If you were gripped by the amazing summer of sport we have just
enjoyed and feel inspired to get more active, then take a look at
the wide range of sports clubs that are available locally. London
2012 may also have made you consider getting into sports coaching
or perhaps becoming a volunteer in sport. If so, then the Vale
of Glamorgan Council's sports and play development team can help.
Find out more.
Teen swimming star Ieuan Lloyd, sailor Hannah Mills, boxer
Andrew Selby, swimming hero David Davies, cyclist Nicole Cooke and
discus thrower Brett Morse were all selected for Team GB
at the London 2012 Olympics. Congratulations to them all, and in
particular Hannah Mills for her fantastic silver medal. Read more
about the Vale of Glamorgan's Olympians.
Thousands of you lined the streets of Dinas Powys, Barry and
Barry Island on the morning of Saturday 26 May to welcome the
London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay as it passed through the Vale of
Glamorgan on day eight of its journey around the country. it was a
morning to remember and you can relive it here. Read about the torch
Find out who carried the flame through the Vale of Glamorgan.
Nominated by someone they know, Saturday 26 May was their moment to
shine as they were watched by friends, family, local people and
millions of TV viewers across the world!
All of the torchbearers have a fantastic story to tell - find
out why they were chosen for this once-in-a-lifetime event!