The Greater Manchester Mayor's Award recognises an individual or organisation who is showing outstanding commitment to Greater Manchester Moving and the plan’s twelve priorities to increase activity across our county. This commitment could be as part of their day job or it could be a voluntary role they take on in the local community. The awards will be presented on the 15th November at the Greater Manchester Sports Awards which recognise the incredible achievements and dedication towards physical activity and sport across the county. Find out more about the event here.
The That Counts! collective is a four-strong agency collective who have worked closely with GreaterSport to create and launch the That Counts! campaign across Greater Manchester. The four-strong agency collective is Access (creative), Intelligent Conversation (PR & social), Republic of Media (media buying) and Planning Express (strategy & evaluation) – and have collaborative relationships going back 20 years across a number of marketing initiatives.
"It’s not often that you get the chance to be part of such relevant and prestigious awards. To celebrate the achievements of so many nominees who strive to get people moving across Greater Manchester is an honour and we look forward to a great night." That Counts! agency collective
New research has highlighted the link between sedentary behaviour during adolescence and depression whilst highlighting the need for people of all ages to move more.
Solemother was the recipient of the first Initiative of the Year Award at the 2019 Greater Manchester Sports Awards. Hear about the group and how they're helping to empower women and girls across the world to move more.