Active Champions


Our Active Champions programme offers those playing sport at an international level free access to Active Tameside facilities for 12 months to complement their training.

Sports performers must either live in Tameside or play for a Tameside club to qualify.

If you would like to apply for the Active Champions programme download the application form here.

The Benefits

  • FREE 12 month Swim & Gym membership across all Active Tameside leisure facilities
  • Access to Active Tameside fitness staff for fitness consultation and development
  • Liaison with your NGB/Club coach to tailor fit programmes and to identify areas for development
  • Nomination into the Pride of Tameside Sports Awards for Sports Achiever of the Year.
  • Raise your profile through Active Tameside publicity and attendance at cooperate 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/Swimming membership you have received in any appropriate press releases/social media publications