UNIVERSAL SPORTS NETWORK, NBC SPORTS TO AIR LIVE, PRIMETIME COVERAGE OF VISA CHAMPIONSHIPS AUGUST 12-14
August 10, 2010, Los Angeles: Universal Sports Network and NBC Sports are joining forces to cover the Visa Championships, USA Gymnastics’ national championships, this week from the XL Center in Hartford, Conn. Coverage will include LIVE, primetime shows Thursday and Friday, August 12 and 13, at 7 p.m. ET, on Universal Sports, and Saturday, August 14, on NBC at 8 p.m. ET.
2010 Visa Championships Broadcast/Web Schedule
Date Competition Time Network
8-12 “Around the Gym” 6:30 p.m. Universal Sports TV
8-12 Women’s gymnastics LIVE 7 p.m. Universal Sports TV and web
8-12 “Around the Gym” 9 p.m. Universal Sports TV
8-13 “Around the Gym” 6:30 p.m. Universal Sports TV
8-13 Men’s gymnastics LIVE 7 p.m. Universal Sports TV and web
8-13 “Around the Gym” 10 p.m. Universal Sports TV
8-14 Women’s gymnastics LIVE 8 p.m. NBC Sports
8-14 “Around the Gym” 10 p.m. Universal Sports TV
8-14 Women’s gymnastics TAPE 10:30 p.m. Universal Sports TV and web
8-15 Men’s competition 2:30 p.m. NBC Sports
All times are Eastern.
David Michaels, Executive Producer of Universal Sports, will direct the production. NBC’s Olympic gymnastics analyst team of Al Trautwig, Olympian Elfi Schlegel, 1984 Olympic gold-medalist Tim Daggett and Andrea Joyce will be broadcasting the event for both NBC Sports and Universal Sports.
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