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Hundreds turn out to make the Dovedale Dipper a big success

Runners and walkers turned out in force for one of the best-loved events on the Matlock area sporting calendar, the Dovedale Dipper Challenge.

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James Fox, of Matlock Athletics Club, dashing to the finish line in the 20th anniversary of the annual Rickys Race.

Matlock AC’s ladies rule the Booths League roost for a second time

In conditions more akin to a winter cross-country race, the all-conquering Matlock Athletics Club ladies’ team were crowned Booths League champions for the second time, adding the Summer League title to the Winter League they also won.

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VIDEO: On your marks to join Britain's top athletes in #teamparkrun events on August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic superstars taking part in #teamparkrun 5k events all over the UK on August 19.

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The defeat of hot favourite Ribchester, ridden by William Buick, in the Sussex Stakes was one of many surprises at the Qatar Goodwood Festival.

Horses to follow from a Goodwood week that struggled to stay glorious

The weather did its best to sabotage Goodwood week, which left the Qatar-sponsored meeting struggling to live to up to its fabled moniker of Glorious.

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Harry leads fell racers home as 145 tackle latest challenge

Harry leads fell racers home as 145 tackle latest challenge

A total of 145 runners took part in the Brassington Fell Race as the Well Dressing Wakes week of fell races continued.

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Get set for the 20th running of Ricky’s Race

Get set for the 20th running of Ricky’s Race

The 20th running of Ricky’s Race will take place on Thursday, 10th August, at 7pm.

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Carl Froch is coming to Mansfield

WIN tickets to an audience with Carl Froch!

Three-time super-middleweight world champion Carl Froch has never been one to shy away from the spotlight.

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Adam Peaty was among last year's winners

Nominations open for Derbyshire Sports Awards

The Derbyshire Sports Awards are back for 2017 – and nominations are now being invited.

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Bengali Boys, ridden by Barry McHugh and trained by Richard Fahey, storms to an easy victory in the big race of the weekend at rain-soaked Newbury, the Weatherbys Super Sprint for 2yos.

Goodwood and Ascot provide a glorious midsummer feast

It’s hard to be upbeat within racing at present after the tragic death of stalls-handler Stephen Yarborough at Haydock Park.

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Matlock Athletic Club at the popular Sheldon Fell Race

Matlock Athletic Club in prize winning form at Hardwick 10k

Matlock Athletic Club were well represented at the Hardwick 10k, a race that supports Ashgate Hospice.

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Matlock Cycling Club duo Sam Sergeant and Josh Williams in action during the Derby city centre youth races.

Last is first again as Annie bags her sixth national title

Bakewell star Annie Last claimed her sixth national title to continue her prolific career as a professional cyclist.

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Barrable closes in on century of titles

Barrable closes in on century of titles

Matlock runner Anthony Barrable successfully defended his over-60s veterans’ title at the Hardwick Hall 10km road race — taking his number of titles to 98.

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Newmarket's charming July Course, which staged another successful July Festival last week. (PHOTO BY: cassiefairy.com)

Newmarket winning the race to put the cream on top of the July Jam

Got your breath back yet? What a hectic, action-packed few days they were!

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Matlock Golf Club

Matlock Golf Club join forces with other local clubs in recruitment drive

Matlock Golf Club is one of a group of Derbyshire golf clubs and coaches who have joined forces to help spearhead the drive to encourage more people into the sport in the North East region of the county.

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Strong field takes on MAC’s 2017 Black Rocks Fell Race

Strong field takes on MAC’s 2017 Black Rocks Fell Race

Matlock Athletics Club had a strong turnout in their Black Rocks Fell Race on Wednesday.

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Archer Hollie Smith strikes gold at Euros

Archer Hollie Smith strikes gold at Euros

Pinpoint archer Hollie Smith was part of the Great Britain team which smashed a world record on their way to gold medals at the European Youth Cup in Croatia.

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Olympic legend Jess Ennis-Hill pictured with MAC bright stars

Olympic legend Jess Ennis-Hill pictured with MAC bright stars

Olympics star Jessica Ennis-Hill was pictured with two of Matlock Athletics Club’s golden girls at Chatsworth House.

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DJ Sara Cox, an avid racing fan, is helping to promote the StirrUp Summer Campaign, which includes free admission for under-18s at all tracks.

Free admission for under-18s helps racing’s bid to lure the next generation

Go racing on any UK course these days, particularly on Saturdays, and you’ll be struck by the remarkable number of younger people who are there, enjoying themselves. Coral-Eclipse Day at Sandown this Saturday will provide the perfect example.

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ACB Light-Heavyweight Champion Thiago Silva defends his belt against undefeated Russian prospect Batraz Agnaev at Sheffield Arena on July 22.

BREAKING: Mixed Martial Arts to debut at Sheffield Arena with Thiago Silva v Batraz Agnaev ACB world title

Fight fans in Sheffield got some knock out news today - Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is making its debut at the Arena with a ACB world title fight and world class undercard later this month.
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Ribchester, ridden by William Buick, who got Royal Ascot off to a flying start by winning the Queen Anne Stakes in course-record time.

ROYAL ASCOT: day-by-day review and horses to follow

A total of 293,791 people flocked through the gates of Royal Ascot last week, mixing top-class racing with all the glamour and glitz of one of the social occasions of the year.

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