How do broadcasters manage to send live audio from big sporting events? Mobile phones never work in huge crowds, so how do radio stations continue broadcasting live commentary without any dropouts or glitches. You'll hear about tools like Viprinet, Peplink, Comrex, Discord, Source-Connect and Cleanfeed.net.
“You should always plan for the un-expected”. How do radio broadcasters prepare for big sporting events like the World Cup? What happens when your national team fails to qualify and what’s the worst thing that can happen to a presenter that’s scared of flying and dogs?
As UNESCO celebrates World Radio Day 2018, the first EBU Radio Sport Podcast launches with a celebration of sport on the radio. With the help the Eleanor Oldroyd from the BBC and Christophe Mallet from SBS, we look at the issue of diversity in sports coverage.