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Welcome to Derby Athletic ClubMoorways Stadium, Moor Lane, Derby, DE24 9HY Correspondence to: Moorways Stadium, Moor Lane, Derby, DE24 9HY


Derby Athletic Club

The management of the Club is vested in the Executive Committee which has responsibility for the general affairs of Derby Athletic Club.

All committee members, with the exception of the President, shall retire annually, but shall be eligible for re-election.  Committee Members are elected by ballot of fully paid-up members present at the AGM.

An Annual General Meeting is held once every year in early March.

Executive Committee

PresidentJohn Simmons
ChairKarl Ponty
Admin Officer (VACANT)
TreasurerMark Powell
Membership Officer Beth Haste
Communications OfficerHilary Burton
Competitions OfficerRichard Wilson
Coaching and Schools Liaison OfficerPaul Blakey
Officials OfficerErnie Cripps / Bemigho Etuwewe
Facilities & Equipment OfficerKeith Bullock
Voluntary Helper Officer 

Non-Executive Roles on the Committee

(Non Executive members can attend Executive Meetings but cannot vote)

Catering OfficerAngela Ward
Kit OfficerDenise Reid
Safeguarding contactsKarl Ponty
Child Protection Officer (Welfare Officers) Karl Ponty, Sarah Johnstone
Performance Statistician (VACANT)


Mini-League Track & FieldDave Segal
Mini-League Cross CountryPaul Martin
Mini-League SportshallDave Segal
YDL Lower (U13/U15)Karl Ponty
YDL Upper (U17/U20)(VACANT) – Karl Ponty
Northern LeagueRichard Wilson
North Mids XC LeagueRichard Wilson
MastersLisa Palmer-Blount