FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, March 15th, 2018
NBC SPORTS GROUP PRESENTS LIVE COVERAGE OF THE VOLTA A CATALUNYA FROM SPAIN BEGINNING MONDAY, MAR. 19, AT 10:45 A.M. ET ON NBC SPORTS GOLD
Exclusive Commercial-Free Coverage Available with NBC Sports Gold’s “Cycling Pass”
NBCSN Presents a One-Hour Recap Show Sunday, April 1, at 5:30 p.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 15, 2018 – NBC Sports Group’s cycling coverage continues with the 2018 Volta a Catalunya from Spain, beginning Monday, March 19, with Stage 1 at 10:45 a.m. ET live and commercial-free, exclusively on NBC Sports Gold with a subscription to its “Cycling Pass.” NBC Sports Gold will present daily live coverage of the event, culminating Sunday, March 25, at 6:30 a.m. ET. NBCSN will present a one-hour recap show of the event on Sunday, April 1, at 5:30 p.m. ET.
The 2018 Volta a Catalunya is headlined by three past winners: defending champion and 2009 winner Alejandro Valverde (Movistar), 2016 winner Nairo Quintana (Movistar), and 2013 winner Dan Martin (UAE Team Emirates). American Tejay van Garderen, who placed third in 2014, and fifth the past two years, will also compete.
Following is NBC Sports Group’s Volta a Catalunya schedule (times ET, subject to change):
|Mon., Mar. 19||10:45 a.m.||Stage 1 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Mar. 20||10:45 a.m.||Stage 2 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Mar. 21||10:45 a.m.||Stage 3 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Thurs., Mar. 22||10:45 a.m.||Stage 4 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Fri., Mar. 23||10:30 a.m.||Stage 5 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 24||10: 15 a.m.||Stage 6 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sun., Mar. 25||6:30 a.m.||Stage 7 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sun., April 1||5:30 p.m.||Recap Show||NBCSN|
NBC Sports Gold — NBC Sports Group’s premium-subscription product for desktops, mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs — offers viewers live, on-demand, and commercial-free streaming of the race.
NBC Sports Gold’s “Cycling Pass” for the 2017-18 season gives fans in the U.S. access to more than 25 races from July 2017 through June 2018. NBC Sports Gold’s “Cycling Pass” includes live streaming coverage, full event replays, and highlights for Monument Classics including Paris–Roubaix and Liège-Bastogne-Liège, and more. The “Cycling Pass” can be purchased for $29.99 by visiting NBCSportsGold.com.
The NBC Sports Gold app is available on Apple iOS, Android, Apple TV V4, Amazon Fire TV, Roku and Chromecast.
–NBC SPORTS GROUP–