Ahead of the start of next month’s Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, BBC Sport executive producer of major events Jonny Bramley reveals how the corporation plans to cover the action across the slopes and arenas of South Korea.
Jonny Bramley, Executive Producer, Major Events, BBC Sport
“We usually start our Olympics planning three years out, when we attend the OBS World Broadcaster Briefing,” says Bramley. “This gives us our first taste of the venues and the geography of
NBC Olympics has officially announced that it will deliver coverage of selected events at the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics in 4K HDR to Comcast Xfinity subscribers in the U.S. on a one-day–delay basis. The coverage will be provided by Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) and Japan’s NHK. Although NBC has previously broadcast 4K coverage of the Olympics, this marks the first time coverage will be distributed in HDR. “The Olympics has always been a platform for the introduction of