Alan & Gaynor Keane




Alan & Gaynor are based in the Saddleworth area near Oldham

What's on offer?

Nordic Walking group or one to one classes for all ages and abilities.

Regular weekly group sessions in the wonderful Saddleworth area.

Nordic Walking can be a feature of a tailor made physical activity programme based on an initial health trainer consultation and be part of your health & well being plan.

About Alan & Gaynor

The UProject is managed by Husband and wife team Alan & Gaynor Keane, both are keen outdoor sports enthusiasts and enjoy all levels of walking walking including Nordic Walking , Road, Tail and fell running, Indoor & Outdoor Climbing and Cycling.

They understand the additional benefits that exercise in the outdoors can bring, not only the physical benefits but also the recognised positive effect on mental health and that these benefits are far sooner realised then the physical ones. 

Both are also passionate about promoting Health and Wellbeing in the outdoors. They have worked in community health development for over 10 years and understand the barriers to wellbeing people and communities face. 

Qualifications include: Nordic Walking Instructor, Mountain Leader, Single Pitch Climbing instructor, Run Leader, Health Trainer, Gym Instructor, Exercise Referral, Nutrition Skills, Outdoor Learning, Countryside recreation management. 

 Alan and Gaynor 

Get in contact

t: 07715 078 239  or  0161 633 5055





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General Information

British Nordic Walking Instructors are qualified members of INWA, the International Nordic Walking Federation. There are Nordic Walking instructors all over the UK offering everything from Nordic Walking classes, Learn to Nordic Walk workshops, Nordic Walking days out, Nordic walking holidays, personal training, one to one Nordic Walking sessions, to community Nordic Walking groups. British Nordic Walking requires all its instructors to stay up to date with their qualifications so you can be assured of a positive experience with any of our Instructors. Our instructors teach using the INWA 10 step method of learning Nordic Walking, an easy to follow progression to help you master the technique of Nordic Walking. Many of our instructors are also Exel pole retailers and can help you to source and get the right Nordic walking pole for you.

Our courses