Jenson Button Trust Triathlon 2017

Claire Duffin Triathlon

Sunday July 23rd 2017!!! The Jenson Button Trust Triathlon will return to Derby for the third consecutive year and once again will take place in Markeaton Park. This summer’s event will be even bigger with elite, seasoned and novice triathletes as well as teams of three in the Team Challenge, competing alongside Formula 1 McLaren Honda racing driver Jenson Button in a day of sport.

Paralympic Star Prepares For Ironman Challenge With HUUB Events

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Paralympic, World and European swimming medallist Tim Reddish CBE, who is chair of the British Paralympic Association, has signed up for three local events organised by Derby-based HUUB Events in preparation for his bid to compete in his first Ironman competition.  Mr Reddish was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa at the age of 31 and lost all useful sight seven years later.  He regained some artificial vision in 2013 when he …

Ashgate Hospice

Sportives Support Local Charities

Claire Duffin Cycling

Cyclists taking part in the Derby Spring Classic Sportive event on Sunday April 23 and the North Derbyshire Challenge in September will be raising money for local charity Ashgate Hospicecare, which provides support, care and specialist therapy services to people in their own homes across North Derbyshire as well as at the hospice in Chesterfield. Christine Selden, Fundraising Manager for Ashgate Hospice Care explained: “We need to raise £7 million every …