SOURCE: Blackout Media Corp.

January 20, 2006 09:00 ET

Blackout Media's - Fight Network Taps Trajectory Sports to Assist in Expansion Plans

TORONTO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 20, 2006 -- Blackout Media Corp (OTC: BKMP) announced today that Fight Network's management team have selected New York-based Trajectory Sports & Media Group LLC to assist in the furthering of the US and international distribution for The Fight Network's digital television service.

"We are very pleased to have selected Trajectory Sports, headed by Mr. Richard Stone and his entire team to work with us on this next phase in our expansion," said Mike Garrow President of The Fight Network Inc. "Mr. Stone brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to The Fight Network in regards to our foray into the US marketplace and beyond, and we look forward to working with him to make US and international distribution of our service a reality in the very near future for us and for all of our American and international consumers who have been requesting our service," he added.

"When The Fight Network approached us with this opportunity to assist them with their plans for carriage beyond Canada for their Channel, my partners and I immediately saw a tremendous opportunity and wanted to be a part of it," said Richard Stone, President of Trajectory Sports.

Mr. Stone continued, "The Fight Network is the 'real deal,' and since it is currently up and running in Canada, the natural evolution is to expand to the US and international markets which only makes sense for a growing brand like The Fight Network, and that is where we come in."

About Trajectory Sports & Media Group LLC.:

Trajectory Sports & Media Group, LLC is an international management and media organization that works with clients to expand distribution, strengthen brands, secure sponsorships and open new markets.

Based in New York City, the company uses a range of global resources to achieve its clients' goals. These objectives include expanding their business into new markets, building their brands, developing new sources of revenue and creating new television networks.

The company is headed by Richard Stone, an executive with over 20 years of relevant hands-on experience in the creation of television services, programming distribution and senior management.

Trajectory Sports & Media Group has a close relationship with The InfoWEST Group, an international organization that provides public relations, Website services and media management to major high-profile companies worldwide. The company has offices in Washington D.C., Paris and Moscow. (www.infowestgroup.com)

Some of the world's most important sports leagues are distributed by Trajectory Sports & Media Group to audiences in the United States and around the globe. These properties include the games of Canadian Football League and the official television programs of the FIBA (International Basketball Association), ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals) and the ICC (International Cricket Council).

Additional information on the company can be found at: www.trajectorysports.com

About Blackout Media Corp.:

Blackout Media Corp. is a holding company with an interest in Blackout Communications who is a diversified media and entertainment company conducting operations in digital television, VOD, PPV, radio the Internet and print under the brand name "The Fight Network." The activities of Blackout Media Corp. are conducted principally in Canada and the United States. www.blackoutmedia.com (coming soon).

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