FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, May 6th, 2021
ALLYSON FELIX, NOAH LYLES, SYDNEY MCLAUGHLIN & DK METCALF HEADLINE NBC SPORTS’ LIVE COVERAGE OF USATF GOLDEN GAMES AT MT. SAC THIS SUNDAY, MAY 9 ON NBC AND PEACOCK
Lyles, Felix & McLaughlin Expected to Compete at USATF ‘Journey to Gold – Tokyo Outdoor Series’ Event at 4:30 p.m. ET on NBC & Peacock
Seattle Seahawks Pro Bowl Wide Receiver Metcalf to Compete in 100m Heats, Live this Sunday at 3:15 p.m. ET Exclusively on Peacock
NBC Sports’ USATF Schedule Features Live Coverage of Premier U.S. Meets Across NBC, NBCSN, and Peacock
STAMFORD, Conn. – May 6, 2021 – Allyson Felix, Noah Lyles, Sydney McLaughlin and DK Metcalf headline the field at the Golden Games at Mt. SAC as NBC Sports’ live coverage of the 2021 USATF ‘Journey to Gold – Tokyo Outdoor Series’ continues this Sunday, May 9 on NBC and Peacock from Walnut, Cal.
Expected to compete in this Sunday’s field beginning at 4:30 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock are reigning 200m world champion Lyles, the most decorated American woman in Olympic track & field history Felix (200m) and Rio Olympian and 2019 Diamond League 400m hurdles champion McLaughlin (100m hurdles).
Beginning at 3:15 p.m. ET on Sunday, Peacock exclusively presents free, live coverage of the 100m heats featuring Metcalf, as the Seattle Seahawks Pro Bowl wide receiver is set to face top U.S. sprinters in the 100m.
Track and Field Pass content that had previously required an NBC Sports Gold subscription is now available on Peacock.
NBC Sports’ track and field coverage features five U.S.-based events, which began April 24 and runs through August 21 (remaining schedule below). The track and field schedule for the U.S. Olympic Trials and Tokyo Olympics will be announced in the coming weeks.
NBC Sports’ Leigh Diffey will call the event, joined by analysts four-time Olympic medalist Ato Boldon, two-time Olympic long-distance runner Kara Goucher, and Olympic decathlon silver medalist Trey Hardee. Lewis Johnson serves as the reporter.
SUNDAY, MAY 9 – GOLDEN GAMES AT MT. SAC
How to Watch
|4:30-6 p.m. ET||3:15-3:55 p.m. ET|
- Play-by-play: Leigh Diffey
- Analysts: Four-time Olympic medalist Ato Boldon, two-time Olympian Kara Goucher, and Olympic decathlon silver medalist Trey Hardee
- Reporter: Lewis Johnson
Following is NBC Sports’ remaining live 2021 USATF Journey to Gold – Tokyo Outdoor Series schedule:
|USATF Golden Games at Mt. SAC||May 9||NBC, Peacock Premium||4:30-6 p.m.|
|Adidas Boost Boston Games||May 23||NBC, Peacock Premium||4:30-6 p.m.|
|Nike Prefontaine Classic (Diamond League)||August 21||NBC, Peacock Premium||4:30-6 p.m.|
For more information about how to stream these races and more Track and Field on Peacock, click here. Peacock is currently available on the Roku platform; Apple devices, including iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD; Google platforms and devices, including Android™, Android TV™ devices, Chromecast and Chromecast built-in devices; Microsoft’s Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One S and Xbox One X; Sony PlayStation4, PlayStation 4 Pro, and PlayStation5; and VIZIO SmartCast™ TVs and LG Smart TVs. Peacock Premium is included at no additional cost for Comcast’s eligible Xfinity X1 and Flex customers and Cox Contour customers.
All NBC and NBCSN coverage also streams on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app via “TV Everywhere,” giving consumers additional value for their subscription service, and making high quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms.