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USN’s Best of 2014

2014 was a year of record-breaking and history-making performances. Watch encore presentations of 2014’s most memorable moments on Universal Sports Network to relive dominating wins, comebacks and emotional victories from the past 12 months. Twitter: #Bestof2014 DATE EVENT Time 12/22 FIS Cross-Country Tour de Ski from Val di Femme, Italy (1/5) Norwegians sweep grueling race and claim first-time victory […]

USN’s #1 Moment of 2014

Meb Keflezighi’s emotional victory at the 2014 Boston Marathon was named USN’s “#1 Moment of the Year” (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images) Editor’s Note: Meb Keflezighi’s emotional victory at the 2014 Boston Marathon was named USN’s “Moment of the Year” during the year-end special Podium360 Rewind ’14 presented by Netflix on December 19. To relive Meb’s victory, fans can watch the 2014 Boston […]

USN’s Photos of 2014: USA Volleyball Triumps

USA Wins FIVB World Championship (Evren Atalay/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Team USA won the gold medal at the 2014 FIVB World Championship. The U.S. Women had never before won gold at any of the three major international volleyball events: World Championship, World Cup or Olympic Games. Kim Hill was named the tournament “Best Spiker” and “Most Valuable Player.”

USN’s Photos of 2014: Simone’s Bee Attack

Simone Biles avoids a bee during the medal ceremony at the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships (Lintao Zhang/Getty Images) Look closely at the upper left corner of this picture. What do you see? A bee attacked Simone Biles during the medal ceremony at the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Nanning, China. Fortunately Biles avoided being stung by the bee. […]

USN’s Photos of 2014: Meb Keflezighi

Meb Keflezighi after winning the 2014 Boston Marathon (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports) Meb Keflezighi’s emotional win at the 2014 Boston Marathon was named Universal Sports’ Moment of the Year. He became the first U.S. male athlete to win the Boston Marathon in three decades, inspiring a city still recovering from the 2013 bombings. “It was not just […]

USN’s Photos of 2014: Shocked Ice Dancers

Nelli Zhiganshina and Alexander Gazsi (REUTERS/Toru Hanai) Nelli Zhiganshina and Alexander Gazsi have been skating together since 2005, but Gazsi sure seemed surprised by what he saw at the 2014 ISU World Figure Skating Championships. The German ice dancers finished 11th at the 2014 ISU World Figure Skating Championships.

USN’s Photos of 2014: 2014 Olympic Opening Ceremony

Four out of five Olympic rings are seen lit up during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics (REUTERS/David Gray) Statement from photographer David Gray of REUTERS: This image is a great example of the cliche ‘always expect the unexpected’. Two days before, at the Olympic opening ceremony rehearsal, I had seen that the […]

USN’s Photos of 2014: Dawn Harper-Nelson

Dawn Harper-Nelson (REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann) Think Dawn Harper-Nelson was excited about winning the 2014 Diamond League title in the women’s 100m hurdles? In the final race of the season, Harper-Nelson finished in front of Sally Pearson (AUS) and Tiffany Porter (GBR) in Zurich on August 28. American Queen Harrison, the Diamond League leader entering the race, […]

USN’s Photos of 2014: Shaun White

Shaun White (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson) Expectations were high for Shaun White entering the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. As the Olympic halfpipe gold medalist in both 2006 and 2010, White was attempting to become the first American man to win the same event in three consecutive Winter Games. Instead White nearly snapped his snowboard in half during […]

Demand USN Now

Demand that Comcast add Universal Sports to Your Channel Lineup. Your voice DOES make a difference! Tell Comcast you want Universal Sports added to your channel lineup. Universal Sports continues to work tirelessly to get a deal done with Comcast so you can watch your favorite Olympic, endurance and action sports programming. Sign the petition […]

USN’s 2014 Holiday Gear Guide

Universal Sports Network presents a list of essential gear that will keep endurance athletes on track during their 2015 (and beyond) training. Bring joy to your favorite athletes this holiday season with great products from brands like Budstraps, TYR and Mio. Budstraps   Clip. Go. BudStraps allow you to simply clip your earbuds around your neck for a run, […]

2015 World Championships on USN

The 2015 World Championship year, only on Universal Sports Network.

