David Weir launches academy

Paralympic hero David Weir and his coach Jenny Archer will today announce the launch of a new cycling academy.

The Weir Archer academy at Kingsmeadow Athletics Stadium in Kingston Upon Thames hopes to unearth future talent while bringing investment to the arena.

It will support future paralympics in achieving their goals, particularly those who do not yet have funding from UK Sport.

David Weir hopes his London 2012 legacy will live on

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Sports academy launched

Six-times Paralympic gold medallist David Weir and Sunday Times Woman Coach of the Year 2012 Jenny Archer will launch the Weir Archer Academy at the Surrey County.