• Greater Manchester Active Ageing

    GLL study: older people turning to exercise for mental health boost

    A study commissioned by leisure operator GLL compared the exercise habits of 2,000 people across all age groups and the various factors that affect their levels of activity.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • The Daily Mile in action

    ​More needs to be done to enable disabled people to be active

    Following on from new research which was based on the outcomes of the Get Yourself Active programme, it has been reinforced the sport and physical activity sector need to do more to enable disabled people to become more active.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Web agency required to create our new GM Walking Website

    GM Moving are looking for an agency to work with us to develop a new GM Walking website. A platform for local community providers to raise public awareness of existing local assets.

    By Caz Whittle,
  • Greater Manchester Shool Games

    Minister for Sport Mims Davies pledges to increase participation numbers among girls and women

    ​The Minister for Sport, Mims Davies, has this week vowed to increase the number of females participating in sport stating that it will be one of the ‘cornerstones’ that the government will be driving as they look to increase sports participation.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Group walking through Manchester during a #GMDailyMile

    Greater Manchester businesses urged to move more and follow hundreds of local schools in joining The Daily Mile

    Greater Manchester celebrates one year on from announcing its commitment to become the world’s first Daily Mile city-region

    By GreaterSport ,
  • 2019 GM walking festival logo

    Back for the 5th year: Greater Manchester Walking Festival 1st-31st May 2019

    ​No matter whether you’re a stroller, roamer, shuffler, moocher or a marcher the Greater Manchester Walking Festival (GM Walking Festival ) has something for you.

    By GreaterSport ,