• Sportivate logo

    Sportivate programme comes to an end after engaging over 50,000 young people in GM

    The Sportivate programme brought £2,275,292 into Greater Manchester and engaged 56,285.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Great Manchester Mini Run

    ​Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run

    Children can be a part of a fantastic day of running when the Simplyhealth Junior and Mini Great Manchester Run returns to the city on Sunday 20 May.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Elaine Wylie and Andy Burnham taking part in their Daily Mile

    Greater Manchester makes commitment to become the World’s first Daily Mile City-Region

    This afternoon Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester was joined by Elaine Wyllie, founder of The Daily Mile, to celebrate Greater Manchester’s commitment to becoming the world’s first Daily Mile City-Region.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Sport England logo

    £​1 Million Investment into Greater Manchester Confirmed

    GreaterSport announces £1 Million investment into Greater Manchester by Sport England to help older adults be more active as Greater Manchester becomes the first age-friendly city region in the UK.

    By GreaterSport ,
  • Daily Mile at St Teresa's School, Salford

    Schools should teach PE daily to boost children's brains, say researchers

    Researchers at the University of Granada (UGR) in Spain found exercise boosted grey matter in regions of the brain that are important for functioning as well as for learning, motor and visual processes.

    By GreaterSport ,