DCI Places ESPN2 Airing Of World Championships On Hiatus

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Drum Corps International (DCI) today announced it will suspend the national television broadcast of its World Championship event on ESPN2, effective with the 2008 season. The DCI World Championship program has aired on the ESPN2 cable sports network for the past three years and was viewed by an audience of more than one million annually.

“This was a very difficult business decision, but one that was necessary in light of the sizable economic challenges facing DCI and its member corps,” said Dan Acheson, Executive Director and CEO of Drum Corps International.

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Posted by on Sunday, November 18th, 2007. Filed under DCI World.