SVP Broadcast Microwave has a large experience in supplying microwave links for sport events as cycling races, marathons or motor sports. Also for complex live transmissions of relevant events.
Cycling tour or marathon live transmission systems usually consists of:
1. Mobile transmitters. Installed on motorbikes, cars or in a helicopter with a wescam, are in charge of following the sport event and transmitting the images of the participants.
2. Helicopter Repeater System. This system has to receive the signals transmitted by the mobile transmitters and repeat them to the ground reception point.
3. Ground Reception System. Received the images transmitted by the mobile transmitters which have been repeated by the helicopter system.
In sports where the sportsmen make long distances, as cycling tours, marathons or motor sports, a mobile repeater system located in a high position is indispensable to be able to receive transmitted signals along the run.