Active Champions

What is an Active Champion?

Active Tameside’s ‘Active Champions’ programme offers international sports performers, who are either a Tameside resident or member of a Tameside sports club, the chance to compliment their sports-specific training through the use of gyms and swimming pools in Tameside, with a 12 month complimentary membership.

Meet our Active Champions

Joseph Moss Underwater Hockey

Active Champions Meg McHugh

Charlie Hobson Duathelete

Jamie Tregaskiss Active Champion


Could you be one of our Active Champions?

What are the benefits?

    •  FREE 12 month Gym & Swim membership across all Active Tameside leisure facilities.
    •  Access to Active Tameside fitness staff for fitness consultations and development.
    •  Liaison with your NGB/club coach to tailor fitness programmes and to identify areas for development.
    •  Nomination by Active Tameside in the annual Pride of Tameside Sports Awards.
    •  Raise your profile through Active Tameside publicity and attendance at corporate events.

What we expect from you?

    • Written confirmation from your national governing body (NGB) to confirm that you are representing England or Great Britain.
    • Attendance at one Active Tameside corporate event to be agreed mutually.
    • A biography of your sporting career for the Active Tameside website.
    • Recognition from yourself about the free Gym & Swim membership that you have received in any appropriate press releases and/or social media publications.

Apply to be an Active Champion

Please download the application form here and email it to:

Active Tameside

Active Tameside