logo-redx100h
isn-beauty-of-the-week-169x100

facebook twitter googleplusinstagramtumblrrss


CBCFebruary 5, 2014 (ISN) - Thursday, February 6 beginning at 6 a.m. ET marks the first day of competition for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games and CBC has a full schedule of must-see events featuring Canadian medal hopefuls and the debut of two new sports: Slopestyle and Team Figure Skating.

Programming Highlights for Thursday, Feb. 6 Include (All Times are ET)

Visit cbc.ca/olympics for full TV Schedule:

OLYMPIC MORNING:

SNOWBOARD: MEN’S AND LADIES’ SLOPESTYLE QUALIFICATION (6-9 a.m. ET)

• In Men’s Snowboard Slopestyle, Regina’s Mark McMorris, the two-time reigning X Games Champion, will be the Canadian to watch. He will be joined by teammates Sebastien Toutant, Maxence Parrot and Charles Reid.

• In the Ladies’ Slopestyle, Canada has a medal contender in Spencer O'Brien, who won gold at the FIS World Championship in 2013. She will be joined by Jenna Blasman, from Kitchener, ON.

  • Watch Men’s Slopestyle Qualifications Live at 1 a.m. ET on cbc.ca/olympics
  • Watch Ladies’ Slopestyle Qualifications Live at 5 a.m. ET on cbc.ca/olympics
  • Watch Men’s and Ladies Slopestyle Qualifications on CBC-TV from 6 a.m. ET – 9 a.m. ET

FREESTYLE SKIING: LADIES’ MOGULS QUALIFICATION (9-9:45 a.m. ET)

• Canada will have their first glance at all three Dufour-Lapointe Sisters, Chloe, Justine and Maxime as they vie for a spot in the finals. Another Canadian, Audrey Robichaud, who is coming back from an injury this year, will also be competing. The U.S. team has strong competitors to watch for in this event, in Heather McPhie, Hannah Kearney and Eliza Outtrim.

  • Watch Ladies’ Mogul Qualifications Live at 9 a.m. ET on CBC-TV or on cbc.ca/olympics

OLYMPIC DAYTIME:

FIGURE SKATING: MEN’S SHORT AND PAIRS TEAM SHORT PROGRAMS (10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. ET)

• Today, the Figure Skating team event makes its Olympic Debut. Canada, USA, Russia and Japan are all eyeing the podium. Today’s competition features the Short Programs of the Men’s & Pairs.

MAKING YOUR MARK:  The Snowboard Life of Mark McMorris (2– 3 p.m. ET)

A documentary chronicling the journey of Canadian snowboarder Mark McMorris from his early days in Regina, Saskatchewan to internationally recognized athlete as well as his present-day journey to the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games as a gold medal hopeful.

OLYMPIC PRIMETIME:

OLYMPIC PRIMETIME hosted by Ron MacLean, CBC-TV and cbc.ca/olympics will be bringing Canadians context from the first day of Olympic Competition from Sochi starting at 7 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. Toronto-born Juno Award-winning singer-songwriter Fefe Dobson (@fefedobson) premieres her track, Celebrate during the show. The full broadcast schedule can be found here.

CBC.CA/OLYMPICS – Canada’s Olympic Network Website
During the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, cbc.ca/olympics will offer Canadians a number of commentated, multilateral feeds — a Canadian first. A continuously updated version of the daily schedule across all networks is available at cbc.ca/olympics. The website will also feature the latest news, sports and videos from Sochi 2014. This will be the first Olympic Winter Games in which Canadians will be able to livestream all events directly to their smartphones or tablets.

CBC/Radio-Canada is the place to be as we count down to Sochi 2014. With coverage across all platforms — including TV, radio, online and mobile — Canadians can connect with the biggest stories and the latest content whenever and wherever they want. In addition to world-class storytelling and the best performance coverage available through CBC/Radio-Canada, Canadians can engage with the broadcasts throughout the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games online in English at cbc.ca/olympics as well as on Twitter @cbcolympics (#cbcolympics) and at facebook.com/cbcolympics and in French at olympiques.radio-canada.ca/ and on Twitter at @RC_Sports (#RColympiques) and on Facebook at facebook.com/radiocanada.sports.

Latest Stories

wiscon

UW freshman produces her second-career hat trick to pace…

Jan 25, 2015

(ISN) - MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin women's hockey freshman Annie Pankowski recorded her second career hat trick to lift the No. 4 Badgers past No. 7 Clarkson, 4-0, on Sunday afternoon at LaBahn Arena.

uniwrest

UNI Wrestling Drops First MAC Dual to CMU, 19-12

Jan 25, 2015

(ISN) -MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. – Two Panthers stayed perfect in dual competition, but the wrestling team fell 19-12 to Central Michigan.

Tony Bennett

Virginia-Virginia Tech post-game quotes from today

Jan 25, 2015

Virginia Head Coach Tony Bennett on getting back into the game …

I think how scrappy Virginia Tech was and how inspired they played, even without one of their good players Justin Bibbs, is a credit to them. Those guys battles. I knew that, it’s a rivalry…

alex gough

Alex Gough Makes No Excuses for Fifth at Winterberg World Cup

Jan 25, 2015

Chris Dornan

(ISN) - WINTERBERG, Ger.—Alex Gough finished as the top Canadian in fifth spot at the Luge World Cup in Winterberg, Germany on Sunday.

