Olympic Broadcast Schedule: Day 12 (Wednesday, August 8)

2011 World Champion, and 3-time Olympic medallist, Adam vam Koeverden completes in the men’s K1 1000m final. He was the top qualifier on Monday.

Each day during the 2012 Olympic Games the Canadian Sports Media Blog, in conjunction with Channel Canada, will provide an Olympic broadcast schedule for all official broadcasters that are available in Canada. These include CTV, TSN, Sportsnet, OLN, RDS, V, RDS2, ATN, OMNI, plus American broadcaster NBC. After the broadcast schedule is a complete list of events for the day. Many of these are available for live streaming on CTVOlympics.ca.




Canoeing: Finals (live; 4:30am)
Equestrian: Individual Jumping final (live; 7:00am)
Wrestling: Women’s 48kg last 16/quarters/semis (live)


Athletics: Qualifying rounds (live; 6:00am)
Wresting: Women’s 48kg last 16/quarters/semis (live; 8:00am)
Men’s Water Polo: Australia v. Serbia (live; 10:50am)


Men’s Handball: Iceland v. Hungary (live; 6:00am)
Boxing: Women’s semifinals (live; 8:30am)
Men’s Basketball: Russia v. Lithuania (live; 9:00am)
Men’s Basketball: France v. Spain (live; 11:15am)


Men’s Volleyball: Brazil v. Argentina (live; 9:00am)
Men’s Hockey: Australia v. Germany (10:30am)
Diving: Women’s 10m preliminaries (live; 2:00pm)
Men’s Hockey: Great Britain v. Netherlands (5:00pm)


Equestrian: Individual Jumping final (live; 10:00am)
Athletics: Qualifying rounds
Volleyball: United States v. Italy (live; 11:00am)
Canoeing: Finals (12:45pm)
Beach Volleyball: Xue/Zhang (CHN) v. Juliana/Larissa (BRA) (live; 2:00pm)
Men’s Water Polo: Croatia v. United States (live; 3:00pm)
Cycling: Men’s BMX qualifying
Athletics: Men’s Decathlon 400m (live; 4:30pm)


Men’s Volleyball: United States v. Italy (live; 11:10am)
Athletics: Semifinals/Finals (live; 1:00pm)
Men’s Volleyball: Bulgaria v. Germany (live; 5:00pm)


Men’s Water Polo: Spain v. Montenegro (12:00pm)
Women’s Beach Volleyball: Xue/Zhang (CHN) v. Juliana/Larissa (BRA) (live; 2:00pm)
Men’s Volleyball: Poland v. Russia (live; 3:00pm)
Women’s Beach Volleyball: May/Walsh (USA) v. Kessy/Ross (USA) (live; 4:00pm)


Wrestling: Women’s 48kg medal round (live; 1:00pm)
Men’s Basketball: Brazil v. Argentina (live; 3:00pm)

CTV PRIMETIME (7:00pm-11:00pm LOCAL)

Host Brian Williams gives a complete rundown of Day 12 highlights and results with a focus on Canadian performances. The four-hour show recaps the canoe/kayak sprint final results from earlier in the day with a look at Mark Oldershaw and Adam van Koeverden, who is also featured in The Experts segment alongside DAILY PLANET host Dan Riskin. OLYMPIC PRIME TIME ON CTV also recaps the performances of Beijing 2008 gold medallist Carol Huynh in women’s freestyle wrestling and Eric Lamaze and Ian Millar in the individual jumping final, as well as athletics results.

TSN PRIMETIME (7:00pm-11:00pm)

Host Darren Dutchyshen takes sports fans through four hours of Day 12 highlights and recaps, including the men’s basketball quarter-final game featuring Australia taking on the USA’s Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, and Kevin Durant, as well as the women’s beach volleyball gold medal match-up.


Host Brad Fay takes a look at Canada’s medal chances from Day 12, including Adam van Koeverden in the men’s K-1 1000m final and Mark Oldershaw in the men’s C-1 1000m final. Sportsnet also has full coverage of Carol Huynh’s attempt to defend her Olympic Games title in women’s freestyle wrestling, including a look at her special relationship with her hometown of Hazelton, BC in Difference Makers with Rick Hansen. All this, plus recaps of the quarter-final action in men’s volleyball, basketball and water polo.

OLN PRIMETIME (7:00pm-10:00pm)

Equestrian: Individual Jumping final

NBC PRIMETIME (8:00pm-Midnight ET/PT)

Gold is determined on the beach (women’s final) and track (men’s 110m hurdles). Plus, women’s platform Diving.

NBC LATE NIGHT (12:35am-1:35am ET/PT)

Qualifying rounds in the men’s javelin and women’s BMX Cycling.


