NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, selected Leyard to provide fine pitch LED video walls for its production of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, held in PyeongChang, South Korea, February 8-25.
Leyard provided three Leyard TWS Series LED video walls for the set within the International Broadcast Center. The Leyard video walls include a 43-foot wide by 13-foot tall video wall comprised of 196 displays, a 16-foot wide by 8-foot tall video wall comprised of 36 displays, and three 4-foot wide by 7-foot tall video walls in an athlete interview area.
"We're thrilled we were able to showcase the latest Leyard LED displays within our PyeongChang studio," says Michael Sheehan, Coordinating Director, NBC Olympics. "The seamless integration of the Leyard technology within our scenic design enhanced the way we covered and presented stories within our studio programing."
Says Adam Schmidt, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Leyard International, "The Leyard video walls provided a stunning backdrop to NBC's broadcast coverage of the Games, helping to enhance the visual impact of the world's largest sporting event."