If you don’t have tickets to Niagara 2022 Canada Summer Games events, you will be able to watch about 90 per cent of the competitions from home. For free.
Games organizers this week unveiled a new streaming platform that is available at niagara2022games.ca/watch.
All sporting events are broken down by category on the website.
More than 1,000 hours of live sports will be available on the site from Aug. 6 to 21.
The opening ceremony kicks off Saturday, Aug. 6 at 8 p.m.
The first event of the games will be tennis in Niagara-on-the-Lake, scheduled to start at 9 a.m. on Aug. 7.
All tennis matches will be played at the NOTL Tennis Club at Memorial Park in Old Town. The final match is at 2 p.m. on Aug. 13.
Sailing starts at the NOTL Sailing Club on Wednesday, Aug. 17 at 11 a.m. The final race will be on Aug. 20, 11 a.m.
For a comprehensive list of scheduled events, visit niagara2022games.ca/ and click on Schedule in the top right corner.
Niagara College is responsible for management and oversight of the full digital production of the streaming platform.
In addition to the live coverage of the Games, the streaming site also features 18 different sports, select competitions offered with English and French commentary, on-demand content with archived events and a daily highlights show.
Other streaming services that will offer coverage on top of the new Games platform include live streaming on CBC sports and Radio-Canada sports.
Canadians also have the option of watching on CBC Gem, cbcsports.ca and the CBS Sports app for iOS and Android devices.
As the Games’ digital production partner, Niagara College helped make the new streaming site possible along with the coverage of CBC sports and Radio-Canada sports.