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June, 2016

2016 Derbyshire Sports Awards (Derby Telegraph Sports Awards) nominations now open!

2016 Derbyshire Sports Awards (Derby Telegraph Sports Awards) nominations now open!

Posted: Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:45

We are delighted to announce that the 2016 Derbyshire Sports Awards (Derby Telegraph Sports Awards) nominations are now open.

This is YOUR chance to nominate your club, friend, family member, coach or local... Read More »

Tags: 2016 Derbyshire Sports Awards, 2016 Sports Awards, Achieve, Compete, DIS, Derby Telepgraph Sports Awards, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, ICON, Sport system, Sports Awards, win

Derby 10 Mile race date anounced

Derby 10 Mile race date anounced

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:19

A brand new running event – the Derby 10 Mile – is being added to the race calendar for 2016!

The new race, founded by the organisers of the Ramathon – the Derby Half Marathon, has been... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derby 10 Mile race, Sport system, achieve, events, running

DIS duo delight at European Athletics Youth Championship call-ups; Shaw takes national bronze

DIS duo delight at European Athletics Youth Championship call-ups; Shaw takes national bronze

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 10:26

Two Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) athletes have been selected as part of a strong Great Britain team for the inaugural European Youth Championships, which takes place in Georgia, Tbilisi from July... Read More »

Tags: Alex Knibbs, Compete, DIS, Derbyshire Sport, European Youth Championships, ICON, Niamh Emerson, Tbilisi, athletics

Funding for Core Costs through Comic Relief programme

Funding for Core Costs through Comic Relief programme

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:05

Comic Relief's Core Strength Funding Programme is now open.

A pilot core funding programme was launched on June 16 for organisations with an annual income between £100K and £500K.

The programme,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, JOG Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, Sport System, This Girl Can

Join in the nation's biggest sports day with I Am Team GB

Join in the nation's biggest sports day with I Am Team GB

Posted: Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:04

Derbyshire clubs, groups and organisations are being invited to help run the nation's biggest sports day - I Am Team GB.

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come together for the campaign -... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, I Am Team GB, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system, clubs

Sport England Funding Survey

Sport England Funding Survey

Posted: Tue, 28 Jun 2016 11:47

Sport England is currently seeking views about their grant application process.

They want to learn how they can make their information and application form more accessible and make the process of applying... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Coaching Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Inclusive Derbyshire, Jog Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs

New Derbyshire County Council Community Priorities Programme Fund

New Derbyshire County Council Community Priorities Programme Fund

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:27

Derbyshire County Council has set up a £2.3m Community Priorities Programme fund to support local communities to tackle inequalities and help residents to build a strong future.

County councillors... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs

Derbyshire’s YOUTHINC, We Grant Scheme – Now Open!

Derbyshire’s YOUTHINC, We Grant Scheme – Now Open!

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:01

The 'YOUTHINC, We Grant' scheme, has been devised with the help of the Derbyshire Youth Council and will award grants of up to £1,500 to develop youth activities in Derbyshire which deliver the youth... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, JOG Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, This Girl Can

NDVA Grant Funding Workshop

NDVA Grant Funding Workshop

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:58

NDVA manage a range of different grant programmes e.g. their Small Grants fund which supports health related voluntary or community groups which benefit northern Derbyshire residents. Funding is prioritised... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise

Busy British Athletics Championships for DIS and ICON athletes

Busy British Athletics Championships for DIS and ICON athletes

Posted: Mon, 27 Jun 2016 08:39

A number of Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) and ICON bursary programme athletes competed at the British Championships that doubled up as the Olympic trials in Birmingham at the weekend.

Jess Turner... Read More »

Tags: Compete, DIS, Derbyshire Sport, Ella Barrett, ICON, Jessica Turner, Niamh Emerson, Yasmin Miller, athletics