#KeepGMMoving

We've pulled together a wide range of things that you, your family and you colleagues can do to keep moving during Covid-19. We've also collated guidance and support for those working and volunteering within the sector who may need our help and support during this time.

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Changing Lives through Physical Activity and Sport to help make Greater Manchester the most active region in England

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About GreaterSport

GreaterSport is a high performing charity passionate about changing lives through physical activity and sport. Our vision is to make Greater Manchester the most active region in England. We are also the Active Partnership for Greater Manchester, one of a network across the country who work collaboratively to create the conditions for an active nation and use the power of sport and physical activity to transform live.

Our mission is to get 2 million people in Greater Manchester moving by 2021, see how we are progressing.

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See what's happening in Greater Manchester

Increases in children’s physical activity levels stunted by coronavirus pandemic

By GreaterSport | 15 January 2021

The latest Active Lives Children and Young People data shows the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on children's activity levels with a 5.6% decrease in children that are active from 12 months ago

Astley Sports Village moves online to keep Tameside’s teenagers moving at home

By GreaterSport | 14 January 2021

How Rayner Stephens’s Academy has adapted their physical activity provision to work remotely during the coronavirus pandemic

Greater Manchester Moving Strategy Refresh 2021 – GM Moving in Action

By GreaterSport | 13 January 2021

A refresh of GM Moving is planned for 2021. We need to refresh, refocus, re-energise and adapt our collective approach in the context of the pandemic, inequalities and for the long term future.

New World Health Organisation guidelines for physical activity and sedentary behaviour

By GreaterSport | 09 December 2020

The World Health Organisation have produced new evidence-based recommendations for physical activity and sedentary behaviour

Information campaign to help older people keep well this winter

By GreaterSport | 03 December 2020

A coalition of public service organisations, charities and older people’s groups is this week launching a new information campaign to support older people to keep well this winter.

There’s never been a better time to try riding in winter

By GreaterSport | 03 December 2020

Love to Ride are running two winter cycling promos to encourage you to ride over the next two months.

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"Sporting Equals' research project with GreaterSport yielded really useful insights into BAME communities and participation in sport and physical activity. GreaterSport's expertise and knowledge was important to help gain information and intelligence that helped to inform practice and delivery going forward."

Nik Trivedi Head of Consultancy, Sporting Equals.

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Senior Active Communities Communications and Marketing Officer

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We’re looking for an experienced marketing and social media savvy communications professional to join our award winning Communications and Marketing and Public Health Teams, who is passionate about the role that physical activity can play in transforming lives.

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