Over the last number of years, social media sites have helped to raise the profile of sporting events.
A number of different sports have introduced ways that fans can keep up to date with events even when they cannot be in attendance. Snapchat, Facebook and Twitter have been hailed as the go to places in terms of information.
As the 2017 Vauxhall International North West 200 approaches, Aaron O’Neill has been looking into the ways that social media have helped transform the event. The following video gives us a little insight into how social media has helped the event.