How to Watch Ice Skating Rhythm Dance at the Winter Olympics – NBC New York
Ice skating at the 2022 Beijing Olympics continues on Saturday morning with the rhythm dancing portion of the ice dancing program, just days after Team USA’s Nathan Chen won gold in men’s singles.
The United States is still looking to add more medals in figure skating, starting with rhythm dancing.
Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming event and who to watch:
What time is the rhythm dance event?
The rhythm dance will take place on February 12 at 6 a.m. ET.
How can I watch Rhythm Dance?
You can watch the Rhythm Dance on the USA Network and it will air on NBCOlympics.com, the NBC Sports app, and Peacock.
Who are the favorites in the Rhythm Dance event?
Team USA duos Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue, along with Madison Chock and Evan Bates are considered the favorites going into this event after scoring big in the team event earlier in the Games.
Hubbell and Donohue placed first in the rhythm dance during the team competition, earning a score of 86.56.
Chock and Bates also scored big in their team performance, skating in the ice free dance and posting a winning score of 129.07. Giving USA an extra 10 points and earning a silver medal.
American figure skaters Madison Chock and Evan Bates talk about the feeling of skating on fresh ice after the zamboni cleared it in the Capitol Indoor Stadium at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.
Team USA will receive fierce competition as ROC’s Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov aren’t too far behind, taking second place in rhythm dancing in the team event.