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Anyone know if there will be live streaming of Badminton available anywhere?

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  • #41
    Originally posted by vineyridge View Post
    Don't have iphone or ipad.

    You poor thing....How do you survive?


    • #42
      Really need point by point help to see XC.

      I just went to BBC Two where it is now Sunday. The schedule shows only MotoGP racing from Spain and Snooker.

      Badminton does show on the Schedule for Monday at 12:30.

      So if I want to watch XC on Sunday as it is going live, where do I go to find it with the BBC iplayer?

      After checking some more, I am under the clear impression that the BBC will not be carrying and live streaming XC tomorrow.
      Last edited by vineyridge; May. 4, 2013, 08:40 PM.
      "I'm a lumberjack, and I'm okay."
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      • #43
        VINEY.........PAY ATTENTION !!

        Read post #37.
        Install Expatshield. http://www.expatshield.com
        Navigate to BBC Sports website at appointed time.
        Watch XC.
        ... _. ._ .._. .._


        • #44
          Thanks, Equibrit. I just got an attack of senile dementia when I could not find it on any schedule.

          Why are the Brits so enamored of Snooker?

          Don't need expat shield. Have a British IP with HideMyAss VPN.
          "I'm a lumberjack, and I'm okay."
          Thread killer Extraordinaire


          • #45
            So it looks like only the first 2 hours of XC on the web live streaming tomorrow (12:30 -14:30, BBC Two) but the whole shebang on the red button TV thing (so that means all of us Yanks just better hop on over to GB and find a friendly TV)

            Or is BBC Two *not* the web site live streaming? It also states that:

            "This is a live stream starting at 11:50 BST"

            Really makes me appreciate the USEF coverage last weekend of Rolex, but maybe the Brits didn't get any live coverage of that.....


            • #46
              Here's how it's been explained to me. BBC will have live coverage of XC on Sunday only through the BBC Sport Website for online and for TV viewers their Red Button satellite TV. This coverage is NOT on the BBC Two or iplayer Schedule. It begins at (approximately 12:20 their time--which is 6 hours ahead of Central Daylight Time--I think. Monday's BBC highlight and Live SJ show is for two hours on BBC Two and iplayer, and IS listed in the Schedules for both.

              Thank you to Equibrit and one of the H&H Forum people for explaining it so well to an addled old woman.

              Originally posted by mountainbells View Post
              So it looks like only the first 2 hours of XC on the web live streaming tomorrow (12:30 -14:30, BBC Two) but the whole shebang on the red button TV thing (so that means all of us Yanks just better hop on over to GB and find a friendly TV)

              Or is BBC Two *not* the web site live streaming? It also states that:

              "This is a live stream starting at 11:50 BST"

              Really makes me appreciate the USEF coverage last weekend of Rolex, but maybe the Brits didn't get any live coverage of that.....
              "I'm a lumberjack, and I'm okay."
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              • #47
                Thank you! Looks like I'll be setting the alarm clock for 4:30......


                • #48
                  Originally posted by Equibrit View Post
                  BBC sport website for equestrian

                  OK ?
                  (No idea how it made how it made 2 quotes from 1 post)
                  ... _. ._ .._. .._


                  • #49
                    I anyone successfully watching? I've been trying for 10 minutes now, it won't load for me. I press play, get a still image or two of the coverage, but won't play. And I've got GREAT internet connection! Might have to pull out the credit card and do FEI TV???

                    Ahh, just got about 2 seconds to play, but now loading again.


                    • #50
                      Ditto here..."can not play media. sorry this media is not available in your territory"


                      • #51
                        You've got to use ExpatShield (or something else that give you a UK IP address). It's trying to play, just won't successfully do it, for a solid 15+ minutes now or reloading every minute or so.


                        • #52
                          I just downloaded Expat AGAIN and still not working. am going to switch over to the H & H blog.


                          • #53
                            It's up and working for me now, but it is a bit delayed - #2 Jonathan Paget just started and I think he's home on the radio.


                            • #54
                              After 20 minutes of BBC not loading, I gave in and paid for FEI TV. Now watching cross country


                              • #55
                                Is XC on a break? I paid my fei tv fee and still can't get it to play. Ugh
                                Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.

                                The Grove at Five Points


                                • #56
                                  Yay! I'm watching!!
                                  Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.

                                  The Grove at Five Points


                                  • #57
                                    FEI TV cross country is currently playing.


                                    • #58
                                      I can't get my FEI TV to play...just have a black screen with a little white circle spinning...and spinning.... I've restarted all my web browsers (tried in Explorer and Chrome), updated my Flash Player, but nothing seems to work! Getting frantic....really wanted to watch Borough Pennyz since I market her sire (Cevin Z) here in the USA!

                                      Any suggestions? Emailed customer service, but don't expect anyone to be working on Sunday morning.


                                      • #59
                                        I put expat on my computer last night and went to BBCtv this morning (the main page, then sports) there's a tab for live badminton but it's not working. Oh well.

                                        Also, be aware that expatshield makes everything load slowly for me.


                                        • #60
                                          Argh! I watched 5 min on fei tv and now the video keeps pausing. A couple shots of the crowd and then more pauses. Now it says video not available. Should've saved my money!
                                          Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.

                                          The Grove at Five Points