Dial Global, NBCU partner on Olympics


Dial GlobalThey’ll present live, exclusive radio coverage of the 2012 London Olympic Games–including competition and events, the opening and closing ceremonies, Team USA Basketball, soccer, swimming and more. Dial Global and NBC’s Olympic coverage will continue its partnership at the 2014 Games in Sochi, Russia.

“We continue to satisfy America’s increasing appetite for live radio play-by-play sports with the Olympics this summer,” said David Landau, Co-President/CEO of Dial Global. “Through our partnership with NBC-Universal, we look forward to defining great Olympic moments for both our listeners and advertisers.”

Dial Global’s broadcasts of the 2012 London Olympic Games will be heard on radio stations nationwide, as well as, for the first time ever, on Sirius/XM radio.  Dial Global’s radio coverage will include:

•        Around-the-clock Olympic updates three times per hour

•        Live play-by-play coverage of every Team USA Men’s Basketball Game

•        Live play-by-play coverage of the Men’s and Women’s Basketball Gold Medal Games

•        Live play-by-play coverage of the Men’s Soccer Gold Medal Match

•        Live coverage of various Summer Olympic events, including swimming, gymnastics, track and field

•        A nightly two-hour Olympic radio show recapping the day’s events and previewing the next day

•        A 30-part, daily preview special series, which began in June and lead up to Opening Ceremonies