He spoke to amateur boxers at the event in Station Road, Slough, who put on demonstrations for visitors.
A five-a-side football tournament and zumba class were also run through the day with the facilities open to the public to view.
The new centre is part of East Berkshire College's £16m improvement project at Langley College.
The centre features a multi-purpose sports hall, a gym, dance studio, sports science lab and changing rooms. The new facility will also provide the local community with public use of new sports amenities from September.
For the full story and more pictures see Friday's Observer