MORE THAN 85% OF CANADA TUNES IN FOR CBC/RADIO-CANADA’S COVERAGE OF THE OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES PYEONGCHANG 2018

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Between the Opening Ceremony on February 9 and the Closing Ceremony on February 25, 31 million* Canadians (more than 85 percent of the population) tuned in to watch CBC/Radio-Canada’s coverage of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 across all English and French television network partners and digital streaming simulcasts on cbc.ca/olympics, ici.radio-canada.ca/jeuxolympiques and CBC/Radio-Canada Olympics apps. CBC’s English-language primetime coverage across all broadcast … Read More

PYEONGCHANG 2018: PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS FOR SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25

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The Olympic Winter Games will officially come to an end on Sunday with the Closing Ceremony at 5:30 a.m. ET (2:30 a.m. PT) on CBC and simulcast on CBC News Network, TSN, Sportsnet, and streaming live at cbc.ca/olympics, on the CBC Olympics app and via the CBC Olympics VR app, presented by Samsung. CBC continues the festivities following the Closing … Read More

CBC CELEBRATES PYEONGCHANG 2018 WITH LIVE COVERAGE OF THE CLOSING CEREMONY, SUNDAY FEB. 25 BEGINNING AT 5:30 A.M. ET (2:30 A.M. PT)

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With 30 million* Canadians (83 percent) having tuned in to date, and a combined peak audience of 4.4 million (across CBC and TSN) during Wednesday’s nail-biting women’s gold medal hockey game, CBC looks ahead to the final days of intense competition at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, culminating in the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 25. Beginning at 5:30 a.m. ET … Read More

PYEONGCHANG 2018: PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS FOR SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24

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Saturday will light up with glittering medal moments, as hotly contested tournaments culminate in some of the most highly anticipated results of the Olympic Winter Games. Saturday night’s alright for hockey, as the men’s gold medal game kicks off at 10:30 p.m. ET/7:30 p.m. PT on CBC, beginning with the pre-game show. Curling fans will no doubt revel in the gold medal matches for … Read More

PYEONGCHANG 2018: PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS FOR FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23

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The snowboard big air competition makes its Olympic Winter Games debut at PyeongChang 2018, and the men’s final takes to the sky on Friday at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on CBC, with Canadians Max Parrot and Mark McMorris (already silver and bronze medallists, respectively, at PyeongChang 2018), as well as Séb Toutant, ready for takeoff. Bobsleigh pilot Justin Kripps and brakeman Alexander Kopacz … Read More

PYEONGCHANG 2018: PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS FOR THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22

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Ontario figure skater Gabrielle Daleman is on a roll. The 2017 World bronze medallist, 2018 Canadian Champion, and PyeongChang 2018 gold medallist in the Team Figure Skating event looks to make an impression in the women’s free skate program, beginning at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) on TSN1 and TSN3. Daleman is joined in the event by Alberta/Newfoundland and … Read More

CANADIANS ARE UP WITH CBC/RADIO-CANADA, AS COVERAGE OF PYEONGCHANG 2018 REACHES MORE THAN 80 PER CENT OF THE POPULATION OVER THE FIRST 10 DAYS OF COMPETITION

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After 10 days of intense competition, 29 million Canadians* (82 per cent of the population) have watched some part of CBC/Radio-Canada’s coverage of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 across all English and French television network partners and digital streaming simulcasts oncbc.ca/olympics, ici.radio-canada.ca/jeuxolympiques and CBC/Radio-Canada Olympics apps. CBC’s English-language primetime coverage across all broadcast networks has garnered a 2+ average minute audience … Read More

PYEONGCHANG 2018: PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

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The past four years – as well as the last two weeks – have been building to this moment. The puck drops on the women’s gold medal hockey game – Canada vs. USA – on Wednesday at 11:10 p.m. ET (8:10 p.m. PT) on CBC and TSN2, following a pre-show that begins at 10:45 p.m. ET (7:45 p.m. PT) and … Read More

PYEONGCHANG 2018: PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS FOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20

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Canadian bobsleigh star Kaillie Humphries returns to the track seeking a third trip to the top of the podium, following gold medals in women’s two-man bobsleigh at Vancouver 2010 and Sochi 2014. At PyeongChang 2018, Canada has three sleds in the women’s two-man event for the first time ever – piloted by Albertans Humphries, Alysia Rissling and Christine de Bruin. … Read More

PYEONGCHANG 2018: PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS FOR MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19

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Following their win as part of Team Canada in the figure skating team event, three-time World Champions and Olympic Games gold and silver medallists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will be looking for their second gold medal at PyeongChang 2018 on Monday at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT) on TSN1, TSN3, and TSN4. The duo is determined to become … Read More