13 relations: Canada, Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, Canwest, Category B services, English language, Extreme Championship Wrestling, Extreme sport, Fear Factor, Financial crisis of 2007–2008, Mixed martial arts, Professional wrestling, Slamball, Specialty channel.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC, Conseil de la radiodiffusion et des télécommunications canadiennes) is a public organization in Canada with mandate as a regulatory agency for broadcasting and telecommunications.
Canwest Global Communications Corporation, which operated under the corporate name, Canwest, was a major Canadian media company based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, with its head offices at Canwest Place.
A Category B service is a Canadian specialty television channel which, as defined by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, may be carried by all digital cable television and direct broadcast satellite providers.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) was a professional wrestling promotion that was founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1992 by Tod Gordon.
Extreme sports are recreational activities perceived as involving a high degree of risk.
Fear Factor is an American stunt/dare game show that originally aired on NBC from 2001 to 2006.
The financial crisis of 2007–2008, also known as the global financial crisis and the 2008 financial crisis, is considered by many economists to have been the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s.
Mixed martial arts (MMA) is a full-contact combat sport that allows striking and grappling, both standing and on the ground, using techniques from other combat sports and martial arts.
Professional wrestling (often shortened to pro wrestling or simply wrestling) is a form of sports entertainment which combines athletics with theatrical performance.
Slamball is a form of basketball played with four trampolines in front of each net and boards around the court edge.
A specialty channel can be a commercial broadcasting or non-commercial television channel which consists of television programming focused on a single genre, subject or targeted television market at a specific demographic.