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theSURFnetwork.com Launches Channel on Roku

| posted on August 10, 2011

Solana Beach, Calif. 8-9-11- Opper Sports Productions announces the launch of theSURFnetwork video-on-demand (VOD) channel on the Roku platform. The best-selling streaming player in the U.S., Roku brings nearly 300 channels of video, music and games to the TV.

“This is a major milestone in unlocking on-demand surf content to a national audience. With Roku, consumers can search, purchase and watch from the world’s largest online library of surf movies and television shows,” according to Ira Opper, President of Opper Sports Productions.

For less than $60 customers can purchase a Roku player and instantly watch any of the 800 premium surf videos available on theSURFnetwork.com from their TVs.

“The Roku streaming player is a game changer.” CTO, Dustin Hood of Opper Sports Productions said. “Once you watch your favorite surf movie on your HD television set via theSURFnetwork channel it will change your viewing habits forever.”

About theSURFnetwork.com
TheSURFnetwork.com, theSNOWnetwork, and theMOTOnetwork are owned and operated by Opper Sports Productions. Content partners include: Impact Video, Transworld Media, X-treme Video, Bruce Brown Films, Warren Miller Films, Vans, Munity Media, Teton Gravity Research, Quiksilver, Surfer Magazine, The Surfer’s Journal, Sandy Beach Productions to name a few. Opper Sports Productions has been creating and distributing surf programming globally for over 25 years.