Demand USN Now

Demand that Comcast add Universal Sports to Your Channel Lineup. Your voice DOES make a difference! Tell Comcast you want Universal Sports added to your channel lineup. Universal Sports continues to work tirelessly to get a deal done with Comcast so you can watch your favorite Olympic, endurance and action sports programming. Sign the petition […]

2015: World Championship Year on USN: Preview

Athletes are born, champions are made. In 2015, Universal Sports Network will broadcast 25 World Championship events, including track & field, swimming, alpine skiing, cycling and more. Don’t miss this championship year on USN.

Coming to USN: 2015 Rugby World Cup

The IRB Rugby World Cup comes to Universal Sports next September.

World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships on USN

Watch live coverage from Daytona on Saturday, November 8 at 7 PM ET and on Sunday, November 9 at 5 PM ET on TV on Universal Sports and online here.  Team USA, led by individual 2013 World medalists Kristle Lowell and Alex Renkert, has arrived in Daytona Beach, Fla., for the 2014 World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships.  The event, which features competition in individual and […]

2015 Rugby World Cup: Coming to USN

The IRB Rugby World Cup comes to Universal Sports next September.

USN Presents “Warrior Games: The Fight Continues” Premiering October 22 at 8 p.m. ET

Universal Sports Network Original Production Warrior Games: The Fight Continues Premieres This Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m. ET Encore Presentations of Two-Hour Special Featuring Servicemen and Women to Highlight 2014 Veteran’s Day Programming LOS ANGELES (October 20, 2014) – Universal Sports Network will present the documentary-style special Warrior Games: The Fight Continues this Wednesday, […]

USN’s 2014 Endurance Gear Guide

Universal Sports Newtwork presents a list of essential gear that will keep endurance athletes on track during their Summer 2014 (and beyond) training. Take a look at some of our favorite products from brands like The Feed, High Sierra, Asics and Timex.  Pro Box by The Feed   If you’re looking to take your nutrition game to […]

USN & NBC Olympics Presents Coverage of the 2014 Youth Olympic Games

NBC OLYMPICS AND UNIVERSAL SPORTS COMBINE TO PRESENT 54.5 HOURS OF 2014 YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES FROM NANJING, CHINA Josh Elliott & Mary Carillo to Host Opening Ceremony on Saturday, August 16 at 6 p.m. ET on NBCSN Youth Olympic Games Televised for First Time on NBC and NBCSN – 24.5 Hours of Coverage Across 16 […]

USN Will Air LIVE Coverage of 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships

Fans in Eugene are excited about the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships (Twitter: @Oregon14WJC) Los Angeles (July 1, 2014) – Universal Sports Network will air 13 hours of premier track & field action from the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene, Ore., from Wednesday, July 23 through Sunday, July 27. The biennial International meet […]

2014 Boston Marathon on USN TV Facts

Boston Marathon (AP Photo/Stew Milne) LOS ANGELES (April 10, 2014) – Universal Sports Network, the exclusive national television and digital media home of the Boston Marathon, will provide LIVE television and online coverage of the 118th Boston Marathon on “Marathon Monday,” April 21, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET. In addition to the […]

National Lacrosse League Debuts Tonight on USN

The National Lacrosse League has announced that Universal Sports Network will broadcast seven NLL games over the remainder of the 2014 regular season. Universal Sports will showcase an NLL “Game of the Week” every Thursday from the previous week’s action beginning tonight at 5  p.m. ET with the Colorado Mammoth at Buffalo Bandits game from Saturday, March […]

