Friday, July 25, 2008

Canadian Olympic Sailors To Get A Lot Of TV Coverage!


BEIJING 2008: THE OLYMPIC GAMES on bold
BACKGROUNDER

CBC's digital channel bold is home to exclusive, live daily coverage of Sailing events for BEIJING 2008: THE OLYMPIC GAMES. Starting Friday, August 8, bold will telecast more than 250 total hours from Beijing, including more than 150 hours of combined live coverage.

Peter Rusch and Fiona Kidd will track all the sailing action and medal hopefuls from Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center.

Please see the full broadcast schedule below or visit CBCSports.ca/Olympics. Viewers can contact their local television service provider or visit boldtv.ca for information on how to subscribe to bold.

BEIJING 2008: THE OLYMPIC GAMES

SAILING ON bold

BROADCAST SCHEDULE
(Schedule subject to change)

SAILING




Saturday, August 9 Keelboat Heavyweight Dinghy-Finn 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Keelboat Heavyweight Dinghy-Finn 11:15 a.m. ET



Sunday, August 10 Skiff Dinghy-49er 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Skiff Dinghy-49er 2 p.m. ET



Monday, August 11 Windsurfing RS:X Men’s and Women’s 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Windsurfing RS:X Men’s and Women’s 12 noon ET



Tuesday, August 12 Men’s 1 Person Dinghy Laser / 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Women’s 1 Person Dinghy Laser Radial

Men’s 1 Person Dinghy Laser / 12:30 p.m. ET

Women’s 1 Person Dinghy Laser Radial



Wednesday, August 13 Men’s 2 Person Dinghy 470 / 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Women’s 2 Person Dinghy 470

Men’s 2 Person Dinghy 470 / 12:15 p.m. ET

Women’s 2 Person Dinghy 470



Thursday, August 14 Skiff Dinghy-49er 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Skiff Dinghy-49er 12:15 p.m. ET



Friday, August 15 Multihull Tornado / Men’s Keelboat Star 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Multihull Tornado / Men’s Keelboat Star 11:15 a.m. ET



Saturday, August 16 Heavyweight Dinghy Finn Medal Race / 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Women’s Keelboat Yngling Medal Race

Heavyweight Dinghy Finn Medal Race / 12 p.m. ET

Women’s Keelboat Yngling Medal Race



Sunday, August 17 Skiff Dinghy-49er Medal Race 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Skiff Dinghy-49er Medal Race 11:15 a.m. ET



Monday, August 18 Men’s 2 Person Dinghy 470 Medal Race / 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Women’s 2 Person Dinghy 470 Medal Race

Men’s 2 Person Dinghy 470 / Medal Race 11 a.m. ET

Women’s 2 Person Dinghy 470 Medal Race



Tuesday, August 19 Men’s 1 Person Dinghy Laser Medal Race / 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Women’s 1 Person Dinghy Laser Radial Medal Race

Men’s 1 Person Dinghy Laser Medal Race / 11:15 a.m. ET

Women’s 1 Person Dinghy Laser Radial Medal Race



Wednesday, August 20 Windsurfing RS:X Men’s and Women’s Medal Race 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Windsurfing RS:X Men’s and Women’s Medal Race 12 noon ET



Thursday, August 21 Multihull Tornado / Men’s Keelboat Star Medal Race 1 a.m. ET LIVE

Multihull Tornado / Men’s Keelboat Star Medal Race 11:45 a.m. ET