FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, March 4th, 2021
NBC SPORTS PRESENTS LIVE CYCLING COVERAGE OF THE 2021 PARIS-NICE, BEGINNING THIS SUNDAY, MARCH 7 AT 9 A.M. ET LIVE ON NBC SPORTS GOLD
Exclusive Commercial-Free Coverage of All Eight Stages Available with NBC Sports Gold’s “Cycling Pass”
NBCSN to Present Daily Encore Coverage Beginning Monday, March 8, at 2 a.m. ET with Stage 1
NBC Sports Gold’s “Cycling Pass” Available Now for $24.99
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 4, 2021 – NBC Sports presents live cycling coverage of all eight stages of the 2021 Paris-Nice on NBC Sports Gold, beginning with Stage 1 this Sunday, Mar. 7, at 9:10 a.m. ET. NBCSN will present daily encore coverage of each stage, opening with Stage 1 this Monday at 2 a.m. ET. NBC Sports Gold’s daily live coverage of Paris-Nice culminates Sunday, March 14, at 10:10 a.m. ET.
The 79th edition of Paris-Nice begins on Sunday in the Paris suburbs of Saint-Cyr-l’École and finishes next Sunday in Nice. The eight-stage tour will cover a total distance of 1,239km (770 miles).
Headlining Paris-Nice’s field are Vuelta a España winner Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma), Steven Kruijswijk (Jumbo-Visma), Giro d’Italia winner Tao Geoghegan Hart (INEOS Grenadiers), Rohan Dennis (INEOS Grenadiers), Richie Porte (INEOS Grenadiers), Jai Hindley (Team DSM), who finished second in the Giro, Wout Poels (Bahrain-Victorious), and American Neilson Powless (EF Education – Nippo).
Cycling analysts and former professional cyclists Bob Roll and Christian Vande Velde, a two-time Olympian, will call the action.
NBC SPORTS’ 2021 PARIS-NICE SCHEDULE (subject to change, all times ET):
|Sun., Mar 7||9:10 a.m.||Stage 1 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Mon., Mar 8||2 a.m.||Stage 1||NBCSN|
|Mon., Mar. 8||8:15 a.m.||Stage 2 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Tues., Mar. 9||2 a.m.||Stage 2||NBCSN|
|Tues., Mar. 9||8:15 a.m.||Stage 3 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Wed., Mar. 10||2 a.m.||Stage 3||NBCSN|
|Wed., Mar. 10||8:15 a.m.||Stage 4 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Thurs., Mar. 11||2 a.m.||Stage 4||NBCSN|
|Thurs., Mar. 11||8:15 a.m.||Stage 5 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Fri., Mar. 12||2 a.m.||Stage 5||NBCSN|
|Fri., Mar. 12||8:15 a.m.||Stage 6 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sat., Mar. 13||2 a.m.||Stage 6||NBCSN|
|Sat., Mar. 13||7:20 a.m.||Stage 7 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sun., Mar. 14||8 a.m.||Stage 7||NBCSN|
|Sun., Mar. 14||10:10 a.m.||Stage 8 (LIVE)||NBC Sports Gold|
|Sun., Mar. 14||10 p.m.||Stage 8||NBCSN|
NBC Sports Gold’s “Cycling Pass” for the 2019-20 season streams coverage live and on-demand, to desktops, mobile, tablets, and connected TV devices. The “Cycling Pass” can be purchased now for $24.99 by visiting NBCSportsGold.com.
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