School Tournament and Junior Football Tournament to Celebrate Sandwell Olympic Torch Relay

Over the last few weeks, Centre Spot as part of the Gold Silver Bronze Project, a project which seeks to provide 2012 hours of sports coaching, competition and volunteering opportunities have organised a series of School Sports Competitions for Primary and Secondary Schools in Sandwell and Birmingham.

The competitions saw over 200 children taking part in Athletics, Football and Basketball. To build on the excitement of the London 2012 Games and the torch passing through Sandwell on 30th June 2012, Centre Spot in partnership with Goals Soccer Centre also organised a Junior Football Tournament for young people age 13-16 years old.

Manny Abbeyquaye, Director of Centre Spot said “The Tournament is part of our Inspire Mark project, and also double up as a Street Games Neighbourhood Festival, we are delighted to be part of the torch relay celebration as we all countdown to the Olympics”

Lee Downing of Goals Dudley added “We are very pleased to be part of the celebrations of the Olympic Torch passing through Sandwell and cannot wait for the London 2012 Games.”