Badminton player David Hong lifting weights in the DIS gym.
More than 40 athletes are currently supported by DIS across a wide array of sports from the main site at the University of Derby and the satellite sites at the Queen's Park Sports Centre and Healthy Living Centre, Staveley in Chesterfield.
To access biographies of athletes, click on the sport in which they compete. If it is not listed, click on individual athletes.
Additionally, there are athletes who are given extra support as part of the Gold Programme. This is for those who are less than three years away from being on a National Governing Body programme and are expected to compete at an Olympic Games, Paralympic Games and/or a Commonwealth Games.