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parkrun is far more than just a run

By GreaterSport | 12 March 2020

parkrun is more than just a run, it can bring community, companionship and purpose into our lives when we need it the most, just as it did for Nichola

Greater Manchester School Games statement on Covid-19 (coronavirus)

By GreaterSport | 12 March 2020

Guidance for the Greater Manchester Winter School Games regarding the coronavirus.

Liz's parkrun journey, from tootles to marathons

By GreaterSport | 11 March 2020

Hear Liz's story of how starting parkrun as a way to socialise and improve fitness has brought much more to her life than that

Marmot review: Greater Manchester is creating a fairer, more equal society

By GreaterSport | 11 March 2020

Last month Professor Sir Michael Marmot published the Marmot review, 10 years on, accompanied by a case study evaluating the impact of devolution on health inequalities within Greater Manchester.

Doctors should prescribe walking to improve mental health, says new report

By GreaterSport | 11 March 2020

More GPs should prescribe walking to improve mental health and long-term physical health conditions, says a new report published by Living Streets, the UK charity for everyday walking

Heaton Mess WI help women and girls to move more with parkrun on International Women's Day

By GreaterSport | 09 March 2020

In Burnage, the local Women's Institute and parkrun joined forces for the International Women's Day parkrun this weekend.