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ICON's Taylor-Tipton joins Rose for World Juniors

ICON's Taylor-Tipton joins Rose for World Juniors

Fri, 24 Mar 2017

Erewash ICON starlet Justin Taylor-Tipton has been selected by British Ski and Snowboard to represent Great Britain in slopestyle skiing at the Junior World Championships at Chiesa Valmalenco.

The 16-year-old,... Read More »

GB call up for ICON skier Rose

GB call up for ICON skier Rose

Wed, 22 Mar 2017

ICON athlete James Rose's 2017 is in full bloom after successfully competing in a brace of mogul events.

The 15-year-old skier finished second in the British Men's Single moguls and fifth in the Austrian... Read More »

National selection for Hancock as Morewood claims first podium of 2017

National selection for Hancock as Morewood claims first podium of 2017

Mon, 20 Mar 2017

Amber Valley ICON athlete Jessica Hancock (pictured right) has been selected as one of 12 chosen for the Great Britain youth squad (Under-18) for life saving.

The 15-year-old, from Denby, is among the dozen... Read More »

ICON's Sam rides roads of Belgium

ICON's Sam rides roads of Belgium

Thu, 09 Mar 2017

ICON road cyclist Sam Walsham (pictured in green) has broadened his horizons by racing across the Channel in Belgium.

The Chesterfield College student raced in two separate events – one on Saturday... Read More »

Teenage DIS duo post records

Teenage DIS duo post records

Mon, 27 Feb 2017

Two Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) athletes have enjoyed record-breaking weekends.

Sprint hurdler Alicia Barrett showed she is in terrific form at the start of 2017 by clocking two UK records at Under-20... Read More »

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