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Nutrition for Walkers: Step by Step by Jeannette Jackson

28 August, 2018

 At Freshwalks, we take on a whole host of walking adventures: from easy rambles in the hills to challenging treks acr...

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Faces and Places – Our Bi-Monthly Photo Competition

04 July, 2018

At Freshwalks, we’re all about helping incredible people meet in equally magnificent locations. That’s why we’ve launched ‘Faces and Places,’ our bi-monthly photography competition to help us capture the moments that really matter during our events. Whether it be a serene back...

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Six Ways Freshwalks Can Improve Mental Health and Wellbeing

15 January, 2018

1. The natural feel-good drug The intense physical effort required for any of our walks releases endorphins to the brain which makes you feel good. The endorphins interact with receptors in the brain that reduces the perception of pain and creates a sense of euphoria. And of course, a F...

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Team Work, Muddy Paws and Boots

10 September, 2017

The picture above says it all. Team work, camaraderie spirit, muddy paws and boots. Firstly, it was really good of my boss Janet to let me have the afternoon off to attend my first Freshwalks and it was truly a breath of fresh air. Freshwalks is networking with a difference. I...

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First-Time Freshwalker Shares Twelve Tips

10 June, 2017

On Friday 26th May, I attended my first Freshwalks, not really knowing what to expect or who I was going to meet, or even if I was going to be able to hold a conversation whilst walking up a hill… I was quite worried about that part actually… The 13km walk was planned to set off from Disley at...

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We Came, We Saw, We Kinder Conquered

10 May, 2017

A rollercoaster week of logistics as Freshwalks squared up to its first rail strike and came out fighting. There was no way our planned tribute to the Mass Trespass of April 1932 was going to be compromised, even if the day was morphing into a Planes, Trains and Automobiles movie tribute instead....

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Reviving the Spirit of Kinder 1932

03 April, 2017

I’m a rambler, I’m a rambler from Manchester way I get all my pleasure the hard moorland way I may be a wage slave on Monday But I am a free man on Sunday Ewan MacColl, The Manchester Rambler A

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Freshwalks City Review

07 February, 2017

Written by Scott Hadden, Director and Chief Experience Officer at Mark Bratt Travel @ScottHaddenMCIM I have to say I have become more than a little fond of Freshwalks and barely missed any last year. It is for me the perfect combination:  lovely, humble people...

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Freshwalks in the City

17 January, 2017

Last Wednesday, Spinningfields saw the launch of Freshwalks City – a business networking group with a mission to get Manchester’s business community walking more. The city launch came after two successful years for Freshwalks which has seen nearly 350 of the region’s business leaders take on chal...

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