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September, 2018

This Girl Can relaunch

This Girl Can relaunch

Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 22:10

October will see the launch of the latest phase of This Girl Can.

This Girl Can was created to tackle a gender gap in physical activity by helping women manage the emotional barriers that, research told... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, active, women and girls

Schools set to take part in Stand Up Derbyshire Day

Schools set to take part in Stand Up Derbyshire Day

Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 11:51

Schools across Derbyshire have pledged to be active for at least 50 per cent of the school day for Stand Up Derbyshire Day on Friday, September 28.

Participating schools will help pupils to be active by... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Active Schools Network, Stand Up Derbyshire Day, schools, young people

Free Football Kit and Equipment for Primary Schools – Deadline 26th October 2018

Free Football Kit and Equipment for Primary Schools – Deadline 26th October 2018

Posted: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 15:54

Teachers who are teaching pupils aged 5-11 years old in primary schools can apply for free resources through the Premier League Primary Stars programme being run in partnership with Nike and delivered... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Football, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise, Schools, Young People

The Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Funding Scheme

The Derbyshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Funding Scheme

Posted: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 15:46

Derbyshire's Police and Crime Commissioner has invited community groups, non-profit making organisations and third sector organisations to work with him to deliver his priorities at a local level.

Large... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Funding, Lead and Organise, Sport system

James' journey to Jog Leader

James' journey to Jog Leader

Posted: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 10:39

'I never thought I'd be able to run'

I started running 12 months ago. I've been on a weight loss journey for the last few years and never thought I'd be a runner. I started, like many people, running on... Read More »

Tags: JOG Derbyshire

Coach Core success celebrated in style

Coach Core success celebrated in style

Posted: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 12:51

This week, Year 2 graduates of Coach Core Nottingham travelled to Loughborough University to attend a masterclass from sporting legends such as Olympian Paula Radcliffe, GB tennis star Laura Robson, England... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Coach Core, Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Lead and Organise, meghan and harry