Are you ready for the Sochi 2014 Winter Games, set to kick off in just over a week? The new CBC Olympics app has launched today and it will allow users to watch live real time feeds of CBC TV Olympic programming, up to 20 hours per day. Programming will also be available ad video on demand afterwards in case you missed your favourite event.
- All events streamed live in their entirety and in real time with enhanced stats. Events available as video on demand afterwards
- Simulcast of 20 daily hours of CBC Television Olympic programming
- On-demand video highlights, news, analysis, blogs
- Results, medal count and Canadian athletes’ performances in real time
- CBC Olympic Feed will keep users up to date on social media, the latest news and links to the content you need to see, when you need to see it. Athletes and journalists provide live commentary and unprecedented social media coverage from Sochi
- A detailed event schedule and programming guide for CBC, the official broadcaster of the Sochi Olympic Games, as well as for the official sublicensees TSN and Sportsnet
- A second screen experience where users can play along with the CBC Olympic Primetime program.
There’s not much to say here other than download this app as it’ll come in handy when you’re at work or in the bathroom. It’s available in both French and English. Go Team Canada!