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World Rowing Championships broadcast schedule

Rowing - Olympics: Day 8

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 13: Gold medalists Team USA row away after the medal ceremony in the Women’s Eight Finals at Lagoa Stadium August 13, 2016 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Jeremy Lee-Pool/Getty Images)

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The U.S. hosts the world rowing championships for the first time since 1994, live on NBC Sports next week.

NBCSN, Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA and the NBC Sports app will combine to air daily coverage of the semifinals and finals starting Thursday in Sarasota, Fla.

All NBCSN and Olympic Channel coverage will stream on and the NBC Sports app.

Competition begins Sunday with preliminary heats. A detailed schedule and start lists and results are available on

The U.S. earned two medals in Rio. Its dominant women’s eight took its third straight Olympic title. A new-look boat eyes a ninth straight world championships gold medal (heats Tuesday, final Oct. 1).

Three of the nine women return from Rio, led by coxswain Katelin Guregian. Five others are taking the year off or have retired. The last, Amanda Elmore, is out due to injury.

The U.S. put a priority on other women’s boats as it begins ramping up for Tokyo 2020.

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DayTime (ET)Network
Thursday, Sept. 2810:05 a.m.-12:50 p.m.Olympic Channel
Friday, Sept. 2911 a.m.-2:20 p.m.Olympic Channel
10:30-11:30 p.m.NBCSN*
Saturday, Sept. 309:50 a.m.-12:20 p.m.Olympic Channel
Sunday, Oct. 19:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.Olympic Channel
11 p.m.-12 a.m.NBCSN*

*Same-day delay