Olympics Cycling BMX Quarterfinal Live Stream: How to Watch Online

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The 2016 Rio Olympics cycling competition began it’s BMX event on Wednesday, as the men and women took the course for their seeding runs. BMX, which debuted at the 2008 Beijing Games, is the newest event in the cycling Olympic events.

Mariana Pajon had the fastest time in the women’s race. Pajon won the gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics, and is expected to take gold in Rio.

Taking a look at the men’s seeding, France’s Joris Duadet had the fastest time during the seeding, clocking a time of 34.61s. Latvia’s Maris Strombergs who is the gold-medal favorite finished with the seventh-best time during the seeding run, posting 34.95s. The men will compete in the quarterfinal run on Thursday beginning at 12:30 p.m. EST.

Looking for a live stream of the BMX quarterfinal? There are a number of different options available, depending on where you live.

Here’s a complete rundown of how to watch online or on other devices:


If you’re in the United States & Have a Cable Log-in

Desktop

Users with a cable subscription can watch live coverage of all BMX events via NBCOlympics.com.

To access this stream, authentication is required, meaning you will have to verify your cable/satellite/telco subscription by signing in with a username/email address and password.


Mobile & Other Devices

The above stream is available via the NBC Sports app, which can be downloaded for free in the following locations:

App Store

Google Play Store

Microsoft App Store

Roku

As is the case on desktop, authentication is required, meaning you will have to verify your cable/satellite/telco subscription by signing in with a username/email address and password.


If You’re in the United States & Don’t Have a Cable Log-in

Desktop

Users without a cable or satellite subscription can watch a live stream of NBC’s coverage at 2:00 p.m. EST via Sling TV, an online streaming service that provides access to select channels for a monthly fee.

Unfortunately, NBC on Sling TV is currently only available to users in Chicago, Dallas, Hartford, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, San Diego and Washington, D.C.

Here’s how to sign up for a free 7-day trial:

1) Click here to go to the Sling TV website

2) Click on “Watch Now 7 Days Free”

3) Create an account

4) Select the channel package or packages you want. Make sure to include “Sling Blue,” which includes NBC

5) Enter your payment information. If you cancel your subscription within seven days of signing up, you will not be charged

6) Download the app for your computer to start watching


Mobile & Other Devices

If you have a Sling TV subscription (read above to learn how to start a free trial), you can watch NBC’s coverage on the Sling TV app, which is free to download in the following places:

App Store (or Apple TV)

Google Play Store

Amazon App Store (or Amazon Fire TV)

Roku

Xbox One

You can click here for a complete list of devices compatible with the Sling TV app.


If You’re in Canada

Desktop

Users in Canada can watch a live stream online via Olympics.CBC.ca.

The stream is free to watch, with or without a cable subscription.

You can click here for a complete rundown and FAQ for live streaming Rio 2016 coverage in Canada.


Mobile & Other Devices

Users can watch a live stream via the CBC Rio 2016 app, which can be downloaded for free in the following locations:

App Store

Google Play Store


If You’re in the UK

Desktop

Users can watch live coverage online via BBC.com.

The stream is free to watch, with or without a cable subscription. You can click here for a complete rundown of live streaming Rio 2016 coverage in the UK.


Mobile & Other Devices

Users can watch a live stream via the BBC iPlayer app, which can be downloaded for free in the following locations:

App Store

Google Play Store

Windows Store (or Xbox One)

Users can also watch via the BBC Olympics app, which can be downloaded for free in the following locations:

App Store

Google Play Store

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