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Discovering the magic of metalwork at the TGO gym factory
Posted on 17th April 2018

Written by Georgie Delaney, Co-founder & Joint M.D. of TGO

Over the Easter holidays, I wanted to spend some quality time with the kids. I took a week off work and thought about what to do with them. My 6 year old son Brandon loves Minecraft, Lego, machines and expressed an interest to see the factory where TGO gyms are made in Gateshead, Newcastle. My daughter Izzie likes magical unicorns and a horse called spirit. What we discovered was how metalwork can be something much more significant than just the metal.

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TGO's mission to provide sustainable health & physical activity solutions
Posted on 29th March 2018

The Great Outdoor Gym Company (TGO) is looking for Partners for The Ebbsfleet Garden City Competition. TGO is the market leader in outdoor fitness installations. TGO’s mission is to drive up physical activity levels, increase wellbeing and promote climate action. TGO has over 1000 outdoor gyms installed into parks and open spaces. TGO’s new range of gyms are strong, smart and sustainable. We have a world unique activation package which will create active, engaging, and uplifting places that encourage healthier lifestyles for existing and new residents, visitors and workforce. 

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The Right Guard AEROCYCLE gym project has been shortlisted for the National Recycling Awards 2018
Posted on 28th March 2018

The finalists for the National Recycling Awards 2018 have now been announced, and TGO are extremely proud to be part of the partnership that created the AEROCYCLE gym and has been shortlisted for the Partnership Excellence - Business category at the National Recycling Awards 2018

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People power is a commodity that can generate sustainable communities
Posted on 23rd March 2018

Written by Georgie Delaney
Co founder and Joint M.D. of TGO

In honour of WWF's Earth Hour & Earth Day, I would like to share my views on a more sustainable planet. According to the Green School in Bali, sustainability starts with the individual. Anyone that has been ill will know how precious energy is. When we lack it, we realise what a gift it is and long to have it back. 65% of the UK’s National Health Service’s carbon footprint comes from procurement - mainly of drugs that are prescribed like for examples drugs for Diabetes. According to Public Health England 40% of illnesses are driven by physical inactivity.

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Celebrating International Women’s Day
Posted on 8th March 2018

The full story of cofounder of The Great Outdoor Gym Company’s personal account of succeeding as a woman in the UK.

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Celebrating TGO's 1000th outdoor gym
Posted on 19th December 2017

As a first for Horsham town, TGO's 1000th outdoor gym has been installed in Horsham Park, building on the council’s commitment to help people live a more active healthy lifestyle.

Today's launch marks the fantastic achievement for the TGO team over the past 10 years who are commited to doubling this number even quicker in the next 5 years.

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2018 adiZone upgrade
Posted on 7th December 2017

The 2012 Olympics may have been and gone but the legacy still lives on. Can you believe its been over 5 years since the games? Well a lot has happened with TGO in that time including a brand new range made 100% in Britain.

Havant Borough Council understood the importance of upgrading their kit to the new and improved made in the UK equipment for their Hayling Island adiZone and completed the upgrade this year. Look at the different it has made!

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Lewisham's Chinbrook Meadows outdoor gym launched thanks to Friends of group and funding.
Posted on 5th December 2017

A new TGO outdoor gym has opened, thanks to a park user group. The Friends of Chinbrook Meadows  (FOCM) successfully applied to the Tesco’s Bags of Help and the London Marathon Charitable Trust for funds.

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