The 23rd edition of the Winter Olympics is kicking off on February 9th, in PyeongChang, South Korea. Athletes from around the world will pour into this wonderful city to represent their country while competing for Olympic medals.
Below in our guide, we have provided detailed steps on how to watch Winter Olympics 2018 on Kodi with and without a subscription. You can also watch Winter Olympics 2018 Live online from anywhere if you haven’t installed Kodi on your system.
Winter Olympics 2018 Kodi Addons with Subscription
- NBC Sports Live Extra
- SportsNet Now
- Sports Illustrated
Winter Olympics 2018 Kodi Addons without Subscription
- iPlayer WWW
- Boom Add-on
- Eurosport Player
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Winter Olympics 2018 Opening and Closing Ceremony
The opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics PyeongChang will begin on Friday, February 9th at 8:00 pm Korean Standard Time. New York City is 14 hours behind South Korea, so if you want to tune-in in the US, you simply want to watch the opening ceremony at 6:00 am.
The closing ceremony for the Winter Olympics will be performed on Sunday, February 25th.
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How to Watch Winter Olympics 2018 on CBC Official Kodi Add-on (No Subscription Required)
CBC Olympics is an official Kodi add-on from CBC itself. You can stream Live Olympics 2018 sports and highlights. It is a free viewing Kodi add-on and does not require a subscription. However, you won’t be able to stream live unless you have a VPN for Kodi. CBC is a Canadian channel and you require a Canadian IP to stream matches. A Kodi VPN will provide you a Canadian IP.
Step 1: Launch Kodi on your system > Go to Settings (Gear-shaped) icon > Now tap on File Manager option
Step 2: Scroll down below and double click on Add Source > Tap on ‘None’
Step 3: Copy/Paste the URL http://fusion.tvaddons.co/ > Select OK
Step 4: Now at the bottom of the box type the name of the repository i.e. TV Addons > Select OK to close the box
Step 5: Go back to Kodi Home > Click on Add-ons > Tap on the Box-icon above
Step 6: Choose Install from Zip File option > Select TV Addons
Step 7: Now tap on Kodi-Repos > Then select English > Scroll down and select repository.xbmchub-3.0.0.zip > Now wait for the repository to install
Step 8: Choose Install from Repository > Click on TVAddons.co Add-on Repository
Step 9: Click on Video Add-ons > Select CBC Olympics > Hit Install
Step 10: To watch Winter Olympics Live 2018, go back to Kodi Home > Add-ons > Video Add-ons > Then select CBC Olympics from the list
Step 11: You will see many options categorized by Sports and date. Streaming anything from this Kodi add-on will only work if you have a Kodi VPN. Changing your IP address to Canada’s IP will allow you to stream Olympics 2018. Otherwise, it will give you the Check Log Error.
How to Watch Winter Olympics 2018 on Official Kodi Addon (Subscription Fee)
Before you proceed with the installation; you should know that NBC Sports will only be available to US residents or on US IPs in particular. In order to unblock NBC Sports, you need to use and VPN with US IP.
Step 1: Launch Kodi on your system > Go to Add-ons
Step 2: Now click on Box-icon on top-left corner
Step 3: Select Install from Repository option > Then scroll down to select Kodi Add-on Repository
Step 4: Here you will see many options, now select Video Add-ons > Now click on NBC Sports Live Extra > Hit Install
Step 5: To view the add-on, you must go back to Kodi Main Menu > Select Add-ons > Click on Video Add-ons > NBC Sports Live Extra
Step 6: Click on Live & Upcoming > Click on Watch the Olympic Channel > It will ask for the authorization of device, click YES
Step 7: It will ask you to visit NBC Sports Activate Website where you need to enter the code also provided in the box
Step 8: Once you have entered the information and subscribed to NBC Sports, you can watch the Winter Olympics on Kodi 2018 on Kodi
How to Watch Winter Olympics 2018 on Kodi Krypton Version 17.6 (Without Subscription)
Step 1: Launch Kodi Krypton > Go to Add-ons section > Now scroll down to the Downloads section
Step 2: Click on Video Add-ons > Then tap on iPlayer WWW > Now Hit Install
Step 3: To view Winter Olympics 2018, go back to Kodi Main Menu > Then Add-ons > Select Video Add-ons
Step 4: Now tap on iPlayer WWW Kodi add-on
Step 5: Here you will be presented with many BBC channels. Now if you live outside UK, pressing any channel will prompt a notification ‘BBC iPlayer TV programmes are available to play in UK only’.
Step 6: Upon connecting to a Kodi VPN that are provided in the table, you can connect to a UK server and stream Winter Olympics from one of the BBC channels. No subscription is needed as BBC is the free-to-air broadcaster.
How to Watch Winter Olympics 2018 on Kodi Jarvis Version 16 (Without Subscription)
Step 1: Open Kodi Jarvis > Click on System
Step 2: Now select Add-ons > Then click on Install from Repository
Step 3: Select Kodi Add-on Repository > Find and select Video Add-ons > Now click on iPlayer WWW > Press Install
Step 4: Now go to Kodi Home > Open iPlayer WWW > Many BBC channels will appear before you, but if you live outsidethe UK and click on any of these channels, an error will appear that will suggest that BBC iPlayer only works in the UK.
Step 5: If you select any VPN provider from the table provided in this guide, and connect to a UK server, then it would stream the channel perfectly.
How to Watch Winter Olympics 2018 on FireStick
FireStick viewers either can watch directly on their FireStick device by following our guide on how to watch Winter Olympics 2018 on FireStick, or users can watch on Kodi using FireStick device.
By following the same installation steps as provided for the Krypton and Jarvis version, FireStick users can watch Winter Olympics 2018 live. Install Kodi on FireStick device if you want to watch Winter Olympics 2018 and secure yourselves with VPN for firestick.
So, How Does Winter Olympics 2018 Medals Look Like?
Lee Suk-woo is the medal designer for this Winter Olympics. These medals will be won by athletes who have put hard work and dedication to their entire life. They will cherish these medals for all the years to come.
Official Mascot for Winter Olympics 2018
White Tiger, Soohorang is the official mascot for 2018 Winter Olympics. Why a White Tiger? Because, in Korean mythology and culture, a white tiger represents a symbol of trust, strength, and protection.
Winter Olympics 2018 Official Broadcasters/Channels
Winter Olympics is amongst the biggest event in the sports industry, and it is broadcasted all around the world. There are official broadcasters that shows live events from South Korea on your TV cable, while other broadcasters show live events online.
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Winter Olympics 2018 Schedule
To keep up with all your favorite Winter Olympic sports 2018, check out the schedule from its official website. Try stay updated with Winter Olympics 2018 and do not miss any of your favorite game.
The Wrap Up
Winter Olympics 2018 will be held in the wonderful city of PyeongChang in South Korea. The opening ceremony will take place on 9th February while the closing ceremony will take place on 25th February. In this guide, we provided a detailed steps on how to watch Winter Olympics 2018 on Kodi. So, enjoy all the live action from South Korea!