The sun failed to shine but even the rain couldn't dampen the enthusiasm as TyneMet's sports clubs gathered to showcase their talents and raise funds for kids with cancer at the annual Summer Fun Day.

The gymnasts led the way, showing that a discipline tipped to rank amongst the most eye-catching at next summer's London Olympics continues to go from strength to strength on North Tyneside.

There was an impressive turnout across the board as TyneMet's staff and students opened their doors to the public. And those on hand to demonstrate their skills did not disappoint.

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Olympic and Paralympics Day

Students from TyneMet and Queen Alex have been involved in a special Olympic and Paralympic Day at the college, (Tuesday 14 December).

They all gathered in the Coast Road sports centre to take part in activities including Wheelchair Basketball, Wheelchair Rugby and Visually Impaired Football.

NESA coach Matt Green said: This is an opportunity for students to get coaching in paralympic sports to see how tough it is to play at the top level and learn how to get around in the wheelchairs and get to grips with the rules of the game."

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TyneMet Sports Awards 2010

Celebrating top sporting talent and great personal achievement was the theme at this year's sports awards at TyneMet College.

Staff, students, key partners and special guests celebrated the end of another fantastic sporting year at TyneMet, which saw a huge number of individual and team successes.

The event was also a chance for the college to say thank you to all those who contribute so positively to sport at TyneMet College and the North East Sports Academy.

Published: 01 Dec 2010

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