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ICON and Derbyshire Institute of Sport support

For young, up and coming race walkers, there is the opportunity to join Derbyshire Sport led schemes which support elite athletes.

The Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) backs potential stars of the future by means of technical coaching, strength and conditioning coaching, physiotherapy and nutritional advice. These athletes are invited on to the programme as a result of their performances.

The ICON bursary scheme allows top-performing athletes from Sport England recognised sports, to apply for financial support.