Today a couple of mentees took part in the Met-Track Athletics at the Ladywell Arena. Rymel and Andre were coached by Team GB sprinter James Ellington on 100m sprinting and long jump.
Met-Track at the Ladywell Arena is every Wednesday from 4.30pm sharp to 6pm and is one of the many Urban Synergy Summer Events. Met-Track aims to offer sport as the healthy alternative in life to young people who might not otherwise necessarily get the opportunity. For more details, visit the Met-Track website A video is also available via YouTube, it’s …
The Met-Track scheme started back in 2005 in Bexley Borough and is now in Lewisham borough offering weekly athletics sessions every wednesday until the end of the year
Urban Synergy were invited to Scotland Yard, to learn about Met-Track a scheme run by the Met Police to encourage young people to engage in athletics.