Free sports event for young people

YOUNGSTERS in North Tyneside are being invited to take part in a free sports day at Churchill Playing Fields in Whitley Bay.

NOTAN are hosting on Sunday, February 12, in partnership with Sport North Tyneside, a disability athletics participation and training day, with young people aged 9-20 from across the region invited to attend.

The day is open to participants from all disability groups and of all standards.

There will be an opportunity to try athletics or improve existing skills as the training is linked to the county, regional and national qualifying events in 2012.

The cost of the event is free and runs from 11am until 3pm – lunch is from 12.30pm to 1.15pm.

To register, e-mail the NOTAN co-ordinator at or call Victoria on 07807 039541 or Karen Lewis-Archer on (0191) 643 7465.