ON THE SCENE: Sportsbeat journalists provided over 23,000 stories to over 200 clients, covering nearly 50 sports during 2012
Morethanthegames.com published a selection of 'editors pick' sports content supplied to UK newspapers by national press agency Sportsbeat in the build to and during the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics.
Focus may have switched from London to Rio but Sportsbeat still provides in-depth coverage of Olympic sport across our full range client media - online and offline, in text and video.
For example, you can now see a selection of our daily Olympic stories on the official and award-winning Team GB website - www.teamgb.com.
Sportsbeat works closely with the British Olympic Association, and post-London 2012, signed a long-term deal to provide a range of editorial and press support services.
Based in London and Manchester, Sportsbeat is one of the UK’s leading sports information services, providing more than 20,000 stories a year to nearly over 200 newspapers, 100 websites plus magazines and online news services.
Sportsbeat reporters attend major championships around the world, providing client editors on news and sports desks across the UK with an award-winning bespoke copy service and our coverage of the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics won praise from editors across the country.
The agency also acts as the official news agency of a number of events, across a wide of sports and provides content to official websites in a range of languages.
For further information visit www.sportsbeat.co.uk
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