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ICON's Dalley claims third place at Keysoe

ICON's Dalley claims third place at Keysoe

Posted: Tue, 06 Jun 2017 07:30

Derby City ICON athlete Matthew Dalley enjoyed a successful first Para Showjumping appearance with horse Womble.

The 23-year-old, from Alvaston, guided his ride to a double clear round at an event held... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derbyshire Sport, ICON, Matthew Dalley, Para Showjumping

Knibbs sets new PB as ICON athletes enjoy Loughborough experience

Knibbs sets new PB as ICON athletes enjoy Loughborough experience

Posted: Mon, 22 May 2017 12:14

ICON 400m hurdler Alex Knibbs (right) set a new personal best at the Loughborough International Athletics event.

The Amber Valley athlete, 18, clocked 52.61secs in a guest event at the meet that saw Great... Read More »

Tags: Abi Hong, Alex Knibbs, Alicia Barrett, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Emily Coope, ICON, Jess Turner, Loughborough International Athletics, Lucky Atkins, Niamh Emerson, badminton

Host of athletics successes for ICON recipients

Host of athletics successes for ICON recipients

Posted: Fri, 19 May 2017 12:05

It's been a superb week of athletics achievements for Derbyshire athletes on the ICON bursary programme.

Three athletes – Niamh Emerson (Shirland, high jump), Alicia Barrett (Chesterfield, sprint... Read More »

Tags: Alex Knibbs, Alicia Barrett, Caitlin Emerson, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Ed Barbour, Ella Taylor-Tipton, Emily Coope, ICON, Lily Naylor, Lucy Atkins, Niamh Emerson

Dalley partners Womble to qualify for RDA National Champs

Dalley partners Womble to qualify for RDA National Champs

Posted: Tue, 09 May 2017 16:38

Derby ICON bursary recipient Matthew Dalley has qualified for the RDA National Championships – just weeks after starting a partnership with a new horse.

The 23-year-old para-rider, from Alvaston,... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derbyshire Sport, ICON, Matthew Dalley, equestrian

ICON's Rose happy with season's progress

ICON's Rose happy with season's progress

Posted: Fri, 05 May 2017 07:30

Derby ICON bursary programme athlete James Rose has enjoyed a very successful winter of skiing.

The moguls, slopestyle and half pipe competitor, who attends Chellaston Academy, has achieved his target of... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derbyshire Sport, ICON, James Rose, skiing

Another raft of medallists and finalists from ICON

Another raft of medallists and finalists from ICON

Posted: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:58

The second half of the British Swimming Championships provided yet more success for a host of ICON bursary programme athletes, who won medals or reached finals.

Leading the way was Allestree's Sarah Vasey... Read More »

Tags: Abbie Wood, Amy Bell, Amy Grant, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Eleanor Baldwin, ICON, Imogen Clark, Jamie Ingram, Sarah Vasey, swimming

International success for ICON duo Smith and Peachey

International success for ICON duo Smith and Peachey

Posted: Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:30

Two ICON bursary programme athletes have underlined their excellence by representing their country with distinction.

Archer Hollie Smith (right) is celebrating a silver medal for Great Britain at the European... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Hollie Smith, ICON, Lewis Peachey, archery, rugby league

ICON's Yendell takes British Championships silver as Taylor-Tipton wins Big Air gold

ICON's Yendell takes British Championships silver as Taylor-Tipton wins Big Air gold

Posted: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:41

Sophie Yendell ensured there was more success for ICON athletes at the British Swimming Championships by claiming a silver medal in the Women's Open 50m butterfly.

The City of Derby Swimming Club member... Read More »

Tags: Abbie Wood, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Eleanor Baldwin, ICON, Justin Taylor-Tipton, Sophie Yendell

Another national record for Clark as ICON swimmer claims maiden senior long course title

Another national record for Clark as ICON swimmer claims maiden senior long course title

Posted: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:04

Imogen Clark won her first senior national long course title in a new record time to cap a superb day for ICON bursary programme athletes at the British Swimming Championships.

The 17-year-old from Morton... Read More »

Tags: Abbie Wood, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Gareth Griffiths, ICON, Imogen Clark, Jade Ashmore, Ross Orme, Sarah Vasey

ICON's Ella keeps it in the family with Big Air silver

ICON's Ella keeps it in the family with Big Air silver

Posted: Tue, 11 Apr 2017 16:41

Erewash ICON athlete Ella Taylor-Tipton has followed in the footsteps of elder brother Justin by securing success out on the slopes.

The 13-year-old slopestyle skier, from West Hallam, competed in the Slopestyle... Read More »

Tags: Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Ella Taylor-Tipton, ICON, skiing