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October 2016

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No Walk In The Park 5k (Chesterfield)

Date: Sat, 01 Oct 2016 (09:30)

Location: Cricket Pavilion, Boythorpe Road, Chesterfield, Chesterfield, S40 2ND

A monthly time trial race held every month usually on the first Saturday. Race HQ is the Cricket Pavilion, Queen's Park, entrance on Boythorpe Avenue. Changing, showers, refreshments available.

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Wild Warrior Mud Run And Obstacle Race 5k/10k

Date: Sat, 01 Oct 2016 (14:00 - 15:00)

Location: Wild Park, DE6 3BN

Wild Warrior eXtreme 5k or 10k mud run and obstacle race is now in its seventh year has risen to the challenge to become the ultimate mud run, voted mens fitness obstacle race of the year. So if you think you're up for it then we challenge you brave warriors to tackle this eXtreme wild mud run, its muddy good fun!

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Chesterfield Marathon/Half Marathon And Fun Run

Date: Sun, 02 Oct 2016 (08:30)

We think that you would find it difficult to run in a prettier place than Chesterfield. Running through this historic market town provides you with plenty to look at during your run. Whether you are local, a keen runner, a passionate fundraiser, or all three! Following last year's success we know that The Chesterfield & Derbyshire Marathon promises to be a day to remember.

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Shelton Striders 10k And Fun Run

Date: Sun, 02 Oct 2016 (09:45)

Location: Boulton Lane Communty Centre, Boulton Lane, Derby, Derby, DE24 0BD

10k race and fun run of approximately 2 miles.

It will start on the old canal path (tarmac path) before heading round Sinfin Avenue and onto Merrill Way, then down Wilmore Road to Sinfin and then returns to Shelton Lock via Sinfin Moor Lane and the old canal path and finishing near to the Community Centre. The course is fast and flat and offers a good PB opportunity

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Date: Mon, 03 Oct 2016 - Mon, 10 Oct 2016 (10:00 - 12:30)

Location: The Long Room, Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood, London, NW8 8QN

Women in Sport and Investec are delighted to invite you to Sport for Success: an event to celebrate the launch Women’s Sport Week 2016 (3-10 October) #WSW16.

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Promoting positive parenting in sport

Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2016 (11:00 - 12:00)

Location: Webinar

How parents can help children enjoy participating in sport and perform to the best of their ability

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Pavilion Gardens 5k Series (Buxton)

Date: Sat, 08 Oct 2016 (09:00)

Location: Buxton Pavilion Gardens, St John's Road, Buxton, Buxton, SK17 6BE

A monthly, multi-terrain, flat 5k race in Buxton's Pavilion Gardens. These races are open to runners of all standards – the only qualification is that you must feel like running 5k on a Saturday morning! And registration is free!

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Whitworth Thread 5k

Date: Sat, 08 Oct 2016 (09:00)

Location: Whitworth Park (terrace cafe), Darley Dale, Matlock, Derbyshire,

These events are for everyone. Just turn up and enjoy yourself. Whether your a regular runner or always wanted to get that little bit fitter. You can jog 4 laps, 3,2 or 1 lap and even walk the route as that first step towards improving your fitness and general well-being. Month by month you set your own target and try to improve it.

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Swimming Development Gala

Date: Sat, 08 Oct 2016 (13:00 - 16:00)

Gala open to children and adults with cerebral palsy or a physical disability.

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Derby City Half Marathon

Date: Sun, 09 Oct 2016 (09:00)

Back for it's second year the Sporting Futures Derby City Half Marathon will once again start and finish at the University of Derby and take in the landmarks of the city.

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Sporting Futures Derby City Half Marathon

Date: Sun, 09 Oct 2016 (09:00 - 12:00)

Back for its second year, the Sporting Futures Derby City Half Marathon will once again start and finish at the University of Derby and take in the landmarks of the city.

The race will be a licenced event and run under UK Athletics guidelines.

Parking will be available at the University of Derby.

To allow a timely and safe traffic management plan the course will have a strict 180-minute limit.

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Tissington Trail Half Marathon

Date: Sun, 09 Oct 2016 (10:00)

Location: Ashbourne Leisure Centre, Ashbourne, Ashbourne, DE6 1AA

** Both events now sold out - please email to be placed on the waiting list. **

The race returns for a fifth year in 2016 after establishing itself as a real favourite half marathon for those who have taken part. The 2015 race sold out in record time and for 2016 we have, once again, secured two dates for the race.

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Tour Ride Worcestershire

Date: Sun, 09 Oct 2016

Location: Worcester Racecourse, Grand Stand Road, Worcester, WR1 3EJ

The Tour Ride returns to Worcestershire for the second year following the success of the event in 2015. Whether you are looking to test yourself or simply enjoy riding your bike through the countryside there really is something for everyone!

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Road World Championships 2016

Date: Sun, 09 Oct 2016 - Sun, 16 Oct 2016

Location: Doha, Qatar

The State of Qatar hosts the World Road Championships organized by the Union Cycliste Internationale Doha, 9-16 October 2016.Doha will host around 1000 racers from 75 countries and more than 5700 participants from national federations, delegations, technicians and journalists in addition to around 30,000 fans and millions of spectators from all over the world.

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Special Olympics Derbyshire Volunteer Induction Training Workshop

Date: Mon, 10 Oct 2016 (18:00 - 20:30)

Location: St Thomas Centre, Chatsworth road, Chesterfield, S40 3AW

Find out all you need to know about being a Special Olympics volunteer in Derbyshire. Whether you are a club coach wanting to register your own athletes, someone who supports people with learning disabilities or someone just interested in what the Special Olympics is all about.

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Safeguarding and protecting children

Date: Mon, 10 Oct 2016 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: The Arc, High street, Clowne, Bolsover, S43 4JY

You will be able to:

Identify and recognise good coaching practice and the implications for your coaching

Explore your values and feelings in relation to child abuse, and recognise their potential impact on your response • Recognise and respond to possible signs of child abuse

Take appropriate action if concerns about a child arise.

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Investment In Sport & Activity conference

Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2016 (08:00 - 17:00)

Location: Old Trafford, Sir Matt Busby Way, Manchester, M16 0RA

The Investment In Sport & Activity conference 2016 will explore the progress of the Sporting Future strategy, the latest Sport England funding announcement and the range of investment opportunities open to the sector that will enhance participation in sport and activity across the UK.

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Careers in Sport Live

Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2016 (09:00 - 17:00)

Location: University of Derby, Kedleston Road, Derby, DE22 1GB

Careers in Sport LIVE is part of a series of free nationwide events giving teenagers and young adults the opportunity to find out what steps they need to take in order to forge a career in the sport and fitness sectors.

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Club Matters workshop: developing a marketing strategy

Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2016 (19:00 - 21:00)

With so many marketing options out there it can leave you in a muddle. This seminar will guide you through the marketing minefield and help you attract new members, raise funds or enhance your club’s profile. Launch your marketing mission today.

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Survival of Fittest (Nottingham) – Obstacle Race Challenge 2016

Date: Sat, 15 Oct 2016 (10:00 - 18:00)

Location: Victoria Embankment, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG2 2JY

Could you survive this colossal 10k urban assault course and raise money for precious lives at Rainbows?