FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, June 7th, 2021
NBC OLYMPICS PRESENTS LIVE COVERAGE OF U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM TRIALS FOR DIVING OVER SIX CONSECUTIVE NIGHTS IN PRIMETIME THIS WEEK ON NBC, OLYMPIC CHANNEL: HOME OF TEAM USA, AND PEACOCK
14 Hours of Live Diving Coverage This Week Begins Tomorrow, Tuesday, June 8 at 7 p.m. ET on Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, and Peacock
Commentators: Ted Robinson, Paul Burmeister, Cynthia Potter & Kelli Stavast
Diving Coverage Continues NBC Olympics’ Record Coverage of U.S. Olympic Team Trials Ahead of Tokyo Olympics
Peacock to Live Stream Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA Coverage
STAMFORD, Conn. – June 7, 2021 – NBC Olympics presents live coverage of the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for diving this week, beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, June 8 at 7 p.m. ET on Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, and Peacock with the women’s springboard and men’s platform semifinals from the Indiana University Natatorium on the campus of IUPUI in Indianapolis, Ind.
This week, 14 hours of live diving coverage, including six nights in primetime, will be presented across NBC, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA, and Peacock. Diving trials coverage culminates June 12-13 with the men’s and women’s springboard and platform finals, all live on NBC, including both nights in primetime.
Peacock will live stream Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA coverage of the U.S. Olympic Diving Team Trials.
NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports app will present 10 hours of exclusive semifinals and preliminaries diving coverage.
Paul Burmeister handles play-by-play Tuesday and Wednesday, and Ted Robinson will have the call Thursday-Sunday. 1976 Olympic bronze medalist Cynthia Potter serves as the analyst, and Kelli Stavast is the reporter.
The U.S. men are expected to be led by four-time Olympic medalist David Boudia, who is aiming for a fourth Olympic appearance in Tokyo, and 2016 Olympic silver medalist Michael Hixon. On the women’s side, 2019 world bronze medalist Delaney Schnell as well as 2021 World Cup silver medalist Sarah Bacon lead a deep pool of contenders.
For more information on NBC Sports’ U.S. Olympic Team Trials coverage, click here.
Peacock is now streaming The Greatest Race; Michael Phelps: Medals, Memories And More; My Pursuit: Life, Legacy & Jordan Burroughs; and In Deep With Ryan Lochte. Later this summer, more Tokyo Olympics programming will premiere on the service, including Golden: The Journey Of USA’s Elite Gymnasts as well as four daily shows on Peacock’s Tokyo NOW Channel, Tokyo LIVE, Tokyo Gold, On Her Turf At The Olympics, and Tokyo Tonight.
Coverage of the U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Diving will be on Peacock Premium. Viewers can sign up for Peacock at peacocktv.com. 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 and PlayStation 4 Pro; and VIZIO SmartCast™ TVs and LG Smart TVs. Comcast’s eligible Xfinity X1 and Flex customers, as well as eligible Cox Contour customers, enjoy Peacock Premium included with their service at no additional cost.
U.S. OLYMPIC TEAM TRIALS – DIVING
How to Watch
|Tues., June 8||Semifinals – Women’s Springboard & Men’s Platform||Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA / Peacock||7 p.m. ET|
|Wed., June 9||Semifinals – Men’s Springboard & Women’s Platform||Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA / Peacock||7 p.m. ET|
|Thurs, June 10||Synchro Final – Women’s Synchronized Springboard||Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA / Peacock||7 p.m. ET|
|Fri., June 11||Synchro Finals – Women’s Synchronized Platform & Men’s Synchronized Springboard||Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA / Peacock||7 p.m. ET|
|Sat., June 12||Final – Women’s Springboard||NBC||4 p.m. ET|
|Final – Men’s Platform||NBC||8 p.m. ET/PT (LIVE ET)|
|Sun., June 13||Final – Men’s Springboard||NBC||7 p.m. ET/PT (LIVE ET)
|Final – Women’s Platform||NBC||9 p.m. ET/PT (LIVE ET)|
- Play-by-play: Paul Burmeister (Tuesday-Wednesday) and Ted Robinson (Thursday-Sunday)
- Analyst: 1976 Olympic bronze medalist Cynthia Potter
- Reporter: Kelli Stavast