Tune in to NBC Universal networks to see more than 1700 hours of coverage of the Beijing Summer Olympic Games on DIRECTV — including over 800 hours in HD.†
Experience the Olympics like never before with interactive features like^:
Plus, with NBC Universal's Beijing Olympics coverage on Demand on channel 1008 you have access to over 500 titles, including athlete profiles, Beijing previews and more to watch whenever you want.**
From now until the end of the 2008 Olympic Games, you can choose from over 500 titles, including profiles on athletes, previews and more—ready to watch whenever you want. Available in both SD and HD. Tune to channel 1008.
To access on Demand all you need is a DIRECTV Plus® HD DVR.
What time will NBC Universal's coverage of men's track and field begin? Which channel is showing soccer, wrestling or gymnastics? Use the Olympics Guide to find answers to schedule questions.^ Simply press the RED button on your remote while on channels 750–756 to call up the MENU. Then highlight and select "Olympics Guide."
See when your favorite events are taking place. (Event times subject to change.)
See which country is ahead. Keep track of every country's individual Gold, Silver and Bronze medal count on a full-screen country-by-country DIRECTV leaderboard.†
Each time a new award is earned, you'll see the new total immediately at the press of a button — without having to take your eye off the event you're watching.
Simply press the RED button on your remote while on channels 750–756 to call up the MENU. Then highlight and select "Medal Count."
See who has the most gold, silver or bronze.
Today's Trivia tests your knowledge of the 2008 Olympic Games. Tune in each day for a new set of questions. See how much you can recall of the day's event.
Simply press the RED button on your remote while on channels 750–756 to call up the MENU. Then highlight and select "Today's Trivia."
Take the daily Olympics quiz.