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Television Schedule

Posted by calkins July 30, 2008 in the Group General Discussion .

Tags: 2008 olympics, TV schedule, competition schedule

These games will be the first to be produced and broadcast entirely in high definition (HD) television, and will likely garner upwards of four billion viewers!

Television Schedules

Canada on TSN

U.S. and Europe on NBC Networks (PDF)


Universal HD

CCTV International
Due to the International Olympic Committee's strict restrictions on the telecast of Olympic events, China Central Television's telecast rights are only allowed on the Chinese Mainland. Therefore, all CCTV International channels – CCTV-4, CCTV-9, CCTV-F, CCTV-E, will not broadcast the opening and closing ceremony and all the events of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.

Live Streaming Coverage

NBCOlympics.com will provide approximately 2,200 hours of live streaming broadband coverage of Olympic competition where users can choose from up to 20 concurrent streams encompassing 25 Olympic sports. In addition, the site will offer more than 3,000 hours of on-demand access to full-event replays and extensive highlights, including daily recaps of key events, best-of montages, commentator analysis and athlete-specific clips.

Unfortunately, most of the big events will only be shown on TV.

Entire Competition Schedule
Here is the entire Competition Schedule, with linkable sports (中文 version here).

Downloadable Schedules:

Detailed Event Schedule (PDF)

Schedule Week One (PDF)

Schedule Week Two (PDF)

Schedule Week Three (PDF)

If anyone has additional country TV schedules, please feel free to add them.

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