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July, 2015

Anyone for tennis?

Anyone for tennis?

Posted: Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:30

The Great British Tennis Weekend is back across Derbyshire for a third and final installment this weekend, giving families and friends the chance to try tennis for free.

The David Lloyd Club in Derby will... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Great British Tennis Weekend, Sport system, tennis

Derbyshire Sport e-newsletter for July

Derbyshire Sport e-newsletter for July

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2015 15:35

The latest Derbyshire Sport e-newsletter covering the month of July is now out! You can view it here.

Tags: Compete, DIS, Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, ICON, Lead and Organise, Sport system, e-newsletter

Applications open for Sportivate underspend cash

Applications open for Sportivate underspend cash

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:45

Sportivate funding applications are currently being invited for additional projects to be delivered before the end of March 2016.

A small amount of underspend is available following the successful submission... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Lead and Organise, Sport system, Sportivate, funding

Derbyshire Institute of Sport e-newsletter, Summer 2015

Derbyshire Institute of Sport e-newsletter, Summer 2015

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:33

The latest Derbyshire Institute of Sport e-newsletter for the summer of 2015 is now available to view.

It features athletes' attendance at the Sainsbury's Derbyshire School Games, swimmer Abbie Wood's European... Read More »

Tags: Compete, DIS, DIS e-newsletter, Derbyshire Sport, Sport system

VIDEO: European Games gold medallist Abbie Wood

VIDEO: European Games gold medallist Abbie Wood

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:16

Swimmer Abbie Wood is back in training following her gold medal-winning performance at the European Games in Baku - and the Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) went along to catch up with her.

The 16-year-old... Read More »

Tags: Abbie Wood, Baku, Compete, DIS, Derbyshire Sport, European Games, ICON, swimming

Team Raleigh GAC to mix it with top squads at Aviva Tour of Britain

Team Raleigh GAC to mix it with top squads at Aviva Tour of Britain

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:48

Derby-based Team Raleigh GAC are one of 20 squads who will feature in this year's Aviva Tour of Britain, which heads through Derbyshire on September 11.

The Derbyshire Institute of Sport-backed team - Elite... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Compete, Cycling, Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Lead and Organise, Sport system, Team Raleigh GAC, Tour of Britain

Stay active with over-50s hub in Bolsover district

Stay active with over-50s hub in Bolsover district

Posted: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:45

A new Social Activity Hub is helping over 50s stay active and healthy in the Bolsover district.

The Activity Hub is aimed at getting people out of their armchair, becoming more active, having fun and meeting... Read More »

Tags: Active, Active Derbyshire, Clowne Sports Centre, Derbyshire Sport, Get Active

Cash 4 Clubs

Cash 4 Clubs

Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:35

Cash 4 Clubs has reopened. The next deadline is 18:00 on 17th August 2015.

£30,000 is available in total across the country. Cash 4 Clubs aim to spread the funds widely to reach as many sports clubs... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, funding

Sport England's Inspired Facilities Fund

Sport England's Inspired Facilities Fund

Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:46

Sport England has issued some new guidance to their Inspired Facilities Fund.

If you've looked at Sport England's guidance before June 2015, it is definitely worth having another look at their website.... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Lead and Organise, funding

Better Derbyshire Dales Fund

Better Derbyshire Dales Fund

Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:11

The Better Derbyshire Dales Fund provides revenue grants of up to £1,000 and capital grants of up to £5,000.

Grants are available for not for profit voluntary sector organisations or community... Read More »

Tags: Cycle Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Lead and Organise, Tour of Britain, funding