Figure skating broadcast schedule for 2015-16 season

Gracie Gold
AP
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NBC, NBCSN and Universal Sports will broadcast more than 30 hours of figure skating coverage this season, capped by the World Championships in Boston in March and April.

The season kicks off in earnest with live Skate America coverage on NBC in Milwaukee in three weeks. It also includes live coverage of all four disciplines of the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in St. Paul, Minn., in January.

Here’s the full broadcast schedule:

Broadcast Date

2015 Grand Prix Series

Time (ET)

Network

Oct. 24, 2015

2015 Skate America

5-6 p.m.

NBC

Oct. 25, 2015

2015 Skate America

10-11:30 p.m.

NBCSN

Oct. 31, 2015

2015 Skate Canada International: Free Dance

4-5:30 p.m.

Universal

Oct. 31, 2015

2015 Skate Canada International: Pairs Free

7:30-8:30 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 1, 2015

2015 Skate Canada International

4:30-6 p.m.

NBC

Nov. 6, 2015

2015 Cup of China: Ladies and Men’s Short Programs

12-2 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 7, 2015

2015 Cup of China: Free Dance/Pairs Free

12-3 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 8, 2015

2015 Cup of China

12-1:30 p.m.

NBC

Nov. 13, 2015

2015 Trophee Bompard (France): Ladies/Men’s Shorts

8-10 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 14, 2015

2015 Trophee Bompard: Free Dance/Pairs Free

6-9 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 15, 2015

2015 Trophee Bompard

12-2 p.m.

NBC

Nov. 20, 2015

2015 Rostelecom Cup (Russia): Men’s/Ladies Shorts

8-10 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 21, 2015

2015 Rostelecom Cup: Free Dance/Pairs Free

4-7 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 22, 2015

2015 Rostelecom Cup

12-1:30 p.m.

NBC

Nov. 28, 2015

2015 NHK Trophy (Japan): Men’s/Ladies Shorts

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 29, 2015

2015 NHK Trophy: Pairs Free

11 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 29, 2015

2015 NHK Trophy: Free Dance

5-6:30 p.m.

Universal

Nov. 29, 2015

2015 NHK Trophy

4-6 p.m.

NBC

Dec. 10, 2015

2015 Grand Prix Final: Pairs/Men’s Shorts

8-10 p.m.

Universal

Dec. 11, 2015

2015 Grand Prix Final: SD/Pairs FS/Ladies SP

8-11 p.m.

Universal

Dec. 12, 2015

2015 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final: FD

8-9 p.m.

Universal

Dec. 20, 2015

2015 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final

4-6 p.m.

NBC

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Broadcast Date

2016 U.S. Championships

Time (ET)

Network

Jan. 17, 2016

Preview Show

4-5 p.m.

NBC

Jan. 23, 2016

Pairs Free Skate and Free Dance

3-6 p.m.

NBC

Jan. 23, 2016

Ladies Free Skate

8-11 p.m.

NBC

Jan. 24, 2016

Men’s Free Skate

4-6 p.m.

NBC

Jan. 30, 2016

Smucker’s Skating Spectacular

4-6 p.m.

NBC

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Broadcast Date

2016 ISU Championship Events

Time (ET)

Network

Jan. 25-31, 2016

2016 European Championships

TBD

Universal

Jan. 31, 2016

2016 European Championships

4-6 p.m.

NBC

Feb. 16-20, 2016

2016 Four Continents Championships

TBD

Universal

Feb. 20, 2016

2016 Four Continents Championships

2-4 p.m.

NBC

March 28-April 3, 2016

2016 World Championships

TBD

Universal

April 2, 2016

2016 World Championships

9-11 p.m.

NBC

April 10, 2016

2016 World Championships

3-6 p.m.

NBC

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