Upcoming TV Coverage of Paralympic Related Stories

Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games

NBC, NBCSN, TeamUSA.org

NBC Olympics and the United States Olympic Committee will present an unprecedented 52 hours of coverage of the upcoming Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games across NBC and NBCSN including 27 hours of live coverage, beginning with the Opening Ceremony on March 7 at 11 a.m. ET on NBCSN. A complete broadcast schedule can be found at USParalympics.org. (Click here for the press release that went out Wednesday.) In addition to the television coverage, TeamUSA.org will live stream all events from the Paralympic Winter Games. To help promote the broadcast and streaming as well as news from Sochi, Russia, please like U.S. Paralympics on Facebook and follow U.S. Paralympics on Twitter, and share our posts.

 

Long Way Home: The Jessica Long Story

NBC, NBCOlympics.com

U.S. Paralympic swimmer Jessica Long will be the subject of a 20-minute feature, Long Way Home: The Jessica Long Story, that will air within NBC’s Olympic coverage this weekend. Two trailers are available to view here and here. To follow and promote Long’s story on social media, viewers are encouraged to use the hashtag “#WelcomeJessicaHome”.

Ice Warriors

PBS

The training is tough as the U.S. sled hockey team prepares for the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.  ICE WARRIORS, premiering Monday, February 24 at 10 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings) gives viewers an inside look at the U.S. National Sled Hockey Team as they attempt to defend their title from the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games. For more information, visit http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/medal-quest/.