Do you remember when Mr Motivator came to Sunderland?

Here we have a selection of photographs from June 2000 when TV's Mr Motivator brought a colourful look to the Silksworth Sports Complex.

Friday, 2nd June 2017, 11:35 am
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 7:56 pm
Mr Motivator visits Sunderland in June 2000.

He helped get the competitors warmed up for the Tyne and Wear Millennium Youth Games.

The fitness guru flew to the event in a helicopter and was greeted by excited youngsters exchanging high-fives.

Were you at the Tyne and Wear Millenium Youth Games?

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

The day-long event featured teams from five of the region’s counties battling for a place in the national finals, which were due to be held in Southampton in August.

Do you remember the day Mr Motivator landed? Were you taking part? Let us know, we’d love to hear your memories.

Mr Motiavtor, pictured on June 19, 2000, in Sunderland.
Hylton Red House girls' rugby team.
Mr Motivator greets the crowd.
Were you at the Tyne and Wear Millenium Youth Games?
Mr Motiavtor, pictured on June 19, 2000, in Sunderland.
Hylton Red House girls' rugby team.
Mr Motivator greets the crowd.