On 20th November Greater Manchester Local Organising Committee (LOC) received the LOC of the Year Award at the School Games National Summit in Coventry for the use of Young People's Voice within the planning for the School Games.
Thanks to all LOC members, the Greater Manchester SGO group, Oldham Sixth Form College and students on our Young Organising Committee for supporting the application and helping Greater Manchester be successful in achieving this award.
The award recognises three key areas;
Greater Manchester also scooped another award, with West Wigan's School Games Organiser (SGO), Cathy Robinson, winning SGO of the Year. This annual award is given to the SGO deemed to be performing best across the full SGO tasklist over a 12 month period. Take a look at the video below and see exactly why Cathy won the award.
Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic numerous organisations have been conducting research and exploring the implications of the pandemic and lockdown on a number of factors, including physical activity.
Better Health will help capture the imagination of the nation, using this unique moment in time to help kick start our health – to eat better and get moving.