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?
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
Shortly after social distancing measures were announced, sports fixtures, leagues and competitions up and down the country were cancelled, postponed and suspended. A collective sigh of disappointment was felt by players, teams, coaches, volunteers, fans and anyone whose calendar is organised around training and events. My 13 year old son hung up his rugby boots…Read More
When it comes to jogging in Derbyshire, we thought we had seen it all, right? Wrong! The last few weeks has seen the people of Ripley and surrounding areas pounding the pavements carrying tubes of toothpaste and toilet rolls, stopping to take selfies with post boxes and even getting in the miles on their driveways! These…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