All groups are led by fully qualified and super-friendly volunteer leaders and co-leaders. Whether you’re new to jogging, want to get back into it after a break or you want to improve your distance or speed, they’ll be able to guide you through it every step of the way.
When you join a group you become part of a family who support each other through all life’s ups and downs, make new friends and have a heap of fun along the way. If you want to be more competitive, enter races and enjoy extra benefits you can also join the Derbyshire Dynamos, a club run by our jog leaders and group joggers. What are you waiting for?
When lockdown hit, our Jog Derbyshire groups rallied round to remain connected online. James Illsley, jog leader at Jog Derbyshire group Rogue Runners Ripley, tells how they socialised digitally during 2020….. Interrupting Couch to 5k “When Rogue Runners Ripley was established in autumn 2019 it started as a small group of friends who wanted to…Read More
When the world said ‘stop!’ Jog Derbyshire said, ‘Go Go Go………!’ On March 17th England Athletics released a statement advising that all face to face activity including jogging groups should be suspended. While the news was not entirely unexpected it sent ripples of uncertainty throughout the network. Leaders from all over the county informed participants…Read More
Lucy describes her recent experience of lock down and reveals the value of community: It’s funny, you can live on a street for years going about your daily life not paying too much attention to those around you. As neighbours you may exchange the odd wave, a nod, a cheery ‘good morning’ but most of…Read More
Are you interested in becoming a Jog Derbyshire leader? Or perhaps you’re already a leader and you’re looking for some materials to support you in the running of your group? If so, you’ve come to the right place. We’re currently updating our jog leader support area. If you need any materials in the meantime please…Read More
Love your running? Could you inspire new beginners? You may be just the person to lead a Jog Derbyshire group. Anyone can become a Jog Derbyshire leader. If you’re enthusiastic, supportive, have some running experience and a bit of free time, and are willing to complete a one-day course, then why not give it a…Read More
Derbyshire Dynamos is a club run by our jog leaders and group joggers. It’s an optional ‘next step’ for those who wish to be more competitive, enter races and enjoy some of the benefits offered by other running clubs. Being part of Jog Derbyshire’s UKA affiliated running club comes with a host of benefits including discounted…Read More