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March, 2015

Successes for quintet of ICON athletes

Successes for quintet of ICON athletes

Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:35

More success has come the way of five ICON athletes, who are enjoying a fantastic 2015.

James Rose has competed in his first international competition and finished eighth overall in the men's section of... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Daniel Haymes, Derbyshire Sport, ICON, Jade Ashmore, James Rose, Justin Taylor-Tipton

High Peak to feature in return of historic race

High Peak to feature in return of historic race

Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:09

The High Peak Half Marathon - that takes in the Longdendale Trail and Hadfield - will form part of the returning Tour of Tameside.The exciting, three-day event will see competitors run a marathon in 72... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, JOG Derbyshire

Derby Arena up and running after launch night

Derby Arena up and running after launch night

Posted: Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:40

The new state-of-the-art £30 million Derby Arena is up and running from today after a special launch event last night in front of hundreds of local people and VIP guests.Activities across the arena's... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Compete, Cycling, Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Lead and Organise

Cycling's elite heading to Derbyshire for Tour of Britain

Cycling's elite heading to Derbyshire for Tour of Britain

Posted: Thu, 19 Mar 2015 11:30

The Tour of Britain is wheeling into the county this summer and Derbyshire County Council has welcomed the boost it will give to the local economy.

Some of the world's top cyclists will be heading to Derbyshire... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Sport system, Tour of Britain, cycling

Schools serve up double Derbyshire success

Schools serve up double Derbyshire success

Posted: Fri, 13 Mar 2015 12:46

Two Derbyshire schools have served up a string of superb results at the East Midlands Center Parcs National Badminton Schools' Championship to reach the national finals in May.

Ecclesbourne School girls'... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derbyshire Sport, school sport