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October, 2016

Adult Football Focus: Your Game, Your Voice

Adult Football Focus: Your Game, Your Voice

Posted: Mon, 31 Oct 2016 09:18

Derbyshire County FA have organised an Adult Football Focus Event which will take place on Monday November 7 at Belper Town FC.

It is the first time an event has been organised specifically focus on adult... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Compete, Derbyshire FA adult football event, Derbyshire Sport, Sport system

Derbyshire Sport and Sport Nottinghamshire to work towards shared service function

Derbyshire Sport and Sport Nottinghamshire to work towards shared service function

Posted: Mon, 31 Oct 2016 08:59

Derbyshire Sport and Sport Nottinghamshire Boards have recently considered the findings of an independent options appraisal about the potential for future collaboration between the two organisations.

The... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Sport Nottinghamshire, Sport system, future collaboration

Take advantage of safeguarding opportunities in Derbyshire

Take advantage of safeguarding opportunities in Derbyshire

Posted: Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:39

A number of safeguarding training opportunities are available now across Derbyshire.

Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility. It can seem scary, but actually the scary bit is child protection, which,... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Lead and Organise, Safeguarding opportunities, Sport system

Calling all Club Houses, Pavilions, Sports Halls etc…

Calling all Club Houses, Pavilions, Sports Halls etc…

Posted: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:37

This is an opportunity for your sports facility to become registered as a potential venue for hire by Derbyshire County Council – act now to be on the list of suppliers!

You're probably unaware that... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Cricket, Derbyshire Sport, Football, Funding, Get Active, Gofl, Hockey, Lead and Organise, NGBs

Team Derby prepare for start of new season in AJ Bell National Badminton League

Team Derby prepare for start of new season in AJ Bell National Badminton League

Posted: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:41

Team Derby will open their AJ Bell National Badminton League season three on Monday, November 7 against new boys Bristol Jets at the University of Derby Sports Centre.

Bolstered by the arrivals of Lauren... Read More »

Tags: Badminton, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Team Derby

Vote now for your favourite Aviva Community Project!

Vote now for your favourite Aviva Community Project!

Posted: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:05

Anyone who lives in the UK and registers on the Aviva Community Fund website can vote for up to 10 projects. You've got up until 18th November.

You'll get 10 votes which you can use at any time during the... Read More »

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

ICON starlets start 2016-17 period in style

ICON starlets start 2016-17 period in style

Posted: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:30

A host of athletes have responded to being named on the ICON bursary programme for 2016-17 by recording further sporting successes.

Staveley's Aaron Cobley (pictured right) set the bar very high when he... Read More »

Tags: Aaron Cobley, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, ICON, Jess Lear, Justin Taylor-Tipton, Matt Lear, Millie Wilkinson

Derbyshire Insititute of Sport's King preparing for badminton Worlds

Derbyshire Insititute of Sport's King preparing for badminton Worlds

Posted: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:40

Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) badminton player Grace King (pictured right) flies out to Spain this weekend to take part in the World Under-19 Junior Championships knowing her England team will face... Read More »

Tags: Abbie Wood, Abby Hong, Compete, DIS, David Hong, Derbyshire Sport, Grace King, Hope Warner, Imogen Clark, Katie Riley, Lucy Atkins, Molly Renshaw, Sarah Vasey, badminton, swimming

Sainsbury’s Inclusive Community Training Awareness Week

Sainsbury’s Inclusive Community Training Awareness Week

Posted: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:15

Over three years, 6,000 people have enjoyed the benefits of the Sainsbury's Inclusive Community Training and, as a result, more disabled people are leading active lives. To celebrate the success, the ... Read More »

Tags: Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, disability sport, training

Derby's ICON athletes out to emulate city heroes Peaty and White after Arena event

Derby's ICON athletes out to emulate city heroes Peaty and White after Arena event

Posted: Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:05

Some of the Derby most talented sports stars have been inducted onto the 2016-17 ICON programme that boasts the city's summer Olympic and Paralympic medallists Adam Peaty and Lewis White as previous recipients.... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derby Arena, Derby City ICON, Derbyshire Sport, ICON, Lonsdale Swimming and Sports Trust