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22 November

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Liverpool gears up for Olympics

Liverpool gears up for Olympics

Liverpool Watersports Centre's staff will be in attendance at this Sunday's free Festival of Olympic Sports - held at the Echo Arena.

On 22nd January, from 11am to 5pm, attendees will be given the chance to meet the city's past and present sporting stars including Olympic bronze medallists Steve Smith (High Jump) and Steve Parry (Swimming), World gymnastics champion Beth Tweddle, Senior British Gymnastics Champion Hannah Whelan and table tennis player Mark Palmer who competed in the 2000 Sydney Paralympics.

There will also be the opportunity to try taster sessions and watch demonstrations which will give people of all ages the chance to try out over twenty Olympic and Paralympics sports including: volleyball, karate, fencing, judo and handball.

So if your new year resolution to get fit is beginning to wane, why not pop along on Sunday where you'll find inspirational athletes...and you may even discover a new sport to take up during this historical year!

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