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our mission

Inspire and Support Derbyshire athletes to become champions

Derbyshire Institute of Sport is a completely unique  organisation on a mission to inspire and support Derbyshire athletes to become champions. Our purpose is to give Derbyshire athletes the best possible chance of becoming World Class and in doing so, showcase Derbyshire as a leading county for success.  The DIS receives no government funding, it relies entirely on its own fundraising initiatives, which include: Grants, Donations, Corporate Sponsorships, Supporters Club, Individual packages, and School Ambassador programme.

 

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151

Total number of athletes supported since 2012

31

Current number of athletes being supported

19

Total number of athletes who have competed at Major International Events

15

Total number of athletes who have achieved selection onto a National Governing Body Performance programme

Our purpose

OUR PURPOSE IS TO GET MORE ATHLETES FROM DERBYSHIRE COMPETING AT MAJOR SPORTING EVENTS

Each year we support the best individual athletes from Derbyshire and offer them the opportunity to join our specialist performance family. We meet with each athlete on a regular basis and offer them an individualised bespoke programme, based on their goals, needs and lifestyle

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Our current sponsors:

Lobina
Don Amott
Golden Dreams
University of Derby
HUUB Design