2015 March

Olympic Swimmers Dive in at Ravensdale

March 26, 2015
Ravensdale Infant (2)

Ravensdale Infant and Junior Schools enjoyed an inspiring morning with visits from London 2012 Olympic heroes. Amy Smith and Joe Roebuck, both competitors at London 2012 and Glasgow 2014, visited the two schools as part of our programme to inspire local school children. In both schools they spoke in assembly about their experiences as professional swimmers. including their training programmes and healthy eating regimes. They also showed pupils a small number of the medals they won during their career, including silver medals from the Glasgow and Melbourne Commonwealth Games. A selection of pupils were able to take part in a […]

Woodlands Net Under 13 Title

March 25, 2015
Woodlands U13 netball

Woodlands School took the title at the Under 13 Netball Tournament on Tuesday 24 March.

After seven rounds of tight competition Woodlands took the title by three points ahead of hosts Littleover School. Third place went to Derby High with Chellaston a close fourth.

The tournament showed the quality and strength of netball across all schools within the city with each of the school losing at least one match during the course of the event.

Full results are available here – Under 13 Netball results

Thanks go to Littleover for hosting the tournament and to their young leaders for supporting the […]

High 5s all round for Oakwood and Bishop Lonsdale

March 25, 2015

Oakwood Junior emerged victorious from a night of high quality High 5 Netball at Derby Moor Community Sports College after a closely fought final against Bishop Lonsdale Primary.


16 teams played a round-robin of matches before knock-out stages left a final four of the two finalists, plus Dale and Ravensdale.


Oakwood edged Bishop Lonsdale out 2-1 to take the Gold Award and both teams will now go forward to represent the City at the County Finals in May – Good Luck!


Our thanks go to Derby Moor for hosting the event again, all schools and […]

Homefields & Portway Tag their way into County Finals

March 20, 2015

Tag Rugby numbers grew once again in Derby City as Chellaston Academy hosted our annual Primary School Competition. 18 teams played a round robin of group stages before heading into quarters, semis and a City Final which was won by Homefields Primary “A” Team.

They will be joined at the County Final Event by Portway Junior School whom they defeated 5-2 in the final.


Tables for the group stages can be viewed via the following links:

Group A – http://www.sportstables.net/grp-a
Group B – http://www.sportstables.net/grp-b
Group C […]