Big Waves World Tour Coming To USN This March

The final two events on the 2013-2014 Big Wave World Surfing Tour will be aired live on national television for the first time ever on Universal Sports Network. In addition to broadcast coverage, the entire contest will stream live on universalsports.com. With the current season ending March 31, 2014, the final countdown has begun! Make sure […]

2014 USN Cycling Schedule

  Air Date Episode Title Broadcast Time (ET) Online Time (ET) 9/1 2014 Vuelta a España Review 1 10:00 AM 10:00 AM 9/2 2014 Vuelta a España Stage 10 10:00 AM 10:00 AM 9/2 Mountain Bike World Champs: Cross Country Eliminator 5:00 PM 11:50 AM 9/2 2014 Tour of Alberta Prologue 8:00 PM 8:00 PM 9/3 2014 Vuelta a España Stage 11 […]

Lindsey Vonn: The Return: An In-Depth Interview only on USN

Universal Sports Network will present Lindsey Vonn: The Return, an exclusive, in-depth personal interview with the most decorated skier in U.S. history this Friday, November 15, at 7 PM ET. A sneak-peak of Friday’s special will air on this week’s Countdown to Sochi on Wednesday, November 13, at 8 PM ET.

In the 30-minute special, Veteran sportscaster Steve Porino and Vonn talk candidly about everything from her history of injuries, depression and media scrutiny, to overcoming adversity, breaking records and retirement. They also relive last February’s serious crash at the world championships, and talk openly about what Vonn describes as the worst injury she’s ever come back from and her rapid, yet grueling, road to recovery in her quest to defend her Olympic gold medal in the downhill.

USN’s Hiking, Hydration & Endurance Gear Guide

Universal Sports put together a list of essential gear that will keep endurance athletes on track during their Fall 2013 (and beyond) training. Take a look at some of our favorite products from brands like High Sierra, Asics and Yurbuds.  Marlin 18 Hydration Pack by High Sierra Ideal for mountain biking, trail running, and day […]

2013 Vuelta a Espana: USN Reviews Stage 5

A true field sprint, won by the 22-year old Michael Matthews of Australia, in his first ever Grand Tour wins his first ever Grand Tour stage.

“Bikenado” Hits USN

In addition to the 2013 Vuelta a España, Universal Sports presents a robust schedule of world-class cycling events from around the globe in September as part of its “Bikenado” programming. Watch as “Bikenado” hits Universal Sports this fall.

USN Presents “Bikenado” along with the 2013 Vuelta a España

  Universal Sports Network Presents 84 Hours of LIVE Multiplatform Coverage of 2013 Vuelta a España from August 24 to September 15  Coming in September is “Bikenado” –  A Month of Cycling Events From Around the Globe Los Angeles (August 21, 2013) – Universal Sports Network will air 84 hours of exclusive LIVE multiplatform coverage […]

2013 IAAF Track And Field World Championships On USN

The 2013 IAAF Track And Field World Championships begins August 10, 2013 on Universal Sports Network.

USN’s new TV Show: 2013 Interbike

Universal Sports presents a robust schedule of world-class cycling events from around the globe in September 2013 as part of its “Bikenado” programming.  Launching a month-long, daily onslaught of cycling this Labor Day weekend are the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships in South Africa followed by the Grand Prix de Plouay, Tour of Alberta, Tour […]

Get USN Now!

Universal Sports Network and our TV Everywhere service is now available on DIRECTV and DISH as well as these providers below. If you don’t see your provider below, CLICK HERE To learn more about TV Everywhere, CLICK HERE Astound is a leading provider of video, internet and phone services on the West Coast, serving customers […]

Relive the Year’s Best Moments

What will you remember about 2014? Let us know on Twitter using #Bestof2014. Following a year of record-breaking and history-making performances, Universal Sports Network presents Podium360 Rewind ’14 presented by Netflix this Friday, December 19 at 8 p.m. ET. From skiing and track & field to rugby and cycling, Podium360 Rewind ’14 will cover the […]

Universal Sports Interviews: Lindsey Vonn on Her Return to the Slopes

Alpine Skiing Super Star Lindsey Vonn (USA) returns again to the World Cup after several injuries to her knee, tearing her right ACL in November 2013. She talks with USN about getting back on the slopes for the training runs in Lake Louise.