LONDRES 2012 à V

Athlétisme (hommes, femmes) – séries

Saut à la perche (hommes), lancer du marteau (femmmes), décathlon 100m (hommes), 5000m (hommes), décathlon saut en longueur (hommes), 800m (femmes), décathlon lancer du poids (hommes) (en direct, 5h00)
Basketball – Hommes (en direct, 9h00)
Lutte (femmes) – finale Nage libre (48kg), (63kg) (en direct, 13h00)
Plongeon (femmes) – Haut 10m préliminaires (en direct, 14h00)
Boxe (hommes) – quarte de finale Super-léger (64kg), mi-lourd (81kg) (en direct, 16h50)


Canöe-kayak course en ligne (hommes, femmes) – finale
K1 1000m (hommes), C1 1000m (hommes), K2 1000m (hommes), K4 500m (femmes) (en direct, 4h30)
Boxe (femmes) – demi-finale Mouche (51kg), léger (60kg), moyen (75kg) (en direct, 8h30)
Volleyball (hommes) – quart de finale (en direct, 10h00)
Water-polo (hommes) – quart de finale (en direct, 12h30)
Athlétisme (hommes, femmes) – demi-finale/finale Lancer du javelot (hommes), 110m haies (hommes), 1500m (femmes), saut en longueur (femmes), 200m (hommes), 400m haies (femmes), 200m (femmes), Décathlon 400m (hommes) (en direct, 14h00)
Volleyball de plage (femmes) – médaille d’or (en direct, 16h20)
Basketball (hommes) – quarte de finale (en direct, 17h00)


Lutte (femmes) (48kg) et (63kg) (en direct, 8h00)

Aujourd`hui à Londres à V (7:00-11:00pm)

Host Jean Pagé examines the day’s highlights.

Aujourd`hui à Londres à RDS (7:00-11:00pm)

Host Chantal Machabée presents the highlights from the third day of London 2012 competition.



Boxing: Women’s semifinals (live; 8:30am) – Bangla
Athletics: Semifinals/Finals (live; 1:00pm) – Tamil


Italian Primetime (8:30-9:00pm)
Portuguese Primetime (9:30-10:00pm)


Table Tennis: Men’s Team Final (live; 10:30am) – Mandarin
Mandarin Primetime (8:30-9:00pm)
Cantonese Primetime (9:30-10:00pm)

OMNI Alberta

Table Tennis: Men’s Team Final (live; 10:30am) – Mandarin
Italian Primetime (8:00-8:30pm MT)
Portuguese Primetime (8:30-9:00pm MT)
Cantonese Primetime (9:00-9:30pm MT)
Mandarin Primetime (9:30-10:00pm MT)


Table Tennis: Men’s Team Final (live; 10:30am) – Mandarin
Mandarin Primetime (8:30-9:00pm PT)
Punjabi Primetime (9:30-10:00pm PT)
Cantonese Primetime (10:00-10:30pm PT)
Italian Primetime (10:30-11:00pm PT)

The Canadian Sports Media Blog is in no way affiliated with any Olympic broadcaster or the Olympic Games themselves. I take no responsibility for any errors in this schedule as it is subject to change and updates can happen at any time.



All times below are EASTERN TIME


Men’s Pole Vault

05:00 – Qualification

Women’s Hammer Throw

05:00 – Qualification

Men’s Decathlon

05:10 – 100m
06:10 – Long Jump
07:50 – Shot Put
13:00 – High Jump
16:30 – 400m

Men’s 5000m

05:45 – Round 1

Women’s 800m

06:35 – Round 1

Men’s Javelin Throw

14:05 – Qualification

Men’s 110m Hurdles

14:15 – Semifinals
16:15 – Final

Women’s 1500m

14:45 – Semifinals
14:45 – Final

Women’s Long Jump

15:05 – Final

Men’s 200m

15:10 – Semifinals

Women’s 400m Hurdles

15:45 – Final

Women’s 200m

16:00 – Final


Men’s Basketball

19:00 * – Quarterfinal 1 /externalmodules/schedlines/bk/BKM400301/team1.html
19:00 * – Quarterfinal 2 /externalmodules/schedlines/bk/BKM400302/team1.html
19:00 * – Quarterfinal 3 /externalmodules/schedlines/bk/BKM400303/team1.html
19:00 * – Quarterfinal 4 /externalmodules/schedlines/bk/BKM400304/team1.html

Beach Volleyball

Women’s Beach Volleyball
14:00 – Bronze Medal Match /externalmodules/schedlines/bv/BVW400102/team1.html
16:00 – Gold Medal Match /externalmodules/schedlines/bv/BVW400101/team1.html


