Pyeongchang Coverage in Bar Varia

Check out what’s on each day of the Winter Olympics. We’ll be showing all the action on BBC 1,2 and the red button highlights from 10am-12am on the big screen in Bar Varia each day of the Winter Olympics.

 

Date Day What’s on
8th Feb Thursday

Mixed Curling Tournament.
The Games might not officially get under way until the opening ceremony on Friday but the action has already started in South Korea. The round-robin matches in the mixed doubles curling tournament continue.

9th Feb Friday

Opening Ceremony and highlights.
The Olympics return to South Korea 30 years after Seoul hosted the summer Games in 1988, with more than 3,000 athletes and 90 countries expected to descend on Pyeongchang.

10th Feb Saturday Team GB’s Billy Morgan rides in one of the most dramatic events of the Games, with boarders performing tricks and flips over a course packed with rails and jumps. The qualifiers are today, with the final taking place tomorrow.

Medal events

Biathlon: Women’s 7.5km Sprint

Cross Country Skiing: Women’s 7.5km Skiathlon

Ski Jumping: Men’s Individual Normal Hill

Short Track Speed Skating: Men’s 1500m

Speed Skating: Women’s 3000m

11th Feb Sunday Main event: Men’s downhill skiing

For many the blue riband event of the Games – watch out for an almighty clash between Swiss star Beat Feuz and Norway’s Axel Lund Svindal.

Medal events

Speed Skating: Men’s 5000m

Alpine Skiing: Men’s Downhill

Cross Country Skiing: Men’s 15km Skiathlon

Biathlon: Men’s 10km Sprint

Snowboarding: Men’s Slopestyle

Freestyle Skiing: Women’s Moguls

Luge: Men’s Singles

12th Feb Monday Mikaela Shiffrin is one of the true stars of the Winter Olympics, and this will be the first chance to watch her in action.

Also on TV today is the women’s snowboarding slopestyle, where Team GB’s Katie Ormerod will be aiming to follow up Jenny Jones’s Sochi success four years ago.

Medal events

Figure Skating: Team Event

Speed Skating: Women’s 1500m

Alpine Skiing: Women’s Giant Slalom

Ski Jumping: Women’s Individual Normal Hill

Biathlon: Women’s 10km Pursuit and Men’s 12.5km Pursuit

Snowboarding: Women’s Slopestyle

Freestyle Skiing: Men’s Moguls

13th Feb Tuesday Britain’s Elise Christie is out for redemption after being disqualified three times in Sochi 2014. For all that, she’s still arguably Britain’s best medal hope, and will be competing in the frenetic short track speed skating, which sees skaters race side by side round a tight track.

Medal events

Short Track Speed Skating: Women’s 500m

Speed Skating: Men’s 1500m

Curling: Mixed Doubles

Alpine Skiing: Men’s Combined

Cross Country Skiing: Men’s and Women’s Sprint Classic

Snowboarding: Women’s Halfpipe

Luge: Women’s Singles

14th Feb Wednesday  Mikaela Shiffrin is one of the true stars of the Winter Olympics, and this will be the first chance to watch her in action.

Also on TV today is the women’s snowboarding slopestyle, where Team GB’s Katie Ormerod will be aiming to follow up Jenny Jones’s Sochi success four years ago.

Medal events

Figure Skating: Team Event

Speed Skating: Women’s 1500m

Alpine Skiing: Women’s Giant Slalom

Ski Jumping: Women’s Individual Normal Hill

Biathlon: Women’s 10km Pursuit and Men’s 12.5km Pursuit

Snowboarding: Women’s Slopestyle

Freestyle Skiing: Men’s Moguls

15th Feb Thursday  Main event: men’s snowboard cross

A mad dash for the line featuring multiple riders racing a track full of jumps and bends. Crashes are commonplace, clean runs less so…

Medal events

Figure Skating: Pairs

Speed Skating: Men’s 10,000m

Alpine Skiing: Men’s Super G

Cross Country Skiing: Women’s 10km Free

Biathlon: Men’s 20km Individual

Snowboarding: Men’s Snowboard Cross

Luge: Team Relay

16th Feb Friday  Medal events

Speed Skating: Women’s 5000m

Cross Country Skiing: Men’s 15km Free

Freestyle Skiing: Women’s Aerials

Snowboarding: Women’s Snowboard Cross

Skeleton: Men’s

17th Feb Saturday  Figure Skating: Men’s Free Programme

Short Track Speed Skating: Women’s 1500m Final and Men’s 1000m Final

Alpine Skiing: Women’s Super G

Ski Jumping: Men’s Individual Large Hill

Cross Country Skiing: Women’s 4x5km Relay

Biathlon: Women’s 12.5km Mass Start

Freestyle Skiing: Women’s Slopestyle

Skeleton: Women’s

18th Feb Sunday  Medal events

Speed Skating: Women’s 500m

Alpine Skiing: Men’s Giant Slalom

Cross Country Skiing: Men’s 4x10km Relay

Biathlon: Men’s 15km Mass Start

Freestyle Skiing: Men’s Slopestyle and Men’s Aerials

19th Feb Monday  Speed Skating: Men’s 500m

Ski Jumping: Men’s Team Large Hill

Bobsleigh: Two Man

20th Feb Tuesday  Figure Skating: Ice Dance

Short Track Speed Skating: Women’s 3000m Relay

Nordic Combined: Men’s Individual 10km

Biathlon: Mixed Relay

Freestyle Skiing: Women’s Halfpipe

21st Feb Wednesday  Speed Skating: Men’s and Women’s Team Pursuit

Alpine Skiing: Women’s Downhill

Cross Country Skiing: Men’s and Women’s Team Sprint Free

Freestyle Skiing: Men’s Ski Cross

Bobsleigh: Women

22nd Feb Thursday  Ice Hockey: Women’s

Short Track Speed Skating: Men’s 500m, Women’s 1000m, Men’s 5000m Relay

Alpine Skiing: Men’s Slalom

Nordic Combined: Men’s Team

Biathlon: Women’s 4x6km Relay

Freestyle Skiing: Women’s Ski Cross

23rd Feb Friday  Figure Skating: Women’s Free Programme

Speed Skating: Men’s 1000m

Alpine Skiing: Women’s Combined

Snowboarding: Women’s Big Air

Biathlon: Men’s 4×7.5km Relay

Freestyle Skiing: Women’s Ski Cross

24th Feb Saturday  Alpine Skiing: Team Event

Cross Country Skiing: Men’s 50km Mass Start Classic

Curling: Men

Snowboarding: Men’s Big Air, Women’s and Men’s Parallel Giant Slalom

Speed Skating: Women’s and Men’s Mass Start

23rd Feb Friday  Figure Skating: Women’s Free Programme

Speed Skating: Men’s 1000m

Alpine Skiing: Women’s Combined

Snowboarding: Women’s Big Air

Biathlon: Men’s 4×7.5km Relay

Freestyle Skiing: Women’s Ski Cross

24th Feb Saturday  Alpine Skiing: Team Event

Cross Country Skiing: Men’s 50km Mass Start Classic

Curling: Men

Snowboarding: Men’s Big Air, Women’s and Men’s Parallel Giant Slalom

Speed Skating: Women’s and Men’s Mass Start

 

This information was collected from the Radio Times website.