Full NBC Olympic Trials broadcast schedule

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NBC will air its most hours of Olympic trials coverage ever — 76 in total, including more than 60 in primetime — continuing next week in advance of the Rio Games in August.

It tops the 67.5 hours of coverage in 2012 ahead of the London Olympics.

All of the events listed on NBC and NBCSN below will also be streamed on NBC Sports Live Extra.

Coverage starts with the U.S. Olympic wrestling trials next week and also includes diving, gymnastics, swimming and track and field.

NBC already aired unprecedented live coverage of the Olympic men’s and women’s marathon trials on Feb. 13.

In addition to trials, NBC will also broadcast the men’s and women’s P&G Gymnastics Championships in June ahead of the Olympic gymnastics trials:

Men’s P&G Championships — June 5 at 2 p.m. ET
Women’s P&G Championships — June 24, June 26 at 9 p.m. ET

Date Sport Coverage Network Time (ET)
April 9 Wrestling Freestyle, Greco-Roman Finals NBCSN 7 p.m.
April 10 Wrestling Freestyle, Greco-Roman Finals NBCSN 10:30 p.m.
May 8 Rowing Finals NBCSN 5 p.m.
May 22 Water Polo U.S. men, women vs. Australia NBCSN 4 p.m.
June 18 Diving Synchro Semifinals NBCSN 8 p.m.
June 19 Diving Synchro Semifinals NBCSN 8 p.m.
June 20 Diving Individual Semifinals NBCSN 7 p.m.
June 21 Diving Individual Semifinals NBCSN 7 p.m.
June 22 Diving Synchro Finals NBCSN 9 p.m.
June 23 Diving Men’s Synchro Platform NBCSN 7 p.m.
Gymnastics Men’s Trials NBCSN 8:30 p.m.
June 25 Diving Men’s Springboard NBC 4:30 p.m.
Diving Women’s Platform NBC 8 p.m.
Gymnastics Men’s Trials NBC 9 p.m.
June 26 Diving Women’s Springboard NBC 4:30 p.m.
Swimming Qualifying Heats NBCSN 6 p.m.
Diving Men’s Platform NBC 7 p.m.
Swimming Finals NBC 8 p.m.
June 27 Swimming Qualifying Heats NBCSN 6:30 p.m.
Swimming Finals NBC 8 p.m.
June 28 Swimming Qualifying Heats NBCSN 7 p.m.
Swimming Finals NBC 8 p.m.
June 29 Swimming Qualifying Heats NBCSN 7 p.m.
Swimming Finals NBC 8 p.m.
June 30 Swimming Qualifying Heats NBCSN 6:30 p.m.
Swimming Finals NBC 8 p.m.
July 1 Swimming Qualifying Heats NBCSN 6 p.m.
Swimming Finals NBC 8 p.m.
Track Men’s Shot Put, 10,000m Finals NBC 9 p.m.
July 2 Track Women’s 10,000m, Long Jump Finals NBC 2 p.m.
Swimming Qualifying Heats NBCSN 5 p.m.
Track Decathlon
Swimming Finals NBCSN 8 p.m.
July 3 Swimming Finals NBC 7 p.m.
Track Men’s, Women’s 100m, 400m Finals
July 4 Track 800m, Men’s Pole Vault NBCSN 7 p.m.
July 7 Track Women’s Steeplechase, Shot Put NBCSN 8 p.m.
July 8 Track Men’s 1500m, 100m Hurdles Semifinals NBCSN 6 p.m.
Track 100m Hurdles, Steeplechase Finals NBC 8 p.m.
Gymnastics Women’s Trials NBC 9 p.m.
July 9 Track Men’s 110m Hurdles, 200m, 5000m NBC 8 p.m.
July 10 Track 1500m, Women’s 200m NBC 7 p.m.
Gymnastics Women’s Trials NBC 8:30 p.m.
July 18 Field Hockey U.S. Women vs. India NBCSN 6:30 p.m.

