Posted on January 7, 2011
Can't wait another two years before the 2012 Olympic festivities begin again? Me neither, which is why I'll be tuning in via DISH Network to the 'Progressive Skating and Gymnastics Spectacular' on NBC this Sunday night. When the guys are watching the start of the NFL playoffs, you can finally put your pom poms down ladies and watch other types of athletes in an entertaining performance.Expect to see the following gymnastics champions performing including Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin, Jonathan Horton, Ivan Ivankov and Raj Bhavsar. Skating on the ice will be Olympic gold medalist Evan Lysacek, joined by Meryl Davis and Charlie White, Rachael Flatt and Michael Weiss. Providing the commentary for the 'Progressive Skating and Gymnastics Spectacular' includes Peggy Fleming, Nastia Liukin, Bart Connor and Nadia Comenici. The country music band 'LoneStar' will be on hand to perform their best hits during the spectacular.Look forward to watching America's best athletes in figure skating and gymnastics in HDTV this Sunday, November 9 at 4PM ET. To order DISH Network visit authorized DISH Network retailer, DISH Systems online or call 866-989-3474. To stay up-to-date on DISH Network programming and satellite TV technology find DISH Systems on Twitter and Facebook! Watch last year's performance from gymnast and Olympic gold medalist Nastia Liukin as a preview of what to expect Sunday night on NBC.