About Us

Derby City Sport Forum is made up of clubs, groups and organizations in and around Derby. It promotes and celebrates sport, acts as a lobbying group to champion sport, sporting opportunities and facilities for all, and promotes diversity in sport.

We are a meeting place for ideas, where members can swap best practice, inform others about new opportunities, and reveal sources of finance and grants and ways to raise income. We welcome ideas for the betterment of sport in the city

Meetings are normally held at different premises, kindly hosted by clubs, so that members can see the latest developments.

Our current members includes Derby County Community Trust, providers such as the University of Derby, Derby College, and Willows Sports Centre, and sporting charities, all adding their talent and experience.

Join us

All sports groups, clubs and organizations in and around Derby are invited to join us . Membership is free. Contact us if you are interested.

Derby City Sport Forum’s aim is to promote sporting opportunities for all

  • We support clubs from a range of different sports to grow by providing a networking forum for volunteers and helping to promote club activities.
  • We provide access to First Aid and Safeguarding courses to support volunteers from sporting clubs and organisations in the City.
  • We work with Derby City Council in relation to facilities, including public open spaces, and any consultation on sport facilities in the City.
  • We help clubs in the City to access funding opportunities which support their growth and development.