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.
Greater Manchester's leisure and healthcare sectors join together to support cancer patients with trailblazing programme, Prehab4Cancer
A new set of leaflets have been created to provide guidance to parents and carers to support their children’s physical development, from birth through to starting school.
YLOC members take their skills and passion to join youth panel on the national bite back campaign to help improve children's health
Greater Manchester resident Nardia Joy embraced lockdown as an opportunity to become more active and find ways to keep her life busy
Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic numerous organisations have been conducting research and exploring the implications of the pandemic and lockdown on a number of factors, including physical activity.
"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."