How to follow the 2021 Olympics in streaming for free?

The Tokyo Olympics are now on! You can obviously watch them live on television. But it is also possible to follow them in streaming. And this for free. We explain to you.

Tokyo olympic games

Will France manage to collect a decent harvest of medals at the Tokyo Olympics? We will soon be able to find out since the opening ceremony of the 2021 Olympic Games is taking place this Friday. What to start hostilities! Note that some collective events have already started like football and softball. Led by Thauvin and Gignac, the Blues were however devastated 4-1 by Mexico in their first match. Hopefully the rest of the competition will be more positive for the French delegation.

Anyway, be aware that it is possible to follow the competition live on television on the channels of the France Televisions group and on Eurosport. But if you don’t have a TV, you can also watch the different events for free in streaming.

How to watch the 2021 Olympics streaming?

On the France Télévisions website

The flagship events of the Tokyo Olympics will be streamed on the websites of the France Télévisions group. To access it, all you have to do is create an account, indicating in particular their e-mail address, date of birth, department and a password. The manipulation will take you barely a minute. Once done, you will immediately have direct access for free. Here are the different distribution channels:

On Molotov TV

Molotov TV is a French streaming platform that allows you to watch live television. There is a paid plan including 70 channels, hundreds of movies, cloud recording and offline playback. But the service is also available in a free version. Which will allow you to access 36 live channels including all the channels of the France Televisions group.

In short, it is a very practical alternative that will allow you to watch the Olympic Games while staying on the same application. Here is a link to download it. Note that the Molotov TV app is also available on the Play Store and on the App Store.

South Salto

As a reminder, Salto is a French streaming platform that allows you to watch films and series on demand. You can also watch live some TV channels from the audiovisual groups behind its creation. Namely TF1, M6 and… France Télévisions. However, you must subscribe 6.99 euros per month to access the service. But you get a first month free when you register. Ideal for watching the Olympics and discovering the programs offered by Salto. You can register here.


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