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Find out all the latest news on the county's Derbyshire Institute of Sport athletes, ICON bursary recipients and Derbyshire School Games competitions. You can also subscribe to our RSS Feed or Follow us on Twitter. If you have some news you would like us to feature on our site please contact us.

Does your club or school fancy trying Futsal?

Does your club or school fancy trying Futsal?

Wed, 20 Sep 2017

The Football Association and Football Foundation have launched a £300,000 fund aimed at developing the sport of Futsal in Derbyshire.

The deadline for applications is Friday 6 October.

The fund will... Read More »

Strongmen triumph at first ever Peak District Highland Games

Strongmen triumph at first ever Peak District Highland Games

Mon, 11 Sep 2017

Most of us love watching strongmen as they don our TV sets at Christmas. From lifting cars to pulling buses and trucks what these guys can do is pretty phenomenal. However when they came to Matlock Farm... Read More »

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 »

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