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September, 2016

Central Health Derby 10k 2017 launched

Central Health Derby 10k 2017 launched

Posted: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:58

Runners from across Derbyshire and beyond are being invited to sign up for the Central Health Derby 10k organised by Sporting Futures - and take part in Derby City's biggest mass participation event.

The... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Central Health Derby 10k, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Sport system, Sporting Futures

Exciting evening in store at upcoming DSSA Sports Awards

Exciting evening in store at upcoming DSSA Sports Awards

Posted: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:22

Talented sports performers and volunteers from across the county will gather at Chesterfield's Proact Stadium on Wednesday October 19 to discover the winners of the 2016 Derbyshire Schools' Sports Association... Read More »

Tags: Bradley Moore, Compete, DSSA Awards 2016, Derbyshire Sport, Proact Stadium, Sport system

£18,150 goes to 119 talented athletes on 2016-17 ICON bursary programme

£18,150 goes to 119 talented athletes on 2016-17 ICON bursary programme

Posted: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:30

Some of Derbyshire's most promising sporting talent is bidding to follow in the footsteps of this summer's Rio stars after being handed financial backing through ICON.

City of Derby swimmer Adam Peaty won... Read More »

Tags: 2016-17 launch, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Ella Barrett, Funding, ICON, new recipients

HUUB Events awarded Derbyshire School Games Level 3 Contract

HUUB Events awarded Derbyshire School Games Level 3 Contract

Posted: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:00

Derbyshire Sport is pleased to announce that HUUB Events has been awarded the contract to deliver the Derbyshire School Games Level 3 programme in 2016-2017.

The Derby-based events company, behind the Jenson... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derbyshire School Games, Derbyshire Sport, Huub Events, Sport system, Trent College

North East Derbyshire sporting heroes honoured

North East Derbyshire sporting heroes honoured

Posted: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:32

The top sportspeople from across North East Derbyshire District have been honoured for their talent and commitment at our annual Sports Awards ceremony.

Eight awards were presented to athletes, coaches... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derbyshire Sport, North East Derbyshire Sports Awards 2016, Sport system

The next deadline for the Better Derbyshire Dales Fund is 4th November

The next deadline for the Better Derbyshire Dales Fund is 4th November

Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:37

The Better Derbyshire Dales fund is administered by Derbyshire Dales CVS on behalf of the North Derbyshire CCG, Derbyshire County Council Public Health and Derbyshire Dales District Council

The funds are... Read More »

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

Grants available through the Central England Co-operative

Grants available through the Central England Co-operative

Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 15:03

Since 2007, the Central England Co-op has donated over £1 million to help fund projects through their Community Dividend scheme.

The fund is open to community groups, voluntary organisation and local... Read More »

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

Derbyshire Olympic gold medallist wows Belper youngsters

Derbyshire Olympic gold medallist wows Belper youngsters

Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:30

Olympic gold medal winner Hollie Webb returned to inspire youngsters at the Derbyshire club where she first picked up a stick.

The former Ecclesbourne School pupil from Belper hit the headlines in Rio this... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Belper Hockey Club, Derbyshire Sport, Hollie Webb, Olympics, Sport system

Birkdale Trust for Hearing Impaired young people

Birkdale Trust for Hearing Impaired young people

Posted: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:52

The Birkdale Trust provides financial grants to children and young people who have a hearing impairment and to organisations which provide help to children and young people with hearing impairments.

Applications... Read More »

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

Whizz-Kidz Equipment for Disabled Children

Whizz-Kidz Equipment for Disabled Children

Posted: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:34

Whizz-Kidz provides a range of mobility equipment to children and young people with a physical disability to give them independence at home, at school and at play.

Whizz-Kidz also provides sports wheelchairs... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Basketball, Cricket, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Tennis