2 million people in Greater Manchester moving by 2021

Greater Manchester charity changing lives through physical activity and sport.

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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 have some core responsibilities supported by Sport England.

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

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2019 Greater Manchester Sports Awards shines a spotlight on physical activity and sporting success across the region

By GreaterSport | 15 November 2019

Greater Manchester Champions crowned as sport and physical activity across the region was celebrated

HGA Creative celebrating the unsung heroes of physical activity and sport

By GreaterSport | 14 November 2019

HGA Creative are sponsoring the Unsung Hero Award at the 2019 Greater Manchester Sports Awards.

Activity levels across Greater Manchester boroughs released

By GreaterSport | 14 November 2019

Following the latest release of Sport England's Active Lives Survey, we have received and analysed the activity levels within each of Greater Manchester's boroughs

Emirates Old Trafford celebrate the volunteers who help make sport and physical activity happen

By GreaterSport | 13 November 2019

Emirates Old Trafford are sponsoring the Volunteer of the Year Award at the 2019 Greater Mannchester Sports Awards.

That Counts! team of agencies are celebrating those getting Greater Manchester Moving

By GreaterSport | 12 November 2019

That Counts! team of agencies are sponsoring the Greater Manchester Mayor's Award at the Greater Manchester Sports Awards

Finalists announced for the 2019 Active Workplace of the Year Award

By GreaterSport | 11 November 2019

This award recognises an employer for making a difference to their employees levels of activity during the working day.

Greater Manchester: Walking Courses

By Greater Manchester: Walking

Find out about courses, workshops and events and how to get involved to support Greater Manchester Walking

ILM Leadership & Management Level 5 (Award)

By Pulse Training and Development

This programme develops the knowledge skills and behaviours demanded of leaders today in an interactive and practical way.

NSPCC 'Time to Listen' Course

By British Wrestling

Time to Listen is a 3-hour course for Club Welfare Officers (CWO)

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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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We are looking to recruit 10 Apprentices, who will commence after this academic year starting in Summer 2020 working at various OCL facilities including Chadderton, Failsworth, Oldham, Royton and Saddleworth.

Community Netball Coach

Active Communities Network

Community Netball coach wanted to support open access session for young people aged 12-16 years

Trafford Swimming Teacher Recruitment Academy

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Would you like to become a swimming teacher? The academy gives aspiring teachers the opportunity to receive part-funded training, mentoring, and be matched with an employer.

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