SportPark officially opens!

With just 400 days to go to the start of the London 2012 Games, LOCOG Chairman Lord Sebastian Coe made a return to Loughborough University today (23 June) to open SportPark, designed by David Morley Architects. Former Olympian Lord Coe, a graduate from the University, was joined by current Olympian and World diving Champion Tom Daley to officially open the building, described as 'a landmark for sport'. SportPark is the state of the art home to many of the country’s top national governing bodies including swimming, volleyball, and wheelchair basketball. They share the building with a number of national sports partners including Sport England and the Youth Sport Trust. Read More