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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 »

Schools and sport associations invited to nominate sport and activity champions for annual awards

Schools and sport associations invited to nominate sport and activity champions for annual awards

Thu, 29 Jun 2017

Nominations for the DSSA Sports Awards 2017 are currently being invited from schools and sport associations.

The annual Derbyshire Schools' Sports Association (DSSA) Sports Awards will recognise the sporting... Read More »

School Games set for kick-off at Trent College

School Games set for kick-off at Trent College

Wed, 28 Jun 2017

Around 1,000 children across Derbyshire are on their marks for the Derbyshire School Games Event, which takes place at Trent College on Tuesday July 11.

Up to 800 participants between the ages of seven... Read More »

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