• 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 ,
  • Group of older adults during a walk

    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 ,
  • Greater Manchester Moving logo

    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,
  • Trafford Council doing their Daily Mile

    Greater Manchester gets moving as 100,000 children run The Daily Mile™

    ​Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy Burnham, joined the founder of The Daily Mile, Elaine Wyllie, in celebrating approximately 100,000 kids of Greater Manchester getting moving, marking the city-region’s profound commitment to becoming the world’s first Daily Mile city-region.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Cycling is the healthiest way to get around cities

    Cycling has been found to bring both the best physical and mental health benefits in a study carried out in seven European cities

    By GreaterSport ,