2012 World Championships Broadcast Coverage Announced

(3/1/12) - NBC Sports and Universal Sports Network will broadcast the International Skating Union (ISU) 2012 World Figure Skating Championships set for March 26-April 1 in Nice, France. Icenetwork.com will also broadcast live and on-demand coverage of the World Championships in its entirety for subscribers.

The broadcast team for the World Championships features play-by-play announcer Paul Sunderland and analysts Peter Carruthers, Tara Lipinski and Tanith Belbin.

Icenetwork.com will broadcast live and on-demand coverage of the World Championships on a subscription basis. Several subscription packages are available. Current Season Pass subscribers can purchase the World Championships for $5.95; those who are not Season Pass subscribers and who want to watch the World Championships can do so for $11.95; those who wish to become Season Pass subscribers and add on the World Championships can do so for $45.90. All of these subscription packages also include access to on-demand video from the 2012 Four Continents Championships. Please visit www.icenetwork.com/subscribe.

In addition, UniversalSports.com will stream live coverage of the World Championships, on a subscription basis. For more information, please visit www.universalsports.com.

2012 World Championships
TV Broadcast Schedule (all times Eastern, subject to change, check local listings)


BROADCAST DATE

EVENT - NETWORK

TIME (ET)

Wednesday, March 28

Pairs short program and Short dance (portions LIVE) - Universal Sports

1-5 p.m.

Thursday, March 29

LIVE Ladies short program - Universal Sports

8-11 a.m.

LIVE Free dance - Universal Sports

2:30-4:30 p.m.

Friday, March 30

LIVE Men's short program - Universal Sports

8-11 a.m.

LIVE Pairs free skate - Universal Sports

3-5 p.m.

Saturday, March 31

LIVE Men's free skate - Universal Sports

9-11:30 a.m.

LIVE Ladies free skate - Universal Sports

2:30-5 p.m.

Sunday, April 8

World Championships recap show - NBC

3-6 p.m.

2012 World Championships
icenetwork.com Broadcast Schedule (all times Eastern, subject to change, all events live)


BROADCAST DATE

EVENT

TIME (ET)

Wednesday, March 28

Pairs short program

7 a.m.

Short dance

12:40 p.m.

Thursday, March 29

Ladies short program

6:30 a.m.

Free dance

1 p.m.

Friday, March 30

Men's short program

6:30 a.m.

Pairs free skate

1:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 31

Men's free skate

6:50 a.m.

Ladies free skate

12:30 p.m.