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Research shows swimming to be among the top downtime activities of successful people

Research shows swimming to be among the top downtime activities of successful people

Posted: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:49

New research has shown swimming to be among the top downtime activities of successful people.

The analysis, which was conducted by branding experts Discount Displays, looked at how a number of successful... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, mental health, swimming

The 2018 Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme is now open

The 2018 Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme is now open

Posted: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 13:35

Applications for the 2018 Swimathon Foundation Community Grants Scheme are open.

The scheme offers funding to groups and individuals who go above and beyond to encourage people in their local community... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Active Notts, Funding, Get Active, Lead and Organise, swimming

Tesco Bags of Help

Tesco Bags of Help

Posted: Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:14

Tesco's Bags of Help is always open for applications from charities and community organisations, schools, health bodies, Parish / Town Councils local authorities and social housing providers. Applications... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, JOG Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system, cycling, swimming

Derbyshire Action Grants

Derbyshire Action Grants

Posted: Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:16

Derbyshire County Council is planning to make hundreds of grants available to help Derbyshire people take more control of their lives and play a bigger part in their communities.

Sports Action Grants for... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, JOG Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, athletics, cycling, swimming

The Aviva Community Fund is back!

The Aviva Community Fund is back!

Posted: Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:04

The Aviva Community Fund reopened 12th September offering support and funding to local good causes. Funding available through this programme ranges from up to £1,000 to up to £25,000.

The fund... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Coaching Derbyshire, Cycle Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, JOG Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, This Girl Can, Workplace Challenge, athletics, cycling, swimming

East Midlands Airport Community Fund

East Midlands Airport Community Fund

Posted: Tue, 12 Sep 2017 09:20

Grants of up to £2,000 are available through the East Midlands Airport Community Fund to clubs and groups operating towards the south and east of the county (see their brochure for eligible postcodes).... Read More »

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

Does your sports club or organisation need up to £10,000?

Does your sports club or organisation need up to £10,000?

Posted: Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:30

Reminder about Sport England Small Grants!

Does your sports club or organisation need up to £10,000 to:

  • Get inactive people to become more active and / or
  • Develop more resilient sporting habits and... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Coaching Derbyshire, Compete, Cycle Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, This Girl Can, athletics, cycling, swimming

Update on Sport England’s Small Grants Programme

Update on Sport England’s Small Grants Programme

Posted: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 14:26

The good news is that Sport England is continuing to run their Small Grants programme. There are many similarities to the how Sport England ran the fund previously; however there are a few changes.

The... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Coaching Derbyshire, Cycle Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system, This Girl Can, athletics, cycling, swimming

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

Do you think you have you got what it takes to be a Para-Swimmer?

Do you think you have you got what it takes to be a Para-Swimmer?

Posted: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:15

Do you think you have you got what it takes to be a Para-Swimmer?

City of Derby Swimming Club and ASA England Programmes are holding a free taster session for disabled swimmers at Queen's Leisure Centre,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Disability Sport, Para-swimming, swimming