2014 Winter Olympics Live Stream

Many athletes will strive to participate in the Olympics. Every four years the Olympic Games. The Olympic Games are divided into summer and winter Olympic Games. The 2014 Winter Olympics will be held in the Russian city of Sochi The city of Sochi is located on the Black Sea. From the opening ceremony, on 7 February, 2014 until the closing ceremony on February 23 2014 will be the live Web all the races on TV and the internet. In the Netherlands and Belgium the public broadcasters have got hold of the broadcasting rights for the 2014 Winter Olympics.

The Winter Olympics, 2014 will be held in Sochi

Sports enthusiasts

There are many sports fans who do not go to Sochi, but at home on the couch watching the Winter Olympics to watch and listen. With the current trends must listen and watch not only by radio or television. Also, look on the Internet, sports broadcasts of the Olympic Games, has been introduced.

The history of television coverage of the Olympic Games

From the late twenties of the nineteenth century was the first television sets. Then there’s since 1935 in Germany, England and America, with regular TV broadcasts can be admired. In the Netherlands, it was not until 1951 before the first Dutch tv program was born.
The 1936 Summer Olympics
Because the Berlin Olympics of 1936, there are episodes of the Olympic Games. In the summer of 1936, and the summer and winter games were held in 1948 and 1952, was initially to have local broadcast. But it was from the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d’Ampezzo, both summer and winter Olympic Games, which is broadcast worldwide on television.
Broadcasting rights are a very important source of income
The sale of the broadcasting rights for the OLYMPIC GAMES are for the International Olympic Committee, the main source of income. For the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi and Rio de Janeiro Summer Games is TV deals have already closed. The value of broadcasting rights for 2014, valued at 625 million euros.While the broadcasting rights for the 2016 Summer Games were sold for 920 million euros. The broadcast of the Winter Olympics in 2014 and the 2016 Olympics this summer for the Netherlands was purchased by the NIS.
The television broadcast of the Olympic Games disappears behind the decoder
NOS can squeeze in her hands as she has managed to secure the games broadcast rights for the 2014 and 2016. Because of the Winter Olympics in Sochi 2014 IOC uses different rules for the allocation of broadcasting rights. Which makes premium channels such as Fox Sports 1 and a greater chance of getting the broadcasting rights. This means the sending of both the Winter Olympics and the summer Olympics.The public broadcasters of Sweden is one of the first victims of these new rules. The 2014 Winter Olympics will be broadcast by pay TV channel Viasat. The result is that the Swedish people, who all broadcasting the Olympic Games disappears behind the decoder.

The 2014 Winter Olympics on TV in the Netherlands

The Dutch sports fans can follow the winter Olympic Games 2014 in its entirety via NIS. NOS for the games in Sochi all possible rights for TV, radio, internet and mobile phone in his hand. Because many Olympic events will be held at the same time, it is impossible for the NOS broadcasting all matches.NIS will initially focus on the activities of Dutch athletes. Who would want to follow all the matches live, it is likely to go on where to find many livestreams of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Evening programme 2014 Winter Olympics NOS
NOS will as usual during major sporting events during the winter Olympic Games in Sochi will give an evening program. This time there will be no late show, a talk show on prime time 8:30 am.
It is the first time that evening programme NIS during a major sporting event broadcast at 08:30. This has to do with the time difference with Russia. . The evening program, the Olympic Games will be hosted by presenter Henry Schut and co-host Erben Wennemars. Each evening there will be celebrity guests and athletes to join them at the table.

The Winter Olympics on TV in Belgium

Broadcast rights for the 2014 Winter Olympics is for Belgium, went to the VRT. The activities of the Olympic Winter Games will be followed in Belgium on the sports channel Sporza.