2012 OLYMPICS: Watch Your Favorite Local Athletes LIVE! Get Your Schedule Here
SPOKANE, Wash. - There are five different athletes from the Spokane area that are competing in the London Olympics: Amanda Furrer, Bernard Lagat, Brad Walker, Eric Uplagrafft, Sandra Uptagrafft. You can watch their events right here on KHQ…here is that detailed information.
If you would like to watch Amanda Furrer, she is going to be competing in the 50 meter rifle. This is her first Olympics and her big day is Saturday, August 4th. The qualification round starts at 1 AM PST, and if she makes finals, you can watch her live on NBCOlympics.com at 4:45 AM later that day.
If you are a fan of Bernard Lagat, you can catch his qualification round live online at 2:00 AM on Wednesday, August 8th. Lagat will be running in the 5,000 meter dash. If Lagat makes it to the final round, you can watch him live at 11:30 AM Saturday, August 11th online.
You can also watch Brad Walker's event live online. You can watch him try to qualify for the finals for pole vaulting at 2:00 AM Wednesday, August 8th live online. If he makes the finals, you can watch him try to vault for the gold at 11 AM on Friday, August 10th live online.
If you would like to watch Eric Uplagrafft, his event, the 50m Rifle will be on Friday, August 3rd. The qualification round will be at 1 AM, with the finals at 4:00 AM later that day. You can watch the finals online live on NBCOlympics.com
You can watch his wife, Sandra Uplagrafft on Sunday as she competes in the 10m Air Pistol. The qualifiers are at 1:00 AM and if she makes it to the final round, you can watch that live at 3:45 AM on the same day. Her second event, the 25m Pistol will be on Sunday, August 1st. The qualifying round will be at 1 AM, with the finals at 7:30 AM. You can watch the finals live online as well.