In September 2007, an agreement was signed by Peter Abraham, Lord Mayor of Bristol and Kip Keino, Chair of The Kenyan Olympic Committee confirming that Bristol will act as hosts to the Kenyan Olympic team during their Pre Games preparations for London 2012. Umoja, The Bristol-Kenya Partnership was subsequently set up as a charity whose goal would be to create and manage initiatives and events inspired by Olympic ideals, to foster meaningful and lasting sporting, educational, cultural and commercial links between Bristol and Kenya.
All eyes are on Bristol as we prepare to welcome the Kenyan Olympic and Paralympic teams to our city for their pre-Games camps this summer. Click here for what's on >>
There are already some great projects underway that are changing people’s lives, both in Bristol and in Kenya. Click here for more information >>