TSN 1200 is a class B unit that relies on clear channel frequencies. The radio station’s 6-tower transmitter is present in Manotick. And, it has studios in the Bell Media Office. TSN 1200 is spread in Downtown Ottawa ByWard Market.
History of TSN 1200
TSN 1200 was launched in 1964. It was founded by Confederation Broadcasting. This foundation gave the station its CKPM call letters. In its initial days, the radio station was broadcasted at 1440 AM. The station was famous for its MOR music formats. It was often loaded with heavy news. In 1972, the radio station was bought by Baton Broadcasting. It adopted the CFGO call sign. With this change and an interesting collection of programs, the radio station moved to the Top 40 music format!
Programs and Personalities of TSN 120
In the beginning, the radio station was renowned for its adult contemporary muscle. The station hosted a wide range of programs with “Rock music”. Soon, it was known as an ideal station for “Adult Rock”. The finest rock program was hosted by Abby Hagyard (a local actress). Next, the radio station featured contemporary soft hits. It became an all-sports radio station in 1998. It began with the brand name: OSR 1200 Ottawa Sports Radio. In 2001, the radio station was known as “TEAM 1200”. The station rebranded as TSN 1200 in 2013! It broadcasts all Ottawa Lynx games, Ottawa Redblacks games and Ottawa 67’s games.
You are likely to come across Binghamton Senators and NFL football games too. Notable programs in TSN 1200 would be the Corner Kicks Soccer Show, The Buzz and The Drive.
Listening to TSN 1200
Listening to TSN 1200 is quite easy! You will have no issues tuning into this sports radio station. Currently, the station is broadcasted at a frequency of 1200 kHz (AM). It had former frequencies like 1440 kHz.
TSN 1200 offers live webcast too. The live webcast will let you listen to the radio station on the go!
Social Media and Mobile Apps of TSN 1200
TSN 1200 has a much admired website. The site is updated on a daily basis. The website has a sports theme. Its base colors are red and white. The website is designed very carefully. It features links to Sports, Video, Radio, Live, TSN Originals, Shop, Bardown and Fantasy. There are links to live sports actions too. Every time an NHL or a NFL match happens, the website gets updated with live scores. The scores are displayed on the site’s top navigation bar.
TSN 1200 has an intuitive and a responsive mobile app. The app gives direct access to scores and other sports information. The mobile app works well on iOS, Android and Windows mobiles!