Body in Balance broadcasts from London, UK. It was the UK’s first health and wellbeing channel.
It airs programming about yoga, pilates, meditation, health & spiritual well being. There are regional versions of the channel for Germany and Switzerland, the Netherlands and Belgium, Luxembourg, Serbia and, more recently, Greece. In 2014, the channel plans to launch an online video on demand service.
Body in Balance describes itself as ‘Europe’s leading wellness and yoga channel’. The channel has 10 million viewers internationally, across 19 countries and 26 platforms.
In the UK and worldwide, a large proportion of the channel’s audience are professionals with an enthusiasm for health and fitness. The channel estimates that in the UK alone there are 9 million professional women with an enthusiasm for fitness, and has announced its intention to further focus on this demographic for future expansion.
The company has a back catalogue consisting of over 400 hours of material. They license programmes and programme packages to producers throughout the world; recently the channel has made large sales in India and China. The program details.
The channel has been a media partner to a number of health and fitness events in the UK and America. In 2010 they were a partner to Yoga on the Lawn in New York. 10,000 people attended the event in Central Park. In 2011 the channel will be an official media partner to the Wanderlust Festival, a festival of yoga and music held in various locations across the U.S.A.
In the UK, the channel was a media partner to the Vitality Show, which took place at the Earl’s Court exhibition centre in West London. The event was marketed as ‘the ultimate girls day out’. This summer, Body in Balance is holding a Summer Solstice Yoga Workshops with Shiva Rea in ZSL London Zoo.
Body In Balance operates two satellite feeds. Eutelsat’s 9A delivers to Europe and Eastern Europe in German. In 2010 the company started broadcasting on Chinasat, which currently delivers to Taiwan and the Pacific in Mandarin.
New frequency of Body in Balance UK and Body in Balance UK HD
Eutelsat 9B at (9° East) : 12399 H 27500 2/3