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Research calls for better opportunities for young disabled people

New research released on Wednesday 9th December highlights a clear need to engage disabled people in sport and physical activity at a young age.

Active Beyond Education? was set up to illustrate some of the ways to prevent a decline in participation as people move into adulthood. The findings will support educators, healthcare professionals and sport providers to deliver more accessible activities for young disabled people.  Continue reading

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Coaching Derbyshire Bursary

Coaching Derbyshire provides funding support, among many other things, to assist Coaches across Derbyshire in their development.

The vision of Coaching Derbyshire is to develop and support a community of qualified and skilled coaches who can support Derbyshire Sport’s overall vision to become one of the most active and successful sporting counties.

Coaching Derbyshire aims to be a one stop shop for all your coaching needs. If you are looking for a course near you, then check out their course finder, bringing together course information from a range of agencies.  Continue reading

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