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Greenwich Get Active News

Nordic Walking Case Study


Marllene has attended the Charlton Park Nordic Walk session since day 1 and is still attending today!

Posted on 22 May 2017

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From Slow Walker to Walk Leader


School crossing patrol officer, Jean, was made aware of the Macmillan coffee morning hosted by Greenwich Get Walking at the end of September last year. Along with a few of her managers, who were already walk leaders, Jean attended the coffee morning and from there was inspired to get walking herself.

Posted on 17 May 2017

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There's No Stopping Mark!


 Mark, an MP for Moving On at the Greenwich Learning Disability Peoples Parliament, is also a trained walk leader for Greenwich Get Walking and overcoming his many health conditions that would prevent many from exercising, but not Mark.

Posted on 10 May 2017

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Chris Smith steps into National Walking Month!


This week for National Walking Month, we're revisiting a previous case study

Posted on 03 May 2017

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National Walking Month Returns!


How quickly the year has gone that National Walking Month starts in a week!   Run by Living Streets every year, National Walking Month aims to get people out and about, feeling fitter, brighter, connected and feeling the burn, throughout the whole of May.

Posted on 24 Apr 2017

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Case Study: Chris Smith


When you’ve been on a journey towards a healthy life style for a while, it’s quite common to hit a plateau. Often the best way to deal with this is to mix things up, which is exactly what Chris Smith from Eltham did.

Posted on 14 Dec 2016

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Become and Active Volunteer for Greenwich Get Walking!


We are fast approaching the festive holiday season, when we will be welcoming friends, entertaining and celebrating with wonderful food…

Posted on 24 Nov 2016

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Hundreds attend Everybody Active


Hundreds of residents from around Royal Greenwich took the opportunity to try out some new physical activities at the Everybody Active inclusive event at the weekend.

Posted on 28 Sep 2016

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Football Fans in Training


For those who love football but find it difficult to get involved, Football Fans in Training - or FFIT - may be the perfect solution to getting active.

Posted on 25 Aug 2016

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Greenwich Get Walking Award Nomination!


We are delighted to announce Greenwich Get Walking has been nominated for a Guardian Public Service Award! Delivered by Charlton Athletic Community Trust as part of Greenwich Get Active, the accredited Walking for Health scheme has helped people become more active, after possibly having no experience with exercise at all in the past.

Posted on 09 Aug 2016

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