FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, November 3rd, 2022
2022-23 FIGURE SKATING SEASON CONTINUES THIS WEEKEND WITH EXCLUSIVE LIVE COVERAGE OF GRAND PRIX FRANCE ON PEACOCK
Live Coverage Begins this Friday, Nov. 4, at 8 a.m. ET on Peacock with the Women’s Short Program
Encore Highlights Presented This Sunday on E! at 10 a.m. ET and Saturday, Nov. 12, on NBC at 2:30 p.m. ET
Every Skater in Every Discipline Streamed Live on Peacock this Weekend
NBC Sports Presents More Than 200 Hours of Figure Skating Coverage from October to April
STAMFORD, Conn. – Nov. 3, 2022 – NBC Sports’ coverage of the 2022-23 figure skating season continues this weekend with 2022 Grand Prix France, beginning Friday, Nov. 4, at 8 a.m. ET live exclusively on Peacock from Angers IceParc in Angers, France. The entire competition, including every skater in every discipline, can be streamed live on Peacock.
The 2021 U.S. junior national champion ice dance team of Katarina Wolfkostin and Jeffrey Chen, who also took bronze at the 2020 Winter Youth Olympics, along with 2019 U.S. junior silver medalist Audrey Shin, headline the American athletes expected to compete this weekend. 2022 Beijing Olympians Kim Ye-Lim (South Korea), Olga Mikutina (Austria), Adam Siao Him Fa (France), and Loena Hendrickx (Belgium) highlight the international contingent at this weekend’s competition. Hendrickx, the 2022 world silver medalist in women’s singles, is the first-ever World and Grand Prix medalist from Belgium. The ice dance field will feature three-time Olympians Charlene Guignard and Marco Fabbri of Italy.
An encore highlights presentation of 2022 Grand Prix France will air on E! on Sunday, Nov. 6, at 10 a.m. ET and Saturday, Nov. 12 at 2:30 p.m. Andrea Joyce will serve as play-by-play while 1998 Nagano Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski and three-time U.S. champion Johnny Weir will serve as analysts for Sunday’s show on E!.
NBC Sports and U.S. Figure Skating recently announced the schedule for the 2022-23 figure skating season, featuring more than 200 hours of coverage from October to April, including the 2023 Toyota U.S. Figure Skating Championships and the ISU World Figure Skating Championships.
2022 Grand Prix France LIVE Coverage Schedule
All times Eastern, check local listings, subject to change.
|Fri., Nov. 4||Women’s Short||8-9:30 a.m.||Peacock|
|Fri., Nov. 4||Rhythm Dance||10-11:20 a.m.||Peacock|
|Fri., Nov. 4||Men’s Short||11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m.||Peacock|
|Fri., Nov. 4||Pairs Short||1:45-3 p.m.||Peacock|
|Sat., Nov. 5||Women’s Free||8-10 a.m.||Peacock|
|Sat., Nov. 5||Free Dance||10:10-11:45 a.m.||Peacock|
|Sat., Nov. 5||Men’s Free||12-2 p.m.||Peacock|
|Sat., Nov. 5||Pairs Free||2:10-3:30 p.m.||Peacock|
|Sun., Nov. 6||Highlights||10 a.m.-Noon||E!*|
|Sat., Nov. 12||Highlights||2:30-4 p.m.||NBC*|