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Sporting success and work to engage more people in active and healthy lives is honoured at DSSA Sports Awards

Sporting success and work to engage more people in active and healthy lives is honoured at DSSA Sports Awards

Wed, 18 Oct 2017

Top badminton player Grace King and No.1 GB heptathlete and high jumper Niamh Emerson were among the big winners at the 2017 Derbyshire Schools' Sport Association (DSSA) Sports Awards, held at the Winding... Read More »

Ron Pickering Memorial Fund

Ron Pickering Memorial Fund

Tue, 17 Oct 2017

If you are a young, talented, able bodied or a disability Track and Field athlete, aged 15-23 years, in need of support then you can apply for support from the Ron Pickering Memorial Fund.

The funds are... Read More »

Play Tennis Fund

Play Tennis Fund

Mon, 16 Oct 2017

The Play Tennis Fund is a small grants funding scheme aimed at supporting the tennis network across Britain in establishing effective local projects to grow tennis participation. Projects can apply for... Read More »

Does your club or school fancy trying Futsal?

Does your club or school fancy trying Futsal?

Wed, 20 Sep 2017

The Football Association and Football Foundation have launched a £300,000 fund aimed at developing the sport of Futsal in Derbyshire.

The deadline for applications is Friday 6 October.

The fund will... Read More »

Strongmen triumph at first ever Peak District Highland Games

Strongmen triumph at first ever Peak District Highland Games

Mon, 11 Sep 2017

Most of us love watching strongmen as they don our TV sets at Christmas. From lifting cars to pulling buses and trucks what these guys can do is pretty phenomenal. However when they came to Matlock Farm... Read More »

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