Alex Harvey

Alex Harvey Rebounds into Ninth in World Cup Pursuit Race

Jan 25, 2015

Chris Dornan

(ISN) - RYBINSK, Rus.—Alex Harvey bounced back after a difficult sprint race to climb his way back into the top-10 in a men's 30-kilometre pursuit race on Sunday in Rybinsk, Russia.

cougars logo

Victoria Cougars host the Nanaimo Buccaneers this afternoon

Jan 25, 2015

Game time at the Archie Browning Sports Centre, located at 1151 Esquimalt Road, is 3:30 p.m.

(ISN) - This afternoon's contest marks the final regular season meeting between these two non-divisional rivals.

Victoria (33-5-1-0) locked up the South Island…

Daniel Ciampini's six-point night highlights Union's win against…

Jan 25, 2015

ALBANY, NY – Daniel Ciampini scored a hat trick with three assists and Mike Vecchione had two goals and three assists to lead the Union to an 8-3 victory against Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the third annual Capital District Mayor's Cup Game at the…

No. 1 Minnesota State-Mankato upset by Bemidji State in North…

Jan 25, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- One night after scoring one of its biggest victories of the season, Minnesota State-Mankato suffered a big letdown.

Playing surging WCHA rival Bemidji State in the championship game of the North Star College Cup at the Xcel Energy Center in…

No. 10 Georgia posts season-high on all four events in win…

Jan 25, 2015

ATHENS, Ga. -- No. 10 Georgia scored season-highs on all four events in a 196.975-194.225 win against No. 14 Kentucky in front of 9,957 fans Saturday at Stegeman Coliseum.

Georgia gymnasts also placed first on all four events, including a career-high 9.975 on…

Head coach Jim Schlossnagle, TCU ready for another Omaha trip

Jan 25, 2015

TCU held its first practice of 2015 on Friday afternoon.

After last season’s trip to the College World Series in Omaha, the Horned Frogs are ranked in the top 10 by several preseason college baseball polls. Collegiate Baseball News ranks TCU as the No. 2 team…

Rallye Monte Carlo1

Rallye Monte Carlo Ogier nets third Monte Carlo win

Jan 25, 2015

Sébastien Ogier won his third Rallye Monte-Carlo on Sunday after a masterful display of speed and caution over slippery mountain roads in the French Alps.

Sebastien Ogier, Julien Ingrassia, Monaco Prince Albert celebrate on the VW podium at the FIA World…

ohiost

Ohio State Shut Out by Michigan State, 2-0

Jan 25, 2015

(ISN) - EAST LANSING, Mich. – The Ohio State men's hockey lost a Big Ten Conference game to Michigan State, 2-0, Saturday in Munn Ice Arena in East Lansing, Mich. After a scoreless first period, the Spartans (9-11-2, 3-3-2-2 B1G) scored late in the second…

World Headlines

Tony Bennett

Virginia-Virginia Tech post-game quotes from…

in Virginia
Virginia Head Coach Tony Bennett on getting back into the game … I think how scrappy…
alex gough

Alex Gough Makes No Excuses for Fifth at…

in Germany
Chris Dornan (ISN) - WINTERBERG, Ger.—Alex Gough finished as the top Canadian in fifth…
Rallye Monte Carlo1

Rallye Monte Carlo Ogier nets third Monte…

in Monaco
Sébastien Ogier won his third Rallye Monte-Carlo on Sunday after a masterful display of…
ohiost

Ohio State Shut Out by Michigan State, 2-0

in Michigan
(ISN) - EAST LANSING, Mich. – The Ohio State men's hockey lost a Big Ten Conference game…
chrisgow

Canadian Men’s Biathlon Squad Teams Up for…

in Italy
Chris Dornan (ISN) - ANTHOLZ, Ita.—A combination of rookies and veterans joined forces to…

Just For Fun

50 Cent Throws Out First Pitch
May 27, 2014

First Pitch by 50 Cent

in Funny Sport Videos

50 Cent has a new video out: "First Pitch." He's already taking quite a rap for it - it wasnt' even worth a…

10458376 10152137855372234 6088573773918976238 n
Jul 09, 2014

And In Calgary This Morning We Have .....

in Just For Fun

July 9,2014 (ISN) - Stampede Barbie

10449977 10152443401812808 7316464981347669759 n
Jun 13, 2014

Funny or Red Card ?

in Just For Fun

unnamed 7
May 14, 2014

All Aboard ....

in Just For Fun

All Aboard ....

Brother and Sister on Kiss Cam
Aug 15, 2014

Gophers Kiss Cam Guy

in Funny Sport Videos

This would have turned out totally different if had been Luke Skywalker and Princess Leah at the game.

JFBCFan - ISN Vancouver Island

ISN Beauty of the Week

Howie's Car Corral Used Cars

ashton college-boxad1

Double N Hardwood Floors