Watching the Olympics in 2021 was a little complicated, requiring viewers to juggle NBC Broadcasts, the corporate’s Peacock Streaming service and a devoted NBCOlympics.com web site. Immediately the corporate introduced that watching the Paris video games in 2024 will be a lot easier — declaring Peacock the “streaming residence” of the 2024 Paris Olympics.
“In a Summer season Video games first, the service will stream each sport and occasion, together with all 329 medal occasions.” NBC says it would additionally broadcast no less than 9 hours of daytime protection on the community, which is able to then be made accessible for streaming on Peacock. The streaming service may also host full-event replays, curated video clips, authentic commentary and extra.
NBC is heralding the protection because the Olympic Video games return to its “true glory, with full stadiums and the world’s biggest athletes” since 2018, however the expanded programming is sort of actually a response to backlash over the community’s restricted protection of the final summer season Olympics. Though the community did make each occasion accessible to look at 2021, most of it may solely be accessed on NBCOlympics.com, with NBC tv and Peacock taking part in host to restricted key occasions.
With a bit of luck, NBC’s new plans will make watching the video games simpler than ever. You will have to attend a couple of 12 months to search out out, although: NBC and Peacock will kick off Olympic Video games protection on Friday, July 26 2024.