FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, March 3rd, 2022
NBC SPORTS PRESENTS LIVE CYCLING COVERAGE OF EVERY STAGE OF THE 2022 PARIS-NICE, BEGINNING THIS SUNDAY, MARCH 6 AT 9:10 A.M. ET LIVE ON PEACOCK
Peacock to Stream Exclusive Live Coverage of All Eight Stages of 2022 Paris-Nice
Final Stage Presented Live on Peacock Sunday, March 13 at 9:10 a.m. ET, Followed by Encore on CNBC at 1:30 p.m. ET
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 3, 2022 – NBC Sports presents live cycling coverage of all eight stages of the 2022 Paris-Nice on Peacock, beginning with Stage 1 this Sunday, March 6, at 9:10 a.m. ET. The final stage will be presented live on Peacock on Sunday, March 13 at 9:10 a.m. ET, followed by encore coverage on CNBC at 1:30 p.m. ET later that day.
The 80th edition of Paris-Nice begins this Sunday in the Paris suburbs of Mantes-la-Ville and finishes next Sunday in Nice. The eight-stage tour will cover a total distance of 1,196 km (743 miles).
Headlining Paris-Nice’s field are three-time Vuelta a España winner Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma), Nairo Quintana (Team Arkea Samsic), Adam Yates (INEOS Grenadiers), two-time Paris-Nice winner Maximilian Schachmann (BORA – hansgrohe), and Americans Neilson Powless (EF Education – EasyPost), Matteo Jorgenson (Movistar Team), Brandon McNulty (UAE Team Emirates), Kevin Vermaerke (Team DSM), and Lawson Craddock (Team BikeExchange). The race features a strong sprint field including Fabio Jakobsen (Quick-Step Alpha Vinyl Team), Jasper Philipsen (Alpecin-Fenix), Wout Van Aert (Jumbo-Visma), and Sam Bennett (BORA – hansgrohe).
Cycling analysts and former professional cyclists Bob Roll and Christian Vande Velde, a two-time Olympian, will call the action.
NBC SPORTS’ 2022 PARIS-NICE SCHEDULE (subject to change, all times ET):
|Sun., Mar 6||9:10 a.m.||Stage 1 (LIVE)||Peacock|
|Mon., Mar. 7||8:15 a.m.||Stage 2 (LIVE)||Peacock|
|Tues., Mar. 8||8:15 a.m.||Stage 3 (LIVE)||Peacock|
|Wed., Mar. 9||8:15 a.m.||Stage 4 (LIVE)||Peacock|
|Thurs., Mar. 10||8:15 a.m.||Stage 5 (LIVE)||Peacock|
|Fri., Mar. 11||8:15 a.m.||Stage 6 (LIVE)||Peacock|
|Sat., Mar. 12||7:10 a.m.||Stage 7 (LIVE)||Peacock|
|Sun., Mar. 13||9:10 a.m.||Stage 8 (LIVE)||Peacock|
|Sun., Mar. 13||1:30 p.m.||Stage 8||CNBC|