For 6 local ladies, completing this year’s Race for Life was a real personal achievement and dedicated to people close to their hearts.
The group, who are currently participating on the Y:Weight free weight management programme, raised over £800 between them ahead of the event.
And together they achieved something they would never have dreamed of a year ago, when just walking across the road presented challenges for some of the ladies.
The group reported that after attending the Y:Weight and Y:Active program they were able to focus on personal goals in relating to […]
Thanks to Macmillan Cancer Support funding, an exercise programme aimed at improving life expectancy of people diagnosed with cancer will now benefit local people in Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre for a further twelve months.
The free 14 week fitness programme, Moving Forward, was initially launched last year for patients who had been recently diagnosed with either breast or colorectal cancer.
Now the programme has been extended for patients living with cancer in any part of their body and also for people diagnosed with cancer up to five years ago.
Jez Such, Macmillan Development Manager for Lancashire said: