Sky Sports launches ‘Game Changers’ a new Saturday morning kids show

Sky Sports launches ‘Game Changers’ a new Saturday morning kids show

Sky Sports is to show a new Saturday morning TV programme aimed at children.

‘Game Changers’ – which aims to get more children involved in sport – will feature regular appearances from a host of sports stars and Sky Ambassadors including David Beckham and Jessica Ennis-Hill to inspire kids to participate and get them active.

David Beckham will host football masterclasses during the series and Olympic champion Jessica will have some fun teaching the seven events of a heptathlon.

Broadcast live in front of a live studio audience of young people, the show will be presented by Olympic Gold medallist Darren Campbell and Former Sky Sports Golf presenter Di Dougherty. Paralympic wheelchair rugby captain Steve Brown will be among the show’s reporters.

“We love sport and believe in its power to inspire young people to get active, have fun and learn new skills,” said Barney Francis, Sky Sports managing director.

“Game Changers is the first show of its kind and a brilliant addition to the Sky Sports schedule – I know my own kids will love it. Alongside Sky Sports Living for Sport, Sky Ride and the Sky Sports Scholarships scheme, it’s another demonstration of our commitment to all levels of sport from elite level to grass roots.”

Game Changers will be broadcast live in a regular slot on Sky Sports 1 at 9am on Saturdays. The first show is on 17 August 2013.

Updated: Wednesday 17 July 2013
Carabao Cup 2018/19 – Second Round Draw – Live TV Coverage on Sky Sports

The second round draw of Carabao Cup 2018/19 will take place later today, live on Sky Sports. The draw will be held at the Stadium of Light ahead of Sunderland’s Round One clash against Sheffield Wednesday. Pundits Mick McCarthy and Chris Waddle will conduct the…

Yeovil Town v Aston Villa – Carabao Cup 2018 – Live TV Coverage on Sky Sports

Sky Sports will broadcast live Carabao Cup action this week as the first round gets underway. Yeovil Town host Aston Villa on Tuesday evening at Huish Park, as the League Two outfit entertain the Championship visitors. This is the first-ever meeting between the sides, and…

Manchester United v Leicester City – Live TV Coverage on Sky Sports

The 2018-19 Premier League season gets underway this evening as Manchester United host Leicester City. Coverage of this opening match of the season takes place at Old Trafford, and will be shown exclusively live on Sky Sports’ Friday Night Football. Despite a second-placed finish last…