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International success for ICON duo Smith and Peachey

International success for ICON duo Smith and Peachey

Fri, 21 Apr 2017

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 »

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

Thu, 20 Apr 2017

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 »

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

Wed, 19 Apr 2017

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 »

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

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

Tue, 11 Apr 2017

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 »

Could you be a Tokyo star through Paddle to Podium para-canoe talent ID days?

Could you be a Tokyo star through Paddle to Podium para-canoe talent ID days?

Wed, 05 Apr 2017

Disabled people across Derbyshire with an interest in sport are being invited by British Canoeing to see if they have what it takes to target a podium place at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

The sport's... Read More »

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