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JOG Derbyshire members get exclusive discount for the Central Health Derby 10K

JOG Derbyshire members get exclusive discount for the Central Health Derby 10K

Posted: Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:45

JOG Derbyshire members are being encouraged to take part in the 17th Derby 10K on Sunday April 9, with organisers Sporting Futures offering an exclusive discount and incentive package.

As well as the usual... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Central Health, Derby 10k, Derbyshire Sport, JOG Derbyshire, Sporting Futures

Special Olympics Derbyshire rides crest of Rio wave

Special Olympics Derbyshire rides crest of Rio wave

Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 16:15

The numbers joining a Derbyshire-wide inclusive sport network have been boosted by participants taking inspiration from the Rio Paralympics and Olympics.

More than 80 people from across the county are now... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lewis White, Special Olympics Derbyshire

Football Foundation’s Grow the Game Fund - Deadline: 29th March 2017

Football Foundation’s Grow the Game Fund - Deadline: 29th March 2017

Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 12:07

The Football Foundation' "Grow the Game" grant scheme will be open for applications until 29th March 2017.

The aim of the scheme is to increase participation in football by both players and volunteers.... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, Football, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system, This Girl Can

Foundation Derbyshire are looking for funding bids

Foundation Derbyshire are looking for funding bids

Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:33

Foundation Derbyshire are looking for bids to the following funds:

Click on each fund link below to find out more and apply

Embrace Derbyshire Fund This is the Foundation's 'general' pot and will consider... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, JOG Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs

Don't miss your chance to win prizes with the Active Lunch Challenge

Don't miss your chance to win prizes with the Active Lunch Challenge

Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:24

There's just a few days left of the Active Lunch Challenge, so make sure you keep logging your activity for your chance to win a FitBit Alta Wristband or a £10 High Street shopping voucher.

Winners... Read More »

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

Places available on the This Girl Can Coach programme.

Places available on the This Girl Can Coach programme.

Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:59

5 spaces have become available on Derbyshire's This Girl Can Coach programme. This programme offers extensive support including financial support to complete a coaching qualification, first aid, safeguarding... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Coaching Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, Developing Sport, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Sport system, This Girl Can

Places available on the Volunteer Passport programme in Chesterfield

Places available on the Volunteer Passport programme in Chesterfield

Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:53

Places available on the Volunteer Passport programme in Chesterfield

Places are available on the Volunteer Passport programme in Chesterfield. This course is for anyone either volunteering or thinking about... Read More »

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

Postcode Community Trust, Community Sports Programme – open until 1st March 2017

Postcode Community Trust, Community Sports Programme – open until 1st March 2017

Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:41

Postcode Community Trust – Community Sports Programme allows not-for-profit sports groups to apply for set packages of goods.

This round invites applications from charities and community groups who... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Basketball, Bowls, Cricket, Derbyshire Sport, Football, Funding, Get Active, Inclusive Derbyshire, Lead and Organise, NGBs, Netball, Rugby

Get involved in International Women's Day across South Derbyshire

Get involved in International Women's Day across South Derbyshire

Posted: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:10

South Derbyshire District Council is backing the This Girl Can campaign and International Women's Day on March 8 by putting on a number of local activities.

Among the activities on offer that are women-only... Read More »

Tags: Active Derbyshire, Derbyshire Sport, International Women's Day, Sport system, This Girl Can

Hard graft pays off for ICON's Breakwell

Hard graft pays off for ICON's Breakwell

Posted: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:01

Some hard training by Erewash ICON athlete Abbie Breakwell paid off when she was in sparkling form in her first tournament of the New Year.

The 13-year-old wheelchair tennis player from Long Eaton won all... Read More »

Tags: Abbie Breakwell, Compete, Derbyshire Sport, ICON, wheelchair tennis