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ICON duo Lewis and Matt excel on Germany trip

ICON duo Lewis and Matt excel on Germany trip

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2015 23:21

Two ICON athletes have excelled in recent martial arts action representing their Heart of England Club.

Lewis Richardson and Matt Lear both entered taekwondo's British Unified ITF competition and took gold... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Compete, ICON, Lewis Richardson, Matt Lear, taekwondo, kickboxing

Sainsbury’s Derbyshire School Games 2015 - the results are in!

Sainsbury’s Derbyshire School Games 2015 - the results are in!

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2015 20:30

Athletes, young leaders and organisers came together to ensure the 2015 Sainsbury's Derbyshire School Games Event was an overwhelming success.

With Paralympic London 2012 gold medallist Jonnie Peacock and... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Active Derbyshire, Compete, Sport system, Jonnie Peacock, Harry Aikines-Aryeetey. Derbyshire School Games, School Sport Partnerships

Sainsbury’s Derbyshire School Games 2015 - the results are in!

Posted: Tue, 07 Jul 2015 20:30

Athletes, young leaders and organisers came together to ensure the 2015 Sainsbury's Derbyshire School Games Event was an overwhelming success.

With Paralympic London 2012 gold medallist Jonnie Peacock and... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Active Derbyshire, Compete, Sport system, DIS

Busy few days for DIS athletes

Busy few days for DIS athletes

Posted: Sun, 05 Jul 2015 23:55

It's been a busy – and in several cases, highly successful – last few days for a host of Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) athletes.

Derby's Yasmin Miller finished fifth in the 110m hurdles... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Compete, DIS, ICON, athletics, swimming, golf, Yasmin Miller, Richard Weir, Jessica Turner, Sarah Vasey, James Whatley

Join the JOG Derbyshire-led Longshaw Trail Run this weekend

Join the JOG Derbyshire-led Longshaw Trail Run this weekend

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 10:37

If you're looking for a jogging route with a view, then why not join JOG Derbyshire's and the National Trust's Longshaw Trail Run this Sunday?

The venue, near Hathersage, offers some spectacular scenery,... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Active Derbyshire, Jog Derbyshire, Longshaw Trail Run

Commonwealth Youth Games call-up for DIS and ICON trio

Commonwealth Youth Games call-up for DIS and ICON trio

Posted: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 08:37

Three athletes on the Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) and ICON programmes have been called up to the England team for the Commonwealth Youth Games.

Chesterfield Athletics Club twins Alicia and Ella... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Compete, DIS, ICON, Sport system, Alicia Barrett, Ella Barrett, Niamh Emerson, Commonwealth Youth Games

Join in the fun at the Workplace Rounders Challenge

Join in the fun at the Workplace Rounders Challenge

Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:07

Need something to get your team bonding at work? Then why not join forces with your colleagues this Summer for the Workplace Rounders Challenge.

The event will take place on July 16 (from 5pm onwards) at... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Active Derbyshire, Workplace Challenge, Swadlincote

Aston Joggers are up and running!

Aston Joggers are up and running!

Posted: Thu, 02 Jul 2015 11:24

Aston Joggers brushed off soaring temperatures on the hottest day of the year so far to get off to a flying start.

JOG Derbyshire's newest group – who meet at The White Hart Pub on Derby Road in Aston... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Get Active, Active Derbyshire, Jog Derbyshire, Tierney Maude, Aston Joggers

Derbyshire's Miller and Turner to race at Under-23 European Championships

Derbyshire's Miller and Turner to race at Under-23 European Championships

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:11

Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) and ICON duo Yasmin Miller and Jessica Turner have secured places in the Great Britain squad for the European Athletics Under-23 Championships.

The pair will travel to... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Compete, ICON, DIS, athletics, Yasmin Miller, Jessica Turner

New Derby AC record for DIS and ICON's Weir

New Derby AC record for DIS and ICON's Weir

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:30

Derbyshire Institute of Sport and ICON runner Richard Weir broke a 33-year Derby AC record at a British Milers' Club meeting at Watford at the weekend.

The 30-year-old, who lives in Riddings, ran 3.41.93... Read More »

Tags: Derbyshire Sport, Compete, DIS, ICON, Richard Weir, Derby AC