For the first time in horse racing history, the Kentucky Derby will be live broadcasted in VR with NBC and NextVR. The two companies aligned together to broadcast this annual event that takes place in Kentucky.
Live broadcasting in VR is relatively new to the industry and is beginning to take form for major broadcast networks. With the infatuation of the new virtual reality technology, many have demanded to see sports in a new experience.
There’s been several events that’s been covered already in live stream VR for the first time such as the Masters at Augusta. This will be another unique experience that’ll go down in history. Saturday’s event will be full of excitement as people will be able to tune in virtually and see the sport like never before. Have the power to see in any direction you desire and create a memorable experience this year with the Kentucky Derby being live streamed in virtual reality. Tune in with your Samsung Gear 360.