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ICON alumni well represented in GB hockey squad and table tennis' Nationals invitations

ICON alumni well represented in GB hockey squad and table tennis' Nationals invitations

Thu, 19 Jan 2017

A trio of past and present ICON bursary programme athletes have been selected for the squad to lead England and Great Britain hockey into the next Olympic cycle.

Current England under-21 captain Kathryn... Read More »

Hat-trick of wins for Erewash ICON athlete Abbie

Hat-trick of wins for Erewash ICON athlete Abbie

Fri, 13 Jan 2017

Erewash ICON athlete Abbie Breakwell is celebrating after winning a hat-trick of titles at the British National Wheelchair Tennis Tournament in Gloucester.

The 13-year-old, who trains at Loughborough University,... Read More »

Are you thinking about bidding to one of Sport England’s new funding programmes?

Are you thinking about bidding to one of Sport England’s new funding programmes?

Tue, 10 Jan 2017

Derbyshire Sport is keen to understand where the demand is across the county for Sport England's new grants and to consider how we can best support applicant organisations. Therefore, we would be grateful... Read More »

ICON athletes ready themselves for New Year challenges

ICON athletes ready themselves for New Year challenges

Mon, 09 Jan 2017

ICON athletes have been busy in the lead up to Christmas, preparing for the challenges ahead in 2017.

Canoeist Ross Orme (pictured right), 18, from Woodville, completed a charity race at the end of November... Read More »

ICON's Caughey victorious as Breakwell prepares for Nationals

ICON's Caughey victorious as Breakwell prepares for Nationals

Thu, 08 Dec 2016

Amber Valley ICON athlete Struan Caughey has helped Scotland Juniors to win at the national Championships held at Stoneleigh.

The 17-year-old recurve archer, from Duffield, helped his team beat of the challenge... Read More »

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