Schwarzenegger backs London Olympics sports plan
Arnold Schwarzenegger and London Mayor Boris Johnson have teamed
up for a promotional campaign aimed at boosting sports
participation in the capital heading into the 2012 Olympics.
Schwarzenegger, a former Mr. Universe and governor of
California, met with Johnson on Thursday to discuss physical
fitness and the Olympics.
Johnson says ”we can’t all be Mr. Universe, but we can all be a
bit more active.”
Johnson announced a further $3.2 million of funding for
community sports projects around London.
Schwarzenegger also met with Sebastian Coe, head of the Olympic
The former Hollywood star says ”everyone needs inspiration and
the Olympics are the ultimate inspiration. I will definitely be
here to see the Olympics in 2012.”