Obviously, as a great UK citizen, you will want to root for your team country from their team. In the 2020 Summer Olympics, Great Britain who comes as the representative of the British Olympic Association or BOA will be competing with other countries at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo from July 23 to August 8, 2021.
How to watch Olympics 2021 live online from UK & Live TV Coverage Guide
Officials have confirmed that BBC & Eurosport is the official broadcaster of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The viewers in the UK could tune into the respective channel to watch the entire event from the beginning to the end.
Consider getting access to the BBC Eurosport through your TV or Satellite package. The subscribers can watch the event live on TV or other devices using the official provider’s credentials you get from your subscription. If you already have TV sets at home, then it will be much easier to tune into the BBC Eurosport.
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For BBC users, the BBC iPlayer is a must. It allows you to watch the Tokyo Summer Olympics 2020 anywhere you want. If you are mobile or on the go, you will want to have the helpful app installed in your device. You just need to open the BBC iPlayer app whenever you need, add your credentials (one time only) and enjoy the content. Just make sure you have a decent internet connection to watch it without any hassle or fuss.
The Eurosport service has been available for a while. It focuses majorly on sporting events from all over the world. If you are a big fan of sport, subscribing to Eurosport can give you more exposure to many amazing spectacles around the world.
For those who want to hit Eurosport on their device, you will need to register an account in one of these services: Virgin Media, BT TV, or TV Player. Consider researching them and compare one to another first. Pick the service that you like the most.
If you have cut your cord, you won’t need to worry. Eurosport also provides a subscription-based service that allows you to access Eurosport without having to subscribe to your cable. A monthly pass only costs you six euros. A monthly pass is enough time for you to watch the Summer Olympics 2021 until finish unless you have another plan.
How to bypass Eurosport for Streaming Olympic Games
Meanwhile, Eurosport is not only available in the UK, but also in other European countries. So, it is possible to use your Eurosport credentials in other European countries and attain access to the live streaming service.
If you are experiencing the blackout because of geo-restriction, you just need to unblock it with the VPN service of your choice. Download the Eurosport app if you want to watch the spectacle over your smartphone or tablet.
United Kingdom at the 2020 Summer Olympics
The British athletes have had the experience in the Summer Olympic Games, along site with the neighboring countries. But Great Britain is the only country who has won at least one gold medal.
Back then on April 9, 2020, the British Olympic Association appointed Mark England as their Chef de Mission in Tokyo. He will lead the team Great Britain to compete in the Tokyo Olympics.
The British archers have managed to qualify for the men’s and women’s event. They have reached the quarter final stage of the team recurve at 2019 World Archery Championships in Netherland. Since Great Britain entered in the mixed team event, the slot will be ready for 2 archers, one for male, and the other one for female.
Meanwhile, the British athletes have attained the entry standards with the qualifying time and world ranking. The athletics cover the categories including track and field events. There are maximum three athletes in each event.
Great Britain secured top eight finishes. The men’s marathon has also been confirmed.
In the boxing category, there will be two male boxers to represent Great Britain in the Summer Olympics. The weight divisions have been prevalent at the 2020 European Qualification Tournament in London.
There are still a lot of disciplines in which Great Britain will send their delegations to the 2021 Summer Olympics.
Categories & British Competitors for Tokyo Olympics 2021