Sports participation

MQT on 2007-11-14
Session date: 
November 14, 2007
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor


Given the importance of using the 2012 Games to increase sports participation in London, will the role of Sport Participation and Legacy Manager be filled beyond the current 6 month secondment to LOCOG of Sport England's Senior Client Manager?


Answer for Sports participation

Answer for Sports participation

Answered By: 
The Mayor

It is LOCOG's intention to have someone in this post through to the games in 2012. The initial agreement with Sport England was to have their secondee in post for the first 6 months and LOCOG are looking to review and extend this agreement in the New Year.