David Weir: 'We needed to do something for the future'

Paralympic gold medallist David Weir told ITV London that he had thought about launching the Weir Archer Academy at the Beijing Olympics in 2008. Weir said that "we needed to do something for the future".

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Olympic sports legacy verdict

It's almost a year since the Olympics and its sporting legacy appears to be dwindling. A survey by the Smiths Institute has found that the number of school children taking part in sport has fallen.