Your invitation to be part of Team GB for a day


Hassocks Sports Centre is taking part in ‘I Am Team GB’, billed as the nation’s biggest sports day, on Saturday August 27.

The national event, which is being run by The National Lottery and ITV, supported by the British Olympic Association, will see the leisure centre open for a day of events and taster sessions, most of them free of charge.

Ivan Horsfall Turner, MD of Freedom Leisure which operates the leisure centre, said: “Freedom Leisure are extremely proud to be supporting the ‘I Am Team GB Sports Day’, because not only are we incredibly proud of our team out in Rio, but also of the local communities our centres serve! This day is the opportunity for our centres to open their doors and welcome in local residents who may not have tried these activities before.”

ITV has announced that it will encourage attendance by switching off transmission for an hour at 9.30am, across all seven of its TV channels.

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