U.S. Figure Skating on national television this month

On Thursday, February 11, NBCSN will air the documentary film RISE, about the crash of Sabena Flight 548, which claimed the lives of the entire U.S. Figure Skating team headed to the 1961 World Championships in Prague, then-Czechoslovakia.

The film will be shown on the NBC Sports Network at 10PM ET. From February 12 to 28 it will also be available on-demand on Peacock Premium.

Prior to the broadcast of the movie on Thursday, at 8PM ET, NBCSN will air the U.S. Figure Skating: 100th Anniversary Special. After RISE, at 11:30PM ET, NBCSN will continue showing figure skating with the 2021 Toyota U.S. Figure Skating Championships (Best of).


LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JANUARY 17: Nathan Chen performs in the Skating Spectacular following the U.S. Figure Skating Championships at the Orleans Arena on January 17, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/Getty Images)

Also this month, the main NBC channel will broadcast the 2021 Toyota U.S. Figure Skating Championships Skating Spectacular. The show will air on Valentine’s Day – Sunday, February 14 – at 1PM ET.

The performances for the exhibition event were filmed at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada following the final event of the national championship last month.

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