CBC/Radio-Canada attracted more viewers for its coverage of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games than any other previous Olympic Games broadcast in Canada. From February 6-23, more than 33.35 million Canadians viewed at least some Sochi 2014 content in English or French across all platforms.
Before the puck drops on the Men’s Ice Hockey gold medal game on Sunday, CBC has coverage of the Men’s Cross-Country Skiing 50km Mass Start Free as well as the final two runs of the Four Man Bobsleigh. Coverage of Men’s Ice Hockey begins Sunday at 6 a.m. ET with a one-hour pre-show leading into the gold medal game at … Read More
The final weekend of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games will be co-headlined by the Men’s Ice Hockey gold medal game and the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Feb. 23. Prior to Sunday’s big events, it’s a full day of events on Saturday, Feb. 22 including the Men’s Ice Hockey bronze medal game, Alpine Skiing Men’s Slalom, the Men’s and Women’s Speed Skating … Read More
Men’s Ice Hockey will once again be in the spotlight during coverage of Day 14 from the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games with two semifinal games being played on Friday morning. Between the hockey games will be the Men’s Curling gold medal game between Canada and Great Britain. Other medal events taking place on February 21 include Women’s Biathlon 4x6km … Read More
Women’s Ice Hockey will be in the spotlight on Day 13 of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games with the gold medal and bronze medal games. Canada looks to defend its gold medal against the USA, whom they defeated in the round-robin earlier in the Games. In the Bronze Medal game, Sweden faces Switzerland. Meanwhile, the undefeated Canadian women’s curling … Read More
Wednesday is a big day for Ice Hockey with men’s quarter-finals kicking off, revealing the teams that will face-off against each other in the semifinals. Medal events to watch include the Women’s Speed Skating 5,000m Final, Biathlon Mixed Relay Final, Women’s Bobsleigh Final and Men’s Ski-Cross Final. The day will also showcase the Men’s Curling Semifinal and the Women’s Curling Bronze … Read More
Day 6 (Thursday, Feb. 13) marks the highest reported weekday audience, with a total of 2.586 million viewers for CBC’s Olympic Daytime across all platforms. The Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey game between Canada and Norway contributed to the record number of viewers. Almost one in four Canadians (8.4 million) tuned in to watch the showdown, with 1.4 million of those viewers watching online. More … Read More
Seven medals will be on the line on Tuesday, Day 11 of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, including Women’s Short-Track Speed Skating 3,000m Relay; Men’s 10,000m Speed Skating; Women’s Alpine Skiing Giant Slalom; Men’s Nordic Combined Individual Large Hill, Men’s Freestyle Skiing Ski Halfpipe, Men’s 15KM Mass Star Biathlon (rescheduled from Monday), and Men’s Snowboard Cross (rescheduled from Monday). Additionally, the … Read More
Sunday is the final day of play in the Men’s Ice Hockey preliminary round and teams will be looking to qualify for the quarter-final round. Canada faces off against Finland at 12 p.m. ET on CBC. In the mountains, Canadians try for a 1-2 finish in the Women’s Snowboard Cross, while Erik Guay, the most decorated downhill skier in Canadian history, hopes for … Read More
On Saturday, Canada looks to build on its medal count on the rink in Olympic competition. Charles Hamelin looks to rebound in the Men’s 1,000m Short Track after a disappointing 5,000m relay, while Denny Morrison is an early favourite in the Men’s 1,500m Speed Skating after a silver medal in the 1,000m.