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Thomas gives support to Student Games

Former GB athlete Iwan Thomas joined North Yorkshir's swimmer Jo Jackson to help launch the inaugural British Universities and Colleges National Championships which will be held in Sheffield next February.

The event will be the largest annual multi-sport event in the country and will see approximately 6,000 student athletes compete across 12 sports at Sheffield's world class facilities.

Team GB stars launch Universities Championships

Past & present GB sports stars launch Universities Championships Credit: Chris Dawkes

Team GB swimmer Jo Jackson, from Northallerton and former Team GB 400m

runner Iwan Thomas have launched the inaugural British Universities

and Colleges National Championships which will be held in Sheffield

from 22-24 February 2013. The event will be the largest annual

multi-sport event in the country and will see approximately 6000

student athletes compete across 12 sports at Sheffield's world class

facilities.

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