Heliconia's Paddling WebTV Reaches 6 Million Views in 2011

With a viewership of 6 million in 2011, and growth of 33% in Q1 of 2012, Heliconia's Paddling TV network has not only become the #1 source for paddling related video content, but an example of how to harness the power of digital video.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

The Heliconia Press, a leader in outdoors TV and WebTV production and distribution, is excited to announce that its Paddling TV videos were viewed a total of 6 million times in 2011 through YouTube alone - making it the #1 source for paddling related video content.

Paddling TV is an online network that includes dedicated channels for recreational paddling, sea kayaking, canoeing, kayak fishing, whitewater paddling, and stand up paddling. With more than 20,000 YouTube subscribers looking forward to the weekly video releases, Paddling TV has become the single most effective means of communicating through video to paddlers around the world.

"As a DVD producer, we were excited to reach 25,000 paddlers with one of our DVDs," says Heliconia President, Ken Whiting. "But we're now reaching more than that many people every two days."

With viewership already up 33% in 2012, Heliconia is projecting Paddling TV viewership to reach 10 million in 2012.

"What makes Paddling TV particularly exciting is the fact that we're not just connecting with the paddlers out there - we're also reaching the millions of people who are interested in getting involved with one of the paddle sports," explains Heliconia Sales and Marketing Director, Brendan Mark.

Building on the success of Paddling TV, The Heliconia Press is excited to be producing a first-of-its-kind TV show named Facing Waves, which will start airing early 2013 on Outside Television.

For more information, to learn about the advertising opportunities available through Heliconia's Paddling TV, or if you're interested in developing a WebTV channel for your business, please call 613 582 7154, or email us at brendan@helipress.com

Visit Heliconia's Paddling TV channels:
www.KayakFishingTales.com .
www.PaddlingTV.net .
www.SeaKayakingTV.net .
www.CanoeingTV.net.
www.WhitewaterPaddlingTV.
www.KayakBassinTV.net
www.StandUpPaddlingTV.net

About The Heliconia Press: Since World Champion kayaker Ken Whiting founded the company in 1998, The Heliconia Press has been a leader in outdoors media production. For more information about Heliconia's various TV and WebTV shows, visit www.helipress.com .

Related

Heliconia WebTV Reaches 1.75 million Views in 1st Quarter

The Heliconia Press, a leader in outdoors media for over a decade, announced today that their 6 paddlesport related WebTV channels were viewed a total of 1.75 million times in the first quarter of 2011 – double the viewership from the previous quarter. Heliconia's paddling ...read more

Heliconia Launches Paddling TV

October 26, 2010 The Heliconia Press, a leading producer of outdoors related video for over 12 years, unveiled today its latest digital video initiative—Paddling TV. Heliconia kicks off Paddling TV today with the public release of Sea Kayaking TV. — the first of five ...read more

Heliconia Produces Paddling TV Series for Outside Television

May 19, 2011 - The Heliconia Press, a leader in outdoors media for over a decade, is excited to announce its production of Facing Waves - North America's only paddling TV series. Facing Waves will air on Outside Television in spring, 2012. Hosted by World Champion and renowned ...read more

Kayak Fishing Tales WebTV Reaches 1 Million Views Already This Year

Sept 170th, 2010 - The Heliconia Press is excited to announce that its Kayak Fishing Tales WebTV channel has now been watched over 1 million times in 2010 through a variety of channels, including YouTube, WFN.tv, MyOutdoorTV, and SportFishingMag.com. Kayak Fishing Tales WebTV is ...read more

Heliconia Adds Stand Up Paddling TV Channel to Paddling TV Network

Heliconia, a leader in outdoors TV and WebTV production and distribution, is excited to announce the release of their Stand Up Paddling TV channel. Stand Up Paddling TV is the latest addition to Heliconia's Paddling TV network, which reached 6 million views in 2011. Stand Up ...read more

Heliconia's Kayak Fishing Wins Best Instructional at Reel Paddling

The Heliconia Press, a leading publisher of books and DVDs on outdoor pursuits, is proud to announce that Kayak Fishing – The Ultimate Guide DVD, released on February 1, 2008, has won Best Instructional Film at the third annual Reel Paddling Film Festival.Beautifully shot in ...read more

Heliconia Partners with YouTube

April 8th, 2010 -The Heliconia Press, a leading TV producer and publisher of books and DVDs on outdoor pursuits, is thrilled to announce its partnership with YouTube in the distribution of its web video content. In November, 2009, Heliconia was approached by Google/YouTube to ...read more

Heliconia Launches Kayak Fishing Tales WebTV Site

The Heliconia Press today announced the launch of the Kayak Fishing Tales WebTV, a website that features a new kayak fishing video webisode every two weeks. Kayak Fishing Tales provides the booming and media starved kayak fishing community with valuable kayak fishing tips and ...read more

Heliconia to Produce Kayak Fishing Series for NBC Sports

The Heliconia Press is excited to announce it has begun production of a kayak fishing mini-series, which will be broadcast into 76 million households through NBC Sports. Seaguar's Extreme Kayak Fishing Challenge will air throughout the 1st quarter of 2012, beginning December ...read more