8 August 2014 Last updated at 18:18

Transplant Games: Natalie Kerr's recovery from life-threatening illness

Double lung transplant survivor Natalie Kerr tells BBC Sport the inspiring story of how recovered from a life-threatening illness to compete at the national Transplant Games. 

Kerr, 32, is one of 750 inspirational athletes taking part in the four-day event, which this year is being held in Bolton.

Athletes from all over the country will be competing in sports including swimming, tennis, golf, archery and athletics.

To find out more about how the Transplant games are helping people of all ages, see about the event at Newsround .

If Natalie's story has inspired you to get active, take a look through our activity guides and find the game for you.