• Coach helping a child cycle

    Sport England partners with Open University for free online course

    ​The Open University has been awarded £38,500 by Sport England to develop a free online course for those who train, mentor or develop the skills of sports coaches, officials, instructors and activity leaders.

    By GreaterSport ,
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    GreaterSport’s work with The Proud Trust shortlisted for national award

    We’re delighted that our work with The Proud Trust to get young LGBT people in Greater Manchester more physically active has been shortlisted for The Creative Partnership Award at the Community Sport and Recreation Awards.

    By GreaterSport ,
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    GreaterSport are first Active Communities CSP rated Excellent by Quest

    Quest is supported by Sport England and is widely recognised as a leading continuous improvement model designed by the sector, for the sector.

    By GreaterSport ,
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    Active Ageing in Rochdale

    The Active Ageing project in Rochdale has successfully brought people together in becoming active and socially engaged thanks to funding from Sport England and GreaterSport.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Swimming teacher supporting visually impaired man in swimming pool

    New report highlighting demand for more inclusive training

    ​New research released by Activity Alliance highlights a demand for greater training in delivering activities to disabled people. The report indicates a need for more direct, practical guidance on adapting sports.

    By GreaterSport ,
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    Greater Manchester Walking

    In May we will be running the 2019 Greater Manchester Walking Festival! Our wish is to showcase and publicise all the great walking opportunities and groups there are in Greater Manchester and to encourage people to walk more and more often.

    By Caz Whittle,