Live coverage of the 2017 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships begins Sept. 29
MONTREAL, Sept. 28, 2017 – Fans can follow the action at the 2017 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships via the web, cable TV and network television, along with social media. NBC, NBC Sports Network and the Olympic Channel will carry live and same-day-delay television coverage of the finals. In addition, USAGymWorlds.com will have photos and updates from Montreal, Quebec, Canada, as well as the webcasts.
The 2017 World Championships feature all-around and individual event competition.
Based on the draw, the U.S. men take the floor in Subdivision 2 on Oct. 2. The women are competing in the qualification round in Subdivision 5 on Oct. 4. Both the U.S. men and women begin on the vault.
Here’s a quick overview of the various ways to watch and follow the U.S. Team’s performances at the 2017 World Championships in Montreal. For more information on the World Championships, please go to USAGymWorlds.com.
- Live webcasts. USAGymWorlds.com will have live webcasts (U.S. viewers only) of all rounds of competition and podium training, including those that feature U.S. athletes. The coverage will also be archived for on-demand viewing. The schedule is below.
1:15 p.m. ET – Men’s Podium Training, Sub. 2 (USA)
7 p.m. ET – Women’s Podium Training, Sub. 5 (USA)
2 p.m. ET – Men’s Qualification Round, Sub. 2 (USA)
6 p.m. ET – Men’s Qualification Round, Sub. 3 (CHN, RUS, JPN)
4 p.m. ET – Women’s Qualification Round, Sub. 1 (GBR)
7 p.m. ET – Women’s Qualification Round, Sub. 2 (CAN, RUS)
1:30 p.m. ET – Women’s Qualification Round, Sub. 3 (NED, ROU)
7 p.m. ET – Women’s Qualification Round, Sub. 5 (USA, CHN, JPN)
7 p.m. ET – Men’s All-Around Finals
7 p.m. ET – Women’s All-Around Finals
1 p.m. ET – Event Finals, Day 1
1 p.m. ET – Event Finals, Day 2
NBC Sports. Fans can catch all the action live in spectacular high definition via NBC Sports online at NBCSports.com/Live, or through the NBC Sports app which is available on the iTunes App Store, Google Play, Windows Store, Roku Channel Store, Apple TV and Amazon Fire.
Oct. 5 – 7 p.m. ET – Men’s All-Around Finals
Oct. 6 – 7 p.m. ET – Women’s All-Around Finals
Oct. 7 – 1 p.m. ET – Event Finals, Day 1
Oct. 8 – 1 p.m. ET – Event Finals, Day 2
- Cable TV. The Olympic Channel will air the men’s and women’s all-around finals of the 2017 World Championships live on Oct. 5 and 6 at 7 p.m. ET. In addition, NBC Sports Network will provide live coverage of the second day of event finals on Oct. 8 at 1 p.m. ET. Live webstreams of the finals sessions will also be available at USAGymWorlds.com.
- NBC. NBC will broadcast coverage of the Worlds on Oct. 7 at 2 p.m. ET, hosted by NBC Sports Group’s gymnastics team of Tim Daggett, 1984 Olympic team gold medalist, Nastia Liukin, 2008 Olympic all-around champion, and John Roethlisberger, three-time Olympian.
- USAGymWorlds.com. USA Gymnastics will provide enhanced coverage from Montreal, including results, photos, interviews and the webcast. Fans can also follow the action on Facebook, facebook.com/USAGymnastics, and Twitter, @usagym, or by using #MTL2017GYM.
- Live scoring. The International Gymnastics Federation provides live scoring from its World Championships. For more information and access, go to fig-gymnastics.com.
The 2017 U.S. Women’s Team features Jade Carey, Phoenix, Ariz./Oasis Gymnastics; Morgan Hurd, Middletown, Del./First State Gymnastics; Ashton Locklear, Hamlet, N.C./Everest Gymnastics; and Ragan Smith, Lewisville, Texas/Texas Dreams Gymnastics. Jordan Chiles of Vancouver, Wash./Naydenov Gymnastics, is the replacement athlete.
The members of the U.S. Men’s Team for the World Championships are: Marvin Kimble, Milwaukee, Wis./Salto Gymnastics Center; Sam Mikulak, Newport Coast, Calif./U.S. Olympic Training Center; Yul Moldauer, Arvada, Colo./University of Oklahoma; Alex Naddour, Queen Creek, Ariz./USA Youth Fitness Center; Eddie Penev, Rochester, N.Y./U.S. Olympic Training Center; and Donnell Whittenburg, Baltimore, Md./U.S. Olympic Training Center. Allan Bower, Norman, Okla./University of Oklahoma; Akash Modi, Stanford, Calif./Stanford University; and Colin VanWicklen, Norman, Okla./University of Oklahoma, are the replacement athletes.
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