#KeepMoving

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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Funding available to support veterans to move more

By GreaterSport | 14 May 2021

Funding has become available to set up and deliver sustainable physical activity opportunities for veterans and their families

Effective work across and between sectors in action

By GM Moving | 12 May 2021

A real life example of how Tameside Council, applied the GM Moving Local Pilot Enabler of Change 'effective work across and between sectors' in their work

New strategy launched as poll findings reveal pandemic impact

By Activity Alliance | 12 May 2021

New findings published today by national charity Activity Alliance reveal the growing impact of the pandemic on disabled people

The importance of finding time for you

By GreaterSport | 11 May 2021

Former member of the armed forces Ady Hazlehurst found the Moving Forces Connect programme helped him to put new daily routines in place, building foundations on positive ways to improve his overall wellbeing.

How covid adapted Lesley's activity habits

By GreaterSport | 06 May 2021

The negative affect of the COVID-19 pandemic on physical activity levels is widespread. Yet there are many who have gone against the trend and found ways to increase their activities.

Moving Forces Connect supporting Veteran's Mental wellbeing

By GreaterSport | 06 May 2021

Army veteran Michael Whitehead took part in GreaterSport’s Moving Forces Connect programme, applying the techniques he learned to his everyday life to benefit his mental wellbeing.

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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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