2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships Viewing Schedule

U.S. Ski Team Olympic champions including Ted Ligety, Bode Miller, Julia Mancuso, and hometown heroes Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn are expected to compete at Vail/Beaver Creek against some of the world’s best ski racers representing more than 70 countries. Social: @universalsports #Vail2015 DATE EVENT TV (ET) LIVE Online (ET) 2/3 Women’s Super G NBCSN: […]

“Warrior Games: The Fight Continues”: Full Program

USN’s original documentary showcases five inspirational stories, following one athlete from each branch of the military through their experience at the 2014 Warrior Games.

Veterans’ Day Encore Presentation of Warrior Games: The Fight Continues

Universal Sports will air an encore presentation of Warrior Games: The Fight Continues throughout the day on Veterans’ Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11.  Tune in to Universal Sports Network, November 11 @ 3:00am, 2:00pm, 8:00pm and 11:00pm. All Times Eastern. More than 200 wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans competed in seven sports (archery, cycling, shooting, […]

One Year to Go Until IRB Rugby World Cup 2015

USA Rugby Men’s Eagles (Michael Lee/Taiwan Mike Photography) Click here for the 2014-2015 rugby viewing schedule. Universal Sports Network and NBC Sports Group today announced multi-platform coverage plans for next year’s IRB Rugby World Cup 2015 one year out from the tournament final at Twickenham Stadium in London, England. From September 18 through October 31, 2015, […]

FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Preview

Ted Ligety and Mikaela Shiffrin (Doug Haney/U.S. Ski Team) The 2014-2015 FIS Alpine Ski World Cup season begins Saturday, October 25 at 6:30 AM ET LIVE on Universal Sports. Click here for the full viewing schedule. Play-by-play announcer Steve Porino helped analyze the major storylines for upcoming season: On the expectations for Americans Ted Ligety and Mikaela […]

2014 Warrior Games

More than 200 wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans competed in seven sports (archery, cycling, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and field and wheelchair basketball) during the 5th annual Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colorado from September 28 through October 4. On October 22 at 8 PM ET/PT, Universal Sports Network premieres an original documentary, Warrior Games: […]

2014-2015 Figure Skating Viewing Schedule

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (Oct. 2, 2014) – NBC Sports Group, Universal Sports Network and U.S. Figure Skating announced today the broadcast schedule for the 2014-15 figure skating season. NBC Sports Group will broadcast more than 30 hours of coverage throughout the season, including 13.5 hours of live and taped coverage of the seven-event ISU Grand […]

Olympic swimming champ Phelps arrested on drunken driving charge

Photo Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports – RTR41X0R (Reuters) – American swimmer Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time, was arrested for drunken driving early on Tuesday after speeding and then crossing the double-lane lines inside a Baltimore tunnel, police said. The 18-time Olympic gold medalist later apologized for the incident, saying he was […]

2014 UCI Road World Championships

Tejay van Garderen, right, and Taylor Phinney (AP Photo/Christophe Ena) CLICK HERE for the USA Cycling roster for the 2014 UCI Road World Championships. LOS ANGELES (September 18, 2014) – Universal Sports Network presents exclusive national television and online coverage of the 2014 UCI Road World Championships from Ponferrada, Spain, beginning with the women’s team time trial events this […]

Katie Ledecky and Michael Phelps Named USOC’s Athletes of the Month

Katie Ledecky (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Top performances throughout August earned swimmers Katie Ledecky (Bethesda, Maryland) and Michael Phelps (Baltimore, Maryland) Athlete of the Month recognition, while the U.S. Women’s Eight Rowing Team received Team of the Month honors, the United States Olympic Committee announced today. Ledecky became the first woman […]

 
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