FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 21st, 2014
NBC SPORTS GROUP PRESENTS MORE THAN SEVEN HOURS OF 2014 P&G GYMNASTICS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Coverage Begins Friday on NBCSN at 7 p.m. ET
Live Primetime Coverage Saturday on NBC at 8 p.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – August 21, 2014 – NBC Sports Group will present more than seven hours of coverage of the 2014 P&G Gymnastics Championships this week from CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pa. Coverage begins tomorrow night at 7 p.m. ET on NBCSN and continues through the weekend on NBC, including live primetime coverage of the women’s all-around final on Saturday at 8 p.m. ET.
The P&G Gymnastics Championships determine the U.S. champions and the U.S. national team. Headliners in the women’s field include 2013 world all-around and floor exercise champion and reigning U.S. all-around champion Simone Biles of Spring, Texas, and 2012 Olympic team gold medalist and three-time world silver medalist Kyla Ross of Aliso Viejo, Calif.
The men’s competition will feature defending U.S. all-around champion and 2012 Olympian Sam Mikulak of Newport Coast, Calif., 2012 Olympic all-around bronze medalist Danell Leyva of Miami, Fla., and 2008 Olympic horizontal bar silver medalist and team bronze medalist Jonathan Horton of Houston, Texas.
COMMENTATORS: NBC Sports Group’s gymnastics team of Al Trautwig, Tim Daggett, Nastia Liukin and Andrea Joyce will host coverage from CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Coverage of the 2014 P&G Gymnastics Championships will be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices and tablets.
NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the 2014 P&G Gymnastics Championships (all times ET):
|Fri., Aug. 22||7 p.m.||NBCSN||Women’s All-Around|
|Fri., Aug. 22||11:30 p.m.||NBCSN||Men’s All-Around|
|Sat., Aug. 23||8 p.m. (Live)||NBC||Women’s All-Around|
|Sun., Aug. 24||2:30 p.m. (Live)||NBC||Men’s All-Around|