BBC Home
Explore the BBC

CBBC

UK

Last Updated: Thursday March 26 2009 18:56 GMT

Plan to protect playing fields

Pupils playing rugby on a playing field

Cannot play media. Sorry, this media is not available in your territory.

One of the country's best athletes, Mo Farah, has been telling us how his school playing field helped him make it to the top.

But lots of you don't have one to train on because they keep being sold off to builders.

Gavin's been finding out about new rules which should help to protect them.