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.
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
How Rayner Stephens’s Academy has adapted their physical activity provision to work remotely during the coronavirus pandemic
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.
The World Health Organisation have produced new evidence-based recommendations for physical activity and sedentary behaviour
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.
"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."
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.