Area guide: Derby

Derby is perhaps most famous for being the home to Rolls-Royce, the second largest manufacturer of aero-engines  as well as luxury cars. It is also home to Derby County football club aka the Rams, playing their football at Pride Park. Derby itself is often considered the home of the Industrial Revolution and the birthplace of large scale manufacturing, but actually people are only really care about where to play sport in Derby. On that note for Derby sports facilities you are really are spoilt for choice, with Derby University, Rolls Royce Sports Centre and over 100 others sports facilities in Derby.


Derby venues and sports facilities

Markeaton Primary School
1.61 miles away - Bromley Street Derby Derbyshire DE22 1HJ
Markeaton Primary School is situated in a lovely urban pocket of Derby. Markeaton Primary School rea...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
St Marys Academy
1.82 miles away - DE22 1AU Broadway Derby Derby DE22 1AU
Royal School for the Deaf Derby
1.87 miles away - DE22 3BH Ashbourne Road Derby Derby DE22 3BH
Lucozade Powerleague Derby Soccerdome
2.04 miles away - Derwent Parade Pride Park Derby Derbyshire DE24 8BW
Adjacent to legendary Pride Park and minutes walk from Derby station, Lucozade Powerleague Derby is...
Football (5 a side) Pavilion/Clubhouse Hall Room
Derby Arena
2.08 miles away - Royal Way Derby Derby DE24 8JB
Multi-Use Open Space Sports Hall Football
Derbyshire Tennis Centre
2.17 miles away - Ashe Place Derby Derby DE23 8BF
The Derbyshire Tennis Centre is aptly named the home of Tennis in Derby. The has a number of courts...
Derby Rugby Club
2.21 miles away - Derby Rugby Club Haslams Lane, Darley Abbey, Derby Derby DE22 1EB
St Benedict Academy
2.43 miles away - Duffield Road Darley Abbey Derby Derbyshire DE22 1JD
St Benedict Academy is a secondary school in Derby with an athletics strip and a fantastic 3G footba...
Athletics Football (5 a side) Football (7 a side)
Walter Evans Primary School
2.43 miles away - Darley Abbey Drive Derby Derby DE22 1EF
Lawn Primary School
2.63 miles away - Norbury Close Allestree Derby Derbyhire DE22 2QR
Lawn Primary School is a small primary school in Allestree in Derby and has a range of activities ta...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
The Old Vicarage School
2.84 miles away - Church Lane Church Lane Darley Abbey Derby Derby DE22 1EW
Meadow Farm Primary School
2.90 miles away - Foyle Avenue Derby Derbyshire DE21 6TZ
Meadow Farm Primary School is located in Derby and has a large grass area which can be used as a pla...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
St Peter's Junior School
2.98 miles away - Thornhill Road Derby Derby DE23 6FZ
St.Peter’s Junior School is situated in Littleover, a 10 minute drive from Derby City centre and is...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Chaddesden Park Primary School
3.30 miles away - Tennessee Road Derby East Midlands DE21 6LF
Chaddesden Park Primary School is a small school located near to Derby. It has general grass space a...
Football (5 a side) Hall
Wren Park Primary School
3.35 miles away - Jackson Avenue Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 9AY
Wren Park Primary School is in Mickleover in Derby and has various after school activities taking pl...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Rykneld Sports Centre book online
3.60 miles away - Richmond Park Road Mackworth Derby Derbyshire DE22 4LP
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Gyms Football (5 a side) Basketball Netball Hockey Badminton Table Tennis Cricket nets Multi-Use Open Space Sports Hall Football (7 a side) Room
Parkview Primary School
3.69 miles away - Springwood Drive Oakwood Derby Derby DE21 2RQ
Parkview Primary School is in the village of Oakwood and has a grass playing field area and separate...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Springwood Leisure Centre
3.69 miles away - Springwood Drive Derby Derbyshire DE21 2RQ
Springwood Leisure Centre is located in Oakwood, Derby and is a sport and leisure facility with 3G f...
Gyms Football (5 a side) Badminton Dance studio Sports Hall Cycling Hall
University of Derby Sports Centre
3.87 miles away - Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
In January 2022, Everyone Active teamed up with the University of Derby to bring the local community...
Athletics Gyms Squash Football (5 a side) Basketball Netball Badminton Climbing Dance studio Sports Hall Cycling
Derby County Training Centre
4.34 miles away - DE21 4TB Derby DE21 4TB
Football (11 a side)

Activities in Derby

One thing that you are never short of in Derby is sporting activities. There seems to be a zumba class or pilates on every street corner and the council run Springwood and Queens Sports Centres will always have something going. However, if you've got little'uns tearing your hair out, especially during the holiday periods (which seem to get longer each year) then there really is nothing better than SoccerStars. Set up by ex-pros Darren Wassall and Pat Lyons, SoccerStars is the number 1 football school in Derby. They focus on the fun and enjoyment but do also have close links to Derby FC Academy if they spot potential. It is a great way to get out the house and expend some of that never ending energy they seem to have!


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