Tag: Exercise

Conor and friends vlogging Pokehunting. Credit: RedPandaWGAP Youtube (Permission given by group)

“I don’t know what I’d do without it” – The Pokemon Go app is creating friendships whilst allowing players to explore Salford

Members of the Facebook page Pokemon Go: Salford, which is for a mobile gaming app, say that it has helped […]

Peel Park Little Hulton

“Its going to be unique, there’s nothing else like it in Salford” – New BMX park to open at Peel Park

A new BMX park is set to open at Peel Park in March after planning permission was agreed by Salford […]

Miss Burns' nephew following one of the classes.

Salford’s ‘Sweaty Mamas’ move their classes online to keep mums fit and connected

A Salford workout group has started streaming their workouts live every weekday, in a bid to help mums and their […]

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Will displaying ‘exercise calories’ on food packaging tackle obesity in Salford?

New research has shown that displaying how much exercise people need to do in order to burn off calories, could […]

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Salford fitness group helping to tackle obesity and mental health crisis

A fitness group in Salford, U-First Fitness society is changing the lives of its members with its community led approach to tackling obesity.

Warming up in a training session with Parks and Pathways Nordic Walking group.

“I knew it would benefit the people of Salford” – how Nordic walking is helping the city get fitter

Salford might not be the most obvious place for a hike if you’re keen to try Nordic walking – but Susan Spain is on a mission to change that perception.