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Sports equipment to enable talented young disabled athletes to participate in competitive sport

Sports equipment to enable talented young disabled athletes to participate in competitive sport

Tue, 08 Aug 2017

A common barrier for young disabled athletes to participate in sport is the lack of money for specialist equipment. Caudwell Children's Enable Sport Programme provides specialist disability sports equipment... Read More »

School Games results roundup

School Games results roundup

Wed, 26 Jul 2017

The Derbyshire School Games competition finals were held at venues across Derbyshire on the final week before school holidays.

The competitions, which were postponed from the rained off final, saw children... Read More »

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

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

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

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 »
Special Olympics Derbyshire host Basketball Competition

Special Olympics Derbyshire host Basketball Competition

Mon, 17 Jul 2017

On Sunday 16th July, SO (Special Olympics) Derbyshire hosted an open basketball competition in Derby.

The competition saw over 40 players get mixed up and play in different matches to help suit the different... Read More »

Boccia takes place despite Derbyshire School Games Event 2017 falling foul to the weather

Boccia takes place despite Derbyshire School Games Event 2017 falling foul to the weather

Wed, 12 Jul 2017

The 2017 Derbyshire School Games Event due to take place on Tuesday July 11th was unfortunately cancelled due to heavy rain. The rain however didn't dampen the spirits of the Boccia players who enjoyed... Read More »

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