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Reminder of Sport England's Key Dates

Reminder of Sport England's Key Dates

Wed, 07 Jun 2017

Here is a quick reminder of Sport England's key funding dates for all their grant programmes. It's a useful guide to see what is happening with their different funds.

FundFocusRange of investmentCurrent... Read More »
ICON's Dalley claims third place at Keysoe

ICON's Dalley claims third place at Keysoe

Tue, 06 Jun 2017

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 »

Triathlon club HUUB Academy is launched

Triathlon club HUUB Academy is launched

Wed, 24 May 2017

A new triathlon club, for people aged eight to 80 and beyond, has been launched in Derby.

The HUUB Academy aims to give juniors to adults, novice to expert, the chance to take part in weekly training sessions... Read More »

Knibbs sets new PB as ICON athletes enjoy Loughborough experience

Knibbs sets new PB as ICON athletes enjoy Loughborough experience

Mon, 22 May 2017

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 »

Host of athletics successes for ICON recipients

Host of athletics successes for ICON recipients

Fri, 19 May 2017

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 »

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