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About The Challenge

Companies and organisations across Greater Manchester are invited to take part in the 'Workplace Challenge'. The aim of the programme is to promote sport, physical activity and health improvements across the UK's workplaces.


The Workplace Challenge is being delivered by the County Sports Partnership Network on a phased national roll out.

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Latest News

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September Shake Up is nearly here...

Tue, 23 Aug 2016

Inspired by Rio 2016, Workplace Challenge are inviting you to try as many different sports as you can throughout September and earn points for your workplace.

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Mon, 01 Aug 2016

With less than a week to go until the start of the Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games, workforces across England are being encouraged to get in the spirit of the Games and sign up...

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In the news 'Office workers must exercise for an hour a day to counter death risk'

Thu, 28 Jul 2016

An article in the Daily Telegraph today (28th July) reports on a major Lancet study. The article urges people who spend large amounts of time at their desk to change their daily routine and fit more activity in and around the working day.

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UK's leading plus-size athlete launches #OneBigFatRun a FREE virtual 5K in a bid to get 1 million FAT women running by 2020

Wed, 06 Jul 2016

Plus-size fitness guru, Julie Creffield, has launched her One Big Fat Run campaign in a bid to get 1 million overweight or inactive women running around the world by 2020.

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Upcoming Events

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Cancer Research UK's Race for Life

Sun 1st May 2016 - Wed 31st August 2016

Cancer Research UK's Race for Life is a series of women-only events raising money for research into all 200 types of cancer. Walk, jog or charge your way around 5km, 10km or our...

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Women's Running 5k and 10k events

Sun 29th May 2016 - Sun 2nd October 2016

Take on the challenge and run with Women's Running magazine, in their lively, fun, and supportive women's only race events.

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Trekfest – The Peaks

Sat 3rd September 2016 - Sun 4th September 2016

Join the British Heart Foundation for TrekFest in the Peak District. Get a team together and tackle some of the highest peaks in this beautiful national park, while taking in some...

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National Fitness Day

Wed 7th September 2016 - 23:45

National Fitness Day is one of the biggest and most visible annual celebrations of physical activity. This year's event takes place on Wednesday 7th September, you can get involved...

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