College learners had a spring in their step after meeting triple jump world champion Phillips Idowu.

The European Athlete of the Year joined the students at the launch of a £150,000 adiZone in Victoria Park, next to Smethwick Campus.

After posing for pictures with the students and signing autographs, Phillips showed off his talents by shooting some basketball hoops and trying out other gym equipment.

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