Tag Archive: Manfit

News From Manfit – Bev’s Charity Head Shave

Thanks to Margaret from the fantastic charity, Manfit, who a while ago now promised me photographs of Manfit member Graham’s partner, Bev, undergoing her sponsored head shave and was true to her word! Herewith the photographs of brave Bev, who actually looks stunning with her shaved head. It must feel a bit chilly though… Fantastic… View Article

Update from Manfit – Anthony’s Story – Ten Principles in Action

Our previous Bader Grant Recipient of the Month, Manfit, has sent us this great update relating to their swimming classes. As you’ll know from previous Manfit posts, they offer fitness sessions for amputees but maybe you didn’t know that you can also swim with them, which Anthony whose story features below, clearly enjoys. If you… View Article

MANFIT Coffee Morning

Our previous Bader Grant Recipient of the Month, the wonderfully pro-active MANFIT (Manchester Amputee Fitness Initiative), will be holding a Coffee Morning on Thursday 19th April to introduce themselves to those of you who may not have come across them already. This is a lovely, friendly, inclusive group so why not go along and check… View Article

Manfit – Second User Profile: Bill’s Story

As you’ll know, our current Bader Grant Recipient of the Month, MANFIT (Manchester Amputee fitness Initiative) kindly agreed to send us personal stories of some of their users. We met Ron last month, now you can see how gym trainer, Bill Shone, became involved… Bill Shone’s (our gym trainer) story Here’s Bill Shone, Manfit’s gym trainer!… View Article

Manfit – First User Profile: Ron’s Story

Featured Bader Grant Recipient of the Month, MANFIT (Manchester Amputee Fitness Initiative), kindly promised to provide us with individual stories of some of their users and here you can meet our first candidate, Ron. My name is Ron. I am 77 years old I had my left leg amputated above the knee at the age… View Article