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    Grand Prix Zandvoort live available to the whole of the Netherlands

    25 augustus 2021

    Ziggo makes the broadcast of the Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix in Zandvoort available to the whole of the Netherlands free of charge. From Thursday 2 September to Tuesday morning 7 September, all six Ziggo Sport Totaal channels will be available to every tv-viewer in the Netherlands. This means households without a Ziggo subscription can also experience the entire race weekend at home.

    The weekend of Thursday 2 to Tuesday morning 7 September offers more than just Formula 1. There are extra broadcasts of the Formula 1 Café talk show, this time live from special locations in and around Zandvoort. There’s also plenty of World Cup 2022 qualifying football, including the live World Cup Qualifying Switch programme and the Rondo football talk show with Wytse van der Goot, Marco van Basten and Ruud Gullit. After a fantastic performance at the Olympic Games, Sifan Hassan is competing for the world record in the 10-km race. There is also top-level golf, and exciting racing classes including NASCAR, Porsche Super Cup, DTM, and Formula 3.

    Will Moerer, Director of Ziggo Sport: "As a proud provider of Formula 1 in the past 9 years, we’re pleased to make this national racing spectacle at Zandvoort available to as many fans as possible. Let's hope the whole of the Netherlands sees a magnificent and exciting race between Max Verstappen, Lewis Hamilton, and all the other drivers."

    Ziggo Sport Totaal is Ziggo's premium sports package, catering for the true sports fan. With Ziggo Sport Select, Ziggo Sport Football, Ziggo Sport Golf, Ziggo Sport Racing, Ziggo Sport Docu, and Ziggo Sport Tennis, TV viewers without a Ziggo subscription can also get to know the enormous selection of all the sports broadcast on Ziggo Sport Totaal free of charge this weekend. With Formula 1, the French Ligue 1, the English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, Italian Serie A, top-level golf, tennis, and many other sports, Ziggo Sport Totaal is the most comprehensive sports channel in the Netherlands. For Ziggo customers, the channel Ziggo Sport on channel 14 is a standard part of every TV package, where they can always watch the best and most exciting sports matches and events live.