London 2012: Gymnast Beth Tweddle inspires future sport stars

  • 15 February 2012

Gymnast Beth Tweddle, three-time world champion, is hoping to inspire athletes of the future at a new academy in Liverpool.

Beth was the first ever British gymnast to win a medal at both the World and European Championships, and was British national champion seven years in a row.

Even though she's got this year's Olympics to focus on, she's found time to train young gymnasts in the making.

Newsround's Hayley went to meet Beth to find out more...