Universal Sports Presents Daily Coverage Of Youth Olympics


Universal Sports will televise daily highlight coverage of the inaugural Youth Olympic Games.

Ataged by the International Olympic Committee in Singapore from August 14-26, he Youth Olympic Games programming will air daily at 2 p.m. (ET) and also encore at midnight from August 15-27.

The show will feature segments from all 26 sports competition over the 13-day duration of the Youth Olympic Games, each of which will be featured as part of the London Olympic Games in 2012. Universal Sports' show will feature highlights, news and information based on the day's events. VOD highlights will be available on www.universalsports.com.

Going forward, the summer and winter Youth Olympic Games will alternate every four years, summer in 2010, winter in 2012, and so on. The competition in Singapore will feature approximately 3,600 young athletes - ages 14 to 18 years - from more than 200 nations competing in 184 events in 26 sports