Bolton 2012 Games
Wednesday 25 July to Thursday 30 August
The Bolton 2012 Games is a summer-long festival of sport open to all young people aged 8-14 in Bolton and the surrounding districts. The games will offer children and young people a 'taster' of all Olympic, Paralympic and Special Olympic sports.
The Bolton 2012 Games Opening Ceremony took place in Victoria Square on Wednesday 25 July. Hundreds of children took part in the event as the Mayor of Bolton, Cllr Guy Harkin, raised the official Games flag. You will be able to see the Games flag above the Town Hall for the duration of the Games, until the 30 August.
Listen to the official Bolton 2012 Games Anthem
The Games Anthem is titled 'Chasing Down the Sun.' The words have been written by Liverpool poet Terry Caffrey and the music written by Steve Pickett, Education Director at the Halle Orchestra.
If you missed the Opening Ceremony, here's the video highlights
Please see the full calendar of events and download the PDF to see all the events you can take part in over the summer.
For further information about the Games and to book onto an event please contact Bolton Lads and Girls Club on 01204 540100.