The Active Channel is now available to watch on subscription-free satellite TV service Freesat, increasing its potential audience by nearly 2 million viewers.

The Active Channel which debuted online and subsequently on SKY in 2009, has officially become the most watched health and fitness channel in Europe, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and going out online to a further 202 countries worldwide. Featuring celebrities, leading fitness, health and sports experts, exclusive events and extreme sports, The Active Channel is the only TV channel in the world to produce all programmes, using its own in-house film crews stationed worldwide.

Freesat users can join The Active Channelís 2.2 million regular TV viewers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on Freesat channel 408.