How to Watch Tokyo Olympics 2020 on Roku

Olympics on Roku

Finally, it’s great news for the sports lover. After the wait of one year, it is officially that Tokyo Olympics 2020 is going to happen in 2021. NBC Sports offers you to stream the full coverage of the Tokyo Olympics games. You can watch from the opening ceremony to the closing ceremony through NBC Sports. The Olympics Games will run from July 23 to August 8 whereas you can watch all events. As we all know, Roku is a great streaming app, you can use it to stream the Olympics games.

All the Olympic games can be streamed on six channels like NBC, USA, NBCSN, CNBC, Golf Channel, and Olympic Channel. All six channels are available on the NBC Sports app.

How to Stream Tokyo Olympics on Roku

[1] Plug your Roku device into the TV HDMI’s port.

[2] Press the Home button and select the Streaming Channels option.

[3] Then, select Search Channels and type the NBC Sports app name.

[4] Choose the NBC Sports app from the search list and click Add channel.

[5] Once installed, you have to activate the NBC Sports app.

How to Activate NBC on Roku to Watch Olympics 2020

[1] You need to launch the installed NBC Sports app on your Roku.

[2] The screen will display the unique activation code on your TV screen.

[3] Now, go to the NBC Sports activation website and type the Activation Code.

[4] Choose the device as Roku and click the Continue button.

Activate NBC to watch Olympics on Roku

[5] The NBC app will get activated successfully and will load up the content. Now, you can stream the Olympics live matches on Roku.

Alternate Ways to Stream Tokyo Olympics on Roku


Hulu offers all the Olympics events in their subscription. With Hulu + Live TV, you can stream all six channels. The subscription starts at $64.99 per month. Apart from the Olympics, you will get Hulu originals and on-demand content. Get Hulu on Roku.


Like Hulu, fuboTV also offers all six channels. Apart from that six channels, you will get more than 100+ live TV channels. fuboTV subscription starts at $64.99 per month. You can also get the Elite pack for $79.99 per month. Install fuboTV on Roku.

YouTube TV

YouTube TV has 85+ live TV channels in the lineup. In that lineup, all six channels are available. With YouTube TV on Roku, you can stream each and every Olympic game with ease.


1. Can I watch the Olympics on Roku?

Yes, you can watch all the Olympics matches live on Roku with the NBC Sports app.

2. Is the Olympic Channel free?

Yes, the Olympic Channel is available for free. But you can’t stream any live matches.