FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
REMINDER: JOHNNY WEIR & TARA LIPINSKI PREVIEW 2016 ISU WORLD FIGURE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS ON CONFERENCE CALL TODAY AT 2:30 PM ET
Dial 480-293-0667 to Participate; Conference ID 5934160
NBC Sports Group to Present 29 Hours of Coverage Across NBC, NBCSN & Universal HD
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 23, 2016 – Three-time U.S. figure skating champion Johnny Weir and 1998 Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski will participate in a media conference call today, Wednesday, March 23, at 2:30 p.m. ET/11:30 a.m. PT to preview NBC Sports Group’s live coverage of the 2016 ISU World Figure Skating Championships from Boston, Mass.
Dial 480-293-0667 to participate, Conference ID 5934160.
Live coverage of the World Figure Skating Championships begins Wednesday, March 30, at Noon ET with the short dance on NBCSN, and culminates with live coverage of the ladies’ free skate on Saturday, April 2, at 9 p.m. ET on NBC.
Below is the schedule for NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the 2016 ISU World Figure Skating Championships:
|Wed., Mar. 30||Noon||Ice Dance Short Dance (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Wed., Mar. 30||Midnight||Men’s Short Program||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Mar. 31||4 p.m.||Ladies’ Short Program (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Mar. 31||8 p.m.||Ice Dance Free Dance (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Fri., April 1||3 p.m.||Pairs’ Short Program (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Fri., April 1||9 p.m.||Men’s Free Skate (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Sat., April 2||2 p.m.||Pairs’ Free Skate (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Sat., April 2||9 p.m.||Ladies’ Free Skate (LIVE)||NBC|
|Sun., April 3||2 p.m.||Gala Exhibition (LIVE)||NBCSN|
|Sat., April 9||1 p.m.||Encore||Universal HD|
|Sun., April 10||3 p.m.||Encore||NBC|
|Mon., April 18||5 p.m.||Encore||Universal HD|
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–