NBC Sports Group Kicks Off 2013 Dew Tour With Coverage of the Dew Tour Beach Championships
via press release:
NBC SPORTS GROUP KICKS OFF 2013 DEW TOUR WITH COVERAGE OF THE DEW TOUR BEACH CHAMPIONSHIPS
30 Hours of Multi-Platform Coverage across NBC, NBC Sports Network, NBC Sports Live Extra and Dew Tour Live
Live Television Coverage Begins Saturday at 4 p.m. ET on NBC
STAMFORD, Conn. – June 20, 2013 – NBC Sports Group and Alli Sports kick off the 2013 Dew Tour with more than 30 hours of coverage of the Dew Tour Beach Championships on NBC, NBC Sports Network, NBC Sports Live Extra and Dew Tour Live on DewTour.com. Live coverage begins Saturday, June 22, at 4 p.m. ET on NBC.
Hosted by Todd Harris, the Dew Tour Beach Championships will feature some of the world’s best action sports athletes, including Pedro Barros, Bucky Lasek, Steve McCann, Mitchie Brusco and Scotty Cranmer competing for prize money and the Dew Cup. Harris will be joined by Carolyn Manno (reporter), Jamie Bestwick (analyst), Chris Miller (analyst), Paul Zitzer (analyst), Ryan Nyquist (analyst) and Todd Richards (analyst).
The action-packed weekend in Ocean City, Md., will feature Skate Vert, Skate Bowl and Skate Legends Bowl, BMX Park, BMX Vert, BMX Flatland. The Dew Tour will also debut two new disciplines, BMX Street Session and Skate Street Session, in which top skate and BMX Street competitors will hit a 10-stair rail and hubba set-up on the beach, for a jam format contest.
Dew Tour Beach Championships television schedule (all times ET, subject to change):
|Date||Time||Network||Sport & Discipline|
|Sat., June 22||4 p.m.||NBC||BMX Vert Final, Skate Vert Final|
|Sat., June 22||11:30 p.m.||NBCSN||Skate Legends Bowl Final|
|Sun., June 23||2 p.m.||NBC||BMX Park Final|
|Sun., June 23||11:30 p.m.||NBCSN||Skate Bowl Final|
|Sun., June 30||11 p.m.||NBCSN||Dew Tour Recap|
|Sun., July 21||2 p.m.||NBC||Dew Tour Recap|
NBC Sports Group will live stream 21 hours of coverage of the Dew Tour Beach Championships via Dew Tour Live on DewTour.com and NBC Sports Live Extra.
Dew Tour Live on DewTour.com will exclusively live stream an additional seven hours of online-only competition coverage from the Dew Tour Beach Championships. DewTour.com coverage will include BMX Park Semi-Final, Skate Bowl Semi-Final, BMX Street Session and Skate Street Session.
NBC Sports Live Extra
NBC Sports Live Extra – the NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, and tablets — will live stream all of NBC, NBC Sports Network and additional off-broadcast coverage.
NBC Sports Network telecasts will be live streamed via “TV Everywhere,” the media industry’s effort to make quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms.
For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at NBCSports.com/liveextra. The NBC Sports Live Extra app for mobile devices and tablets is available at the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and on select Android handset and tablet devices within Google Play.
Dew Tour coverage airing on:
- NBC will live stream to PCs, mobile devices and tablets through NBC Sports Live Extra.
- NBC Sports Network will live stream to PCs, mobile devices and tablets through NBC Sports Live Extra, and to the digital platforms of participating cable, satellite, and telco services, via “TV Everywhere.” “TV Everywhere” is available on an authenticated basis to subscribers of participating MVPDs.
Complete 2013 Dew Tour Event Schedule:
Dew Tour Beach Championships: Ocean City, Md. June 20-23
Toyota City Championships: San Francisco, Calif. October 10-13
iON Mountain Championships: Breckenridge, Colo. December 12-15