How joining a gym made me part of Croydon’s community

Posted on January 18th, by Dasha Barber in Politics & Society. 3 comments

Rather than waste all our energy on a treadmill that goes nowhere, let’s put it to good community use

GoodGym is a running group where people run and do good at the same time for the local community. It’s new form of ‘speedy volunteering’. It started off small in 2008 with a pilot project in Tower Hamlets, east London. Now there are GoodGym communities in twenty-nine boroughs all … Read More »