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U.S. men’s gymnastics team named for world championships

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Asher Hong, Colt Walker and world pommel horse champion Stephen Nedoroscik were named to the last three spots on the U.S. men’s gymnastics team for the world championships that start in three weeks.

Brody Malone and Donnell Whittenburg earned the first spots on the team by placing first and second in the all-around at August’s U.S. Championships.

Hong, Walker and Nedoroscik were chosen by a committee after two days of selection camp competition in Colorado Springs this week. Malone and Whittenburg did not compete at the camp.

Hong, 18, will become the youngest U.S. man to compete at worlds since Danell Leyva in 2009. He nearly earned a spot on the team at the U.S. Championships, but erred on his 12th and final routine of that meet to drop from second to third in the all-around. At this week’s camp, Hong had the lowest all-around total of the four men competing on all six apparatuses, but selectors still chose him over Tokyo Olympians Yul Moldauer and Shane Wiskus.

Walker, a Stanford junior, will make his world championships debut. He would have placed second at nationals in August if a bonus system for attempting difficult skills wasn’t in place. With that bonus system not in place at the selection camp, he had the highest all-around total. The bonus system is not used at international meets such as world championships.

Nedoroscik rebounded from missing the Tokyo Olympic team to become the first American to win a world title on pommel horse last fall. Though he is the lone active U.S. male gymnast with a global gold medal, he was in danger of missing this five-man team because of struggles on the horse at the U.S. Championships. Nedoroscik, who does not compete on the other five apparatuses, put up his best horse routine of the season on the last day of the selection camp Wednesday.

Moldauer, who tweeted that he was sick all last week, was named the traveling alternate for worlds in Liverpool, Great Britain. It would be the first time that Moldauer, who was fourth in the all-around at last fall’s worlds, does not compete at worlds since 2015.

Though the U.S. has not made the team podium at an Olympics or worlds since 2014, it is boosted this year by the absence of Olympic champion Russia, whose athletes are banned indefinitely due to the war in Ukraine. In recent years, the U.S. has been among the nations in the second tier behind China, Japan and Russia, including in Tokyo, where the Americans were fifth.

The U.S. women’s world team of five will be announced after a selection camp in two weeks. Tokyo Olympians Jade Carey and Jordan Chiles are in contention.

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Paris 2024 Olympic marathon route unveiled

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The 2024 Olympic marathon route will take runners from Paris to Versailles and back.

The route announcement was made on the 233rd anniversary of one of the early, significant events of the French Revolution: the Women’s March on Versailles — “to pay tribute to the thousands of women who started their march at city hall to Versailles to take up their grievances to the king and ask for bread,” Paris 2024 President Tony Estanguet said.

Last December, organizers announced the marathons will start at Hôtel de Ville (city hall, opposite Notre-Dame off the Seine River) and end at Les Invalides, a complex of museums and monuments one mile southeast of the Eiffel Tower.

On Wednesday, the rest of the route was unveiled — traversing the banks of the Seine west to the Palace of Versailles and then back east, passing the Eiffel Tower before the finish.

The men’s and women’s marathons will be on the last two days of the Games at 8 a.m. local time (2 a.m. ET). It will be the first time that the women’s marathon is held on the last day of the Games after the men’s marathon traditionally occupied that slot.

A mass public marathon will also be held on the Olympic marathon route. The date has not been announced.

The full list of highlights among the marathon course:

• Hôtel de ville de Paris (start)
• Bourse de commerce
• Palais Brongniart
• Opéra Garnier
• Place Vendôme
• Jardin des Tuileries
• The Louvre
• Place de la Concorde
• The bridges of Paris
(Pont de l’Alma; Alexandre III;
Iéna; and more)
• Grand Palais
• Palais de Tokyo
• Jardins du Trocadéro
• Maison de la Radio
• Manufacture et Musées
nationaux de Sèvres
• Forêt domaniale
des Fausses-Reposes
• Monuments Pershing –
Lafayette
• Château de Versailles
• Forêt domaniale de Meudon
• Parc André Citroën
• Eiffel Tower
• Musée Rodin
• Esplanade des Invalides (finish)

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