Last year, Rally Monte Carlo and the IRC organisers brought the definitions of rally coverage one step forward by including their superb live coverage on Eurosport. This year, they’ll do it even better (as it seems) and cover almost the whole rally live. Just one stage (SS10) will be a little bit delayed. Here are the ways of following the rally…
You can follow the rally live on Eurosport. If you don’t have it in your channels, try out the excellent Eurosport Player – it’s cheap and worth it! Eurosport will cover all stages as follows (times are in CET):
Wednesday 20th of January
11:45-14:00, SS1 Burzet-Lachamp Raphael (27.50 km) + SS2 St Pierreville-Antraigues (46.00 km), Eurosport 2
14:45-16:00, SS3 Burzet-Lachamp Raphael (27.50 km), Eurosport 2
16:00-17:00, SS4 St Pierreville-Antraigues (46.00 km) Eurosport
Thursday 21st of January
10:00-11:45, SS5 Labatie D’Andaure-St Pierre sur Doux (25.30 km) + SS6 St Bonnet-St Bonnet (25.67 km), Eurosport 2
12:15-13:15, SS7 Lamastre-Gilhoc-Alboussière (21.92 km), Eurosport 2
15:15-16:00, SS8 Labatie D’Andaure-St Pierre sur Doux (25.30 km), Eurosport 2
16:00-17:00, SS8 End + SS9 St Bonnet-St Bonnet (25.67 km), Eurosport
19:30-20:00, SS10 Lamastre-Gilhoc-Alboussière (21.92 km), DELAYED, Eurosport 2
23:45-00:15, SS10 Lamastre-Gilhoc-Alboussière (21.92 km), REPEAT, Eurosport
Friday 22nd of January
19:00-20:45, SS12 Peira Cava-La Bollène Vésubie (18.30 km) + SS13 Lantosque-Lucéram (19.13 km), Eurosport
23:00-00:45, SS14 Peira Cava-La Bollène Vésubie (18.30 km) + SS15 Lantosque-Lucéram (19.13 km), Eurosport
Tuesday 26th of January
23:00-23:30, Review: Rally Monte Carlo, Eurosport
Will be present at www.rally-irc.com during the event.
www.rally-irc.com – Official IRC series website
http://www.acm.mc – ACM / The organisers website
http://www.irc-results.com – The IRC results service provided by AutoSport.cz – this seems really nice!
http://www.rallybuzz.com – Good coverage of most things related to IRC and WRC.
This blog – You’re here, so you should know what it is
The IRC organisers have developed a nice iPhone application.
Download it here [ link will launch iTunes ]
Thanks to RallyTheBest for the video.