Active Derbyshire

Our goal is simple...more people taking part in regular exercise.

Active Derbyshire is a countywide campaign to encourage and support you to become more active by providing you with the information you need to get started, inspiring you to try new challenges and motivating you to carry on.  We're not just here for the sporty types.  We want to help everyone, no matter what their age or ability or fitness level.  

Inspiration and advice plus the latest news

Workplace Challenge Launch at Derby County Football GroundAn initiative encouraging workers to become more active is proving a hit.  1,068 individuals and 179 workplaces have already signed up to the Derbyshire Workplace Challenge alone.  We talk to local employers to find out why they believe a healthy workforce makes good financial sense.  Plus 10 Top Tips in our Expert Zone. Click here to read our newsletters & click here for all our latest news.

Search activities and events near you

We’ll help you find activities, clubs, classes and events where you live.  Our easy-to use online Activity and Event Search has everything from archery to zumba from Glossop on the northern edge of the Peak District down to Swadlincote on the South Derbyshire border and all the way across from Bolsover to Buxton.


Find clubs and coaches in your area

Use our online Club Search to find clubs and groups near you - whether you want to learn to dance in the Derbyshire Dales, try aerobics in the Amber Valley or have a go at hang-gliding in the High Peak.  If you’re a coach, instructor, club or event organiser then please send your details.

Stay motivated

It's easier to stay motivated if you exercise with other people.  Getting fit can help you make new friends.  Research shows it also helps if you keep track of your progress.  Let us support you with our Online Activity Log, regular news, competitions and discounts.   Become a member today – it’s free.

Be inspired

We can give you ideas to help you get started and carry on with good news stories, expert opinion.  To sign up for our e-news letter for regular news, interviews and expert advice email  Tell us your stories – we’d love to hear from you.

Find out more about Active Derbyshire.

Local Activity Search

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