06 Apr 2022 – The Worldwide Olympic Committee (IOC) right this moment introduced that CBC/Radio-Canada, Canada’s nationwide public broadcaster, has secured the unique broadcast rights in Canada for the next Olympic Games: Olympic Winter Games Milano Cortina 2026, Los Angeles 2028, Olympic Winter Games 2030 (the host of which is but to be chosen) and Brisbane 2032.
Together with the Olympic Games Paris 2024, for which the general public broadcaster has already been awarded the rights, CBC/Radio-Canada will proceed to function Canada’s Olympic community for the following 5 Olympic Games.
Thomas Bach, President of the Worldwide Olympic Committee, stated: “We are proud of our partnership with CBC/Radio-Canada and delighted to be able to continue working together for another decade at least. This agreement demonstrates a commitment to the Olympic values, the Olympic Games and the development of sport. This agreement will support athletes at all levels in Canada and around the world.”
Catherine Tait, President and CEO, CBC/Radio-Canada, stated: “The Olympics are the culmination of many athletes’ dreams. As Canada’s public broadcaster, we’re proud to share their journey, from local competitions all the way through to national and world championships. We’re honoured to be able to continue sharing these great stories with Canadians for years to come.”
CBC/Radio-Canada has acquired rights throughout all media platforms, together with tv and digital. The settlement features a dedication to broadcast a minimum of 200 hours of the Olympic Games and 100 hours of the Olympic Winter Games on free-to-air tv.