FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, October 10th, 2013
NBC SPORTS GROUP PRESENTS LIVE COVERAGE OF 2013 DEW TOUR TOYOTA CITY CHAMPIONSHIPS FROM SAN FRANCISCO
More Than 20 Hours of Multi-Platform Coverage Across NBC, NBCSN, DewTour.com and NBC Sports Live Extra
Live Television Coverage Begins Saturday at 4 p.m. ET on NBC
Live Streaming Coverage Begins Tonight at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Live Extra and Dew Tour.com
STAMFORD, Conn. – October 10, 2013 – NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the 2013 Dew Tour will continue this weekend with more than 20 hours of the Dew Tour Toyota City Championships from San Francisco, Calif., on NBC, NBCSN, NBC Sports Live Extra and Dew Tour.com. Live television coverage on NBC begins Saturday at 4 p.m. ET and continues through the weekend. Starting this evening at 7:30 p.m. ET, NBC Sports Live Extra and Dew Tour Live on Dew Tour.com will also live stream all preliminary and final competitions. In addition, NBCSN will air encore coverage of competitions that were streamed live on NBC Sports Live Extra and DewTour.com.
The action-packed four-day event in San Francisco, Calif. will include competitions in BMX dirt, BMX street, BMX streetstyle, freestyle motocross, skateboard street, and skateboard streetstyle. The Dew Tour Toyota City Championships will also feature some of the world’s best action sports athletes, including Paul Rodriguez, Ryan Sheckler, Dennis Enarson, Scotty Cranmer and Ryan Nyquist.
NBC Sports Group’s Todd Harris will host the Dew Tour Toyota City Championships and will be joined by Jamie Bestwick (BMX analyst), Chris Miller (skateboard analyst), Paul Zitzer (skateboard analyst), and Todd Richards (reporter).
Dew Tour Toyota City Championships Schedule
|Date||Time||Network||Sport & Discipline|
|Thur., October 10||8 p.m.||NBC Sports Live Extra||Skateboard Street Prelim|
|Fri., October 11||4 p.m.||NBC Sports Live Extra||BMX Street Semifinal|
|Fri., October 11||7 p.m.||NBC Sports Live Extra||BMX Dirt Semifinal|
|Fri., October 11||9:30 p.m.||NBC Sports Live Extra||Skateboard Street Semifinal|
|Sat., October 12||4 p.m.||NBC||Skateboard Street Final|
|Sat., October 12||7 p.m.||NBC Sports Live Extra||BMX Street Final|
|Sat., October 12||8:30 p.m.||NBC Sports Live Extra||BMX Dirt Final|
|Sat., October 12||11 p.m.||NBCSN||BMX Dirt Final|
|Sun., October 13||4 p.m.||NBC||Skate Streetstyle Final|
|Sun., October 13||7 p.m.||NBC Sports Live Extra||BMX Streetstyle Final|
|Sun., October 13||10 p.m.||NBCSN||BMX Streetstyle Final|
* All times ET and subject to change.
NBC SPORTS LIVE EXTRA
NBC Sports Live Extra – the NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, and tablets — will live stream all NBC, NBCSN and additional off-broadcast coverage of the Dew Tour.
For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at DewTour.com/Live. The NBC Sports Live Extra app for mobile devices and tablets is available at the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and on select Android handset and tablet devices within Google Play.
Coverage airing on NBCSN will live stream to PCs, mobile devices and tablets through NBC Sports Live Extra, and to the digital platforms of participating cable, satellite, and telco services, via “TV Everywhere,” which is available on an authenticated basis to subscribers of participating MVPDs.
REMAINING 2013 DEW TOUR EVENT SCHEDULE:
Toyota City Championships: San Francisco, Calif. October 10-13
iON Mountain Championships: Breckenridge, Colo. December 12-15
ABOUT THE DEW TOUR
The Dew Tour consists of three marquee events in distinct beach, city and mountain locales. The Dew Tour Beach Championships features competitions in skateboarding, BMX and surfing. The Toyota City Championships features skateboarding, BMX, and freestyle motocross. The iON Mountain Championships include competitions in snowboarding and freeskiing. The Dew Tour events are premium action sports and lifestyle festivals combining the best in action sports competitions along with the Dew Tour Experience and live music performances. The Dew Tour is broadcast live on NBC and streamed live on DewTour.com. The Dew Tour is also distributed internationally on Eurosport, Extreme Channel, Rogers Sports Network, TVA, and Globosat. The Dew Tour partners include Mountain Dew (tour title sponsor), iON, Toyota, Mongoose, Paul Mitchell and Stride. More information can be found at www.DewTour.com.
ABOUT ALLI SPORTS
A division of the NBC Sports Group, Alli Sports is a media, event and branded content company that specializes in action, adventure, and adrenaline based sports. Alli Properties include the Dew Tour, Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, the Red Bull Signature Series, World of Adventure Sports presented by Go Pro and Octane Academy founded by Ford; Alli Media, which creates original content, produces and presents content with partners and distributes content through a variety of channels; and Alli Enterprises consisting of e-commerce, event merchandise and branded licensed product. More information can be found at www.Allisports.com.
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