Clear Channel Media and Entertainment San Francisco has been named as the official radio partner for the 34th Americas Cup.
As part of the agreement, Clear Channel San Francisco AM News/Talk radio stations, KKSF and KNEW, will become the flagship stations for Americas Cup coverage with information and updates throughout the year.
In addition, the network’s five FM stations will promote the many additional ‘lifestyle’ events around next years Americas Cup, which takes place in San Francisco Bay from July to September.
The Americas Cup will also exploit Clear Channels digital platforms to promote the prestigious event over the coming months.
Teaming up with Clear Channel will increase our ability to reach our fans, especially in the Bay Area, as we move into 2013, the Year of the Americas Cup, said Stephen Barclay, chief executive of the Americas Cup.
J.D. Freeman, San Francisco market president at Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, added: We are extremely excited about our alliance with the Americas Cup. Our goal is to bring attention to this world class event in this world class city.