Women’s Fly (51kg)

08:30 – Semifinals

Women’s Light (60kg)

09:00 – Semifinals

Women’s Middle (75kg)

09:30 – Semifinals

Men’s Light Fly (49kg)

15:30 Quarterfinals
15:45 * Quarterfinals
16:00 * Quarterfinals
16:15 * Quarterfinals

Men’s Light Welter (64kg)

16:30 * Quarterfinals
16:45 * Quarterfinals
17:00 * Quarterfinals
17:15 * Quarterfinals

Men’s Light Heavy (81kg)

17:30 * Quarterfinals
17:45 * Quarterfinals
18:00 * Quarterfinals
18:15 * Quarterfinals

Canoe Sprint

Men’s Kayak Single (K1) 1000m

04:30 – Finals

Men’s Canoe Single (C1) 1000m

04:48 – Finals

Men’s Kayak Double (K2) 1000m

05:16 – Finals

Women’s Kayak Four (K4) 500m

05:44 – Finals

Cycling – BMX

Women’s BMX

10:00 – Seeding Run

Men’s BMX

10:40 – Seeding Run


Women’s 10m Platform

14:00 – Preliminary Round


Individual Jumping

07:00 – Final Round A
09:55 – Final Round B


Men’s Handball

19:00 * – Quarterfinal /externalmodules/schedlines/hb/HBM400301/team1.html
19:00 * – Quarterfinal /externalmodules/schedlines/hb/HBM400303/team1.html
19:00 * – Quarterfinal /externalmodules/schedlines/hb/HBM400302/team1.html
19:00 * – Quarterfinal /externalmodules/schedlines/hb/HBM400304/team1.html


Women’s Hockey
03:30 – Classification 9-10 /externalmodules/schedlines/ho/HOW400105/team1.html
06:30 – Classification 7-8 /externalmodules/schedlines/ho/HOW400104/team1.html
10:30 – Semifinal 1 /externalmodules/schedlines/ho/HOW400201/team1.html
15:00 – Semifinal 2 /externalmodules/schedlines/ho/HOW400202/team1.html

Women’s 470

07:00 – Race 9
08:15 * – Race 10

Men’s 49er

08:00 – Medal Race

Women’s Elliott 6m

09:00 * – Quarterfinal 1
09:05 * – Quarterfinal 2
09:30 * – Quarterfinal 3
09:35 * – Quarterfinal 4

Table Tennis

Men’s Team
06:00 – Bronze Medal Match
10:30 – Gold Medal Match

Women’s -49kg

04:00 – Preliminary Round
10:00 – Quarterfinals
12:00 – Semifinals
15:00 – Repechage & Bronze
17:15 – Gold Medal Final

Men’s -58kg

04:15 – Preliminary Round
10:15 – Quarterfinals
12:15 – Semifinals
15:15 – Repechage & Bronze
17:30 – Gold Medal Final


Men’s Volleyball
09:00 – Quarterfinal 1 /externalmodules/schedlines/vo/VOM400301/team1.html
11:00 – Quarterfinal 2 /externalmodules/schedlines/vo/VOM400302/team1.html
14:30 – Quarterfinal 3 /externalmodules/schedlines/vo/VOM400303/team1.html
16:30 – Quarterfinal 4 /externalmodules/schedlines/vo/VOM400304/team1.html

Water Polo
Men’s Water Polo
19:00 * – Quarterfinal /externalmodules/schedlines/wp/WPM400301/team1.html
19:00 * – Quarterfinal /externalmodules/schedlines/wp/WPM400303/team1.html
19:00 * – Quarterfinal /externalmodules/schedlines/wp/WPM400302/team1.html
19:00 * – Quarterfinal /externalmodules/schedlines/wp/WPM400304/team1.html

Women’s 48kg Freestyle

08:00 * – Qualifications
08:25 * – 1/8 Finals
09:25 * – Quarterfinals
10:00 * – Semifinals
12:45 * – Repechage & Bronze
14:03 * – Gold Medal Final

Women’s 63kg Freestyle

08:00 * – Qualifications
08:25 * – 1/8 Finals
09:25 * – Quarterfinals
10:00 * – Semifinals
12:45 * – Repechage & Bronze
14:48 * – Gold Medal Final

* Estimated start time


– If an event is know to be described in a language other than english or french, that language will be in parentheses after the channel name.
– This schedule is subject to change.
– Some events are available online. More info on CTVOlympics.ca and RDSOlympiques.ca

The daily Olympic Broadcast Schedule is provided to you by Channel Canada and The Canadian Sports Media Blog.

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