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Youngsters to benefit from Olympian's excellence programme

Fresh from her role as a key ambassador and pundit throughout the Olympic Games, Dame Kelly Holmes has spoke of her excitement for her upcoming on Island Sporting Excellence Programme.

Over 50 selected athletes who have demonstrated real potential in a range of sporting activities have been invited to join the programme.

The Olympic gold medallist designed the programme to find the sports stars of the future, with former pupil Jade Jones winning gold in the Tae Kwondo Olympic event..

Kelly will be in the Isle of Man to meet and inspire athletes and coaches, and present the first event herself.

The two day educational camp will be held at the NSC on the 6th and 7th October.


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