch live-streamed events again. The NewTek TriCaster TC1 has native software driven processing for maximum production power and flexibility.

Engage With Fan Base

With TriCaster TC1, you have the tools to turn every frame of video into an artistic masterpiece. Consider the screen a blank canvas and unleash your inner artist with multi-bus mix effects, zero-latency video re-entry, real-time animated titles, data-driven graphics, custom animated transitions, a full-motion composition engine, and more. Let your imagination run wild. Second screen-enhanced features enriches games, and gives people resources that they wouldn’t normally have, right at their fingertips. Providing real-time stats, player bios, or trivia during the broadcast makes games interactive, and allows the audience to feel more connected to the team. With three customizable multiviewers, configurable windows and work space layouts, operator confidence monitors, visual indicators, scopes, and more, you can easily personalize the TriCaster TC1 environment to your preference; enticing your fans to come back.

Get Social Media Exposure

Spreading news through social channels is one of the most popular ways to gain exposure. Giving viewers the ability to share streams or highlights from a game is free advertising and something that could boost popularity. Share real-time updates and on-demand content across your social media accounts by uploading images and video directly to Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Vimeo, YouTube and more—complete with comments and hashtags. Plus, with integrated DataLink™, you can add posts and photos from your social networks in on-screen graphics for a truly interactive experience.


The NewTek TriCaster is equipped with hundreds of advanced production capabilities, TriCaster TC1 provides complete production like never before. Benefits include being able to switch, stream and record in HD, 3G and 4K UHD 60p. TC1 comes with built in video servers and provides capabilities such as multi-source video mixing; multi-channel Skype video calls; dual channel live streaming, social media integration; and so much more.

Contact one of our experts today! We would love to help you decide the proper solution for your application.

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