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October 10, 2014 10:45 ET

TSN Now Available on-the-go for Optik TV Subscribers

Sports fanatics never have to miss a second of the action with live streaming of all five TSN feeds now available on the Optik on the go

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 10, 2014) - (TSX:T)(NYSE:TU)-TELUS Optik TV subscribers can now watch their favourite TSN sports content where and when they want as TSN's five national feeds are now available through Optik on the go. Die-hard fans looking for a more immersive sports experience can also log in to the TSN GO app, using their Optik TV credentials, to access live TSN content that includes daily editions of SportsCentre, breaking news headlines from the world of sports and up-to-the minute scores and stats.

"We are always looking for ways to make it simpler and easier for our customers to access the content they want. That's why we are thrilled to bring our customers closer to the action by making TSN, Canada's Sports Leader, available anytime, anywhere and on any device. This is especially important for live sporting events, where viewers want to follow the action as it happens," said Blair Miller, Vice President, Content at TELUS. "Whether it's the Grey Cup, World Junior Hockey Championships, FIFA World Cup, Monday Night Football, every tennis Grand Slam or all of golf's majors, we've made sure that our customers can watch their favourite events live on their smartphone or tablet and won't have to miss a second of the action."

Access to TSN content and the TSN GO app is offered at no additional charge for Optik TV customers with a TSN subscription. In addition to all five TSN feeds, Optik on the go now provides mobile access to 76 live TV channels along with on demand access to the hottest new and returning TV series and movies.

TELUS Optik TV subscribers can download the Optik on the go app as well as the TSN GO app from the Apple App Store and Google Play store.

For more information about Optik TV and Optik on the go, visit www.telus.com/tv or telus.com/tsnonthego.

About TELUS

TELUS (TSX:T)(NYSE:TU) is Canada's fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $11.7 billion of annual revenue and 13.4 million customer connections, including 7.9 million wireless subscribers, 3.2 million wireline network access lines, 1.4 million Internet subscribers and 865,000 TELUS TV customers. TELUS provides a wide range of communications products and services, including wireless, data, Internet protocol (IP), voice, television, entertainment and video, and is Canada's largest healthcare IT provider.

In support of our philosophy to give where we live, TELUS, our team members and retirees have contributed more than $350 million to charitable and not-for-profit organizations and volunteered 5.4 million hours of service to local communities since 2000. TELUS was honoured to be named the most outstanding philanthropic corporation globally for 2010 by the Association of Fundraising Professionals, becoming the first Canadian company to receive this prestigious international recognition.

For more information about TELUS, please visit telus.com.

Contact Information

  • For media inquiries, please contact:
    Ryan Bazeley
    TELUS Social and Media Relations
    416-738-6063
    ryan.bazeley@telus.com