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Co-Leaders helping JOG Derbyshire groups to thrive

Co-Leaders helping JOG Derbyshire groups to thrive

Posted: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:00

Three JOG Derbyshire Co-Leader training sessions have been held across the county in Swadlincote (above), Derby (below) and Glossop, welcoming 35 new faces to the team!

All the newly-trained Co Leaders... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Co-Leaders, Derby, Derbyshire Sport, Glossop, JOG Derbyshire, Swadlincote

Do you think you have you got what it takes to be a Para-Swimmer?

Do you think you have you got what it takes to be a Para-Swimmer?

Posted: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 12:15

Do you think you have you got what it takes to be a Para-Swimmer?

City of Derby Swimming Club and ASA England Programmes are holding a free taster session for disabled swimmers at Queen's Leisure Centre,... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Disability Sport, Para-swimming, swimming

From zero to Derby 10k in three months for Jog Middleton's Lindsey

From zero to Derby 10k in three months for Jog Middleton's Lindsey

Posted: Mon, 27 Mar 2017 08:50

A Jog Middleton group member who only started jogging in January is now preparing to tackle the Derby 10k in early April.

Lindsey Wilkinson, 38, from Wirksworth, started the #JogIntoJanuary programme as... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, JOG Derbyshire, Jog Middleton, Lindsey Wilkinson

Why we should keep moving to reduce cancer risk - a healthcare professional's view

Why we should keep moving to reduce cancer risk - a healthcare professional's view

Posted: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 11:00

The newest JOG Derbyshire Leader, Karl Rex is the practice manager at Baslow Health Centre.

He hopes to bring the community together through his jogging group and is is looking forward to seeing his participants... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Baslow Joggers, Derbyshire Sport, JOG Derbyshire, Karl Rex, health

Derbyshire Girls Can Play

Derbyshire Girls Can Play

Posted: Sun, 26 Mar 2017 07:30

Derbyshire County FA will be running two girls-only football events during the Easter school holidays.

The Girls Can Play project is open to any girl aged between 5 and 11, whether they have played football... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire FA, Derbyshire Sport, Girls' football

Mums the word for All About Jogging trio

Mums the word for All About Jogging trio

Posted: Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:30

Mums Claire Webster, Brady Longdon and Karen Booker all joined the Loscoe-based JOG Derbyshire group All About Jogging to coincide with the #JogIntoJanuary campaign.

They have all found it hugely worthwhile... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Brady Longdon, Claire Webster, Derbyshire Sport, JOG Derbyshire, Karen Booker

Derbyshire stage route details of Women's Tour announced

Derbyshire stage route details of Women's Tour announced

Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 16:47

Further details of the Derbyshire stage of this year's Women's Tour have been announced.

Organisers finalised the route after driving it as part of a nationwide "recce" of the five-stage race.

Top women... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Derbyshire stage route, Sport system, Women's Tour 2017

ICON's Taylor-Tipton joins Rose for World Juniors

ICON's Taylor-Tipton joins Rose for World Juniors

Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:14

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 »

Tags: Compete, Derbyshire Sport, ICON, Justin Taylor-Tipton, slopestyle skiing

#JogIntoJanuary helps Derbyshire people of all ages make a new start in 2017

#JogIntoJanuary helps Derbyshire people of all ages make a new start in 2017

Posted: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:00

It's been another memorable #JogIntoJanuary campaign across Derbyshire - with a whole host of new joggers getting off their sofas to make a new start in 2017.

More than 300 complete beginners responded... Read More »

Tags: #JogIntoJanuary, Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, JOG Derbyshire

How to market a successful Crowd Funding campaign

How to market a successful Crowd Funding campaign

Posted: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:42

If you've ever thought of using Crowd Funding to help you raise money for your club or project, then you will find these hints and tips from Podium Partners on how to market a successful marketing campaign... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Inclusive Derbyshire, JOG Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, This Girl Can