Green & Gold in Rio: When to Watch

Friday, August 5Sunday, August 7Tuesday, August 9Wednesday, August 10Thursday, August 11Saturday, August 13Friday, August 19

U of A Olympians Rio 2016

Left to right: Lynda Kiejko, Tara Whitten, Ben Saxton, Carline Muir
Photos courtesy of Olympic.caFour members of our U of A community will go for gold at the 2016 Olympic Games: Lynda Kiejko (shooting), Tara Whitten (cycling), Ben Saxton (beach volleyball), and Carline Muir (athletics). Follow their journeys and cheer them on with this U-of-A-tailored competition schedule:

Friday, August 5

All athletes - opening ceremony - 5 p.m.

Sunday, August 7

Lynda Kiejko - women's 10m air pistol (qualification) - 6 a.m.

Tara Whitten - women's time trial - 9:15 a.m.

Ben Saxton - Saxton/Schalk (CA) vs. Samoilovs/Šmēdiņš (LV) - 9 p.m.

Tuesday, August 9

Lynda Kiejko - women's 25m pistol (qualification) - 6 a.m.

Ben Saxton - Saxton/Schalk (CA) vs. Junior/Salberg (BR) - 7 a.m.

Wednesday, August 10

Tara Whitten - women's time trial - 5:30 a.m.

Thursday, August 11

Ben Saxton - Saxton/Schalk (CA) vs. Gomez/González (CU) - 8 a.m.

Saturday, August 13

Carline Muir - women's 400m (heats) - 8 a.m.

Ben Saxton - Saxton/Schalk (CA) vs. Meeuwsen/Brouwer (NL) - Round of 16-4 p.m.

Friday, August 19

Carline Muir - women's 4x400m relay - 5:40 p.m.

All times posted are in Mountain Time, based on Google's 2016 Olympic Games schedule.Google's 2016 Olympic Games schedule.

Competition schedules will be updated as results become available and further information is released.

Need a spot to watch the Games on campus? Check out SUBstage on the main floor of the Students' Union Building to catch live streams of the 2016 Olympic Games throughout the day.