On behalf of the Leader of Leeds City Council, Councillor James Lewis, we are delighted to inform you about an exciting event – Team Yorkshire The Homecoming!
Olympic and Paralympic heroes will be given a homecoming to remember with a major event at the Leeds First Direct Arena on October 10. Olympians and Paralympians will take to the stage to talk about their exploits in an event hosted by 2016 Olympic medallist Nile Wilson and sports broadcaster Tanya Arnold.
Athletes attending include Jess Learmonth, Jonny Brownlee, Georgia Taylor-Brown, Jack Laugher MBE and Hannah Cockroft MBE among many others – with more athletes being confirmed daily.
Channel 4, who have just setup home in Leeds, are supporting the event – which will take place on Sunday October 10 from 3-5pm.
The event will include live entertainment including headline Yorkshire act, Starlights, along with Phoenix Dance, Yorkshire Prose live poetry and other fantastic acts.
Hull City Council have reserved an allocation of FREE tickets for community grassroots sports clubs and as such, you are invited to book up to 2 free tickets through the link below. The FREE ticket allocation is limited and will be operated on a first come, first served basis therefore if you would like to attend, please book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment! You are welcome to share this opportunity with your club members and volunteers however, we kindly request that you do not publish it on social media.
I can get 2 free tickets to Team Yorkshire The Homecoming in Leeds, welcoming back sports stars from the area who were in the Olympics and Paralympics…
If any of our members fancy going on the club’s behalf, let me know asap and we can arrange the tickets…