Match Report: Scarborough Pirates RL 68 Derby Eks RL 14

Travelling the long distance on a warm day with a bare 13 was always going to be a challenge however the Elks were determined to complete as many fixtures as possible this season even if they were devoid of players at union/league cup finals and holidays! Warm and windy day beckons but a tight warm up and a crash course of …

Match Report: Crigglestone Allblacks RL 30 Derby Elks RL 16

First away match of the season saw the young Elks travelling up towards Wakefield to play Crigglestone Allblacks. This was the first meeting in 2 seasons and the away team were buoyant after last weeks home win against Lindley St Josephs. Unfortunately, this was soon extinguished as within the first 6 minutes the home side exposed the defence to score …

Derby Elks off to a winning start at home

Derby Elks RL 60 Lindley St Josephs 10 After what seemed like a never ending union season locally Derby Elks finally got their Yorkshire League 5 programme started with the visit of Lindley St Josephs. Match was played at the Gallows Playing Fields due to the required maintenance on the clubs ground in readiness for the next home matches. The …

Welcome our new Head Sports Therapist Hannah Tsang

It’s a bitter sweet time at Derby Elks, long time Head Physio Ryan Smith is stepping down to spend time on other ventures and his family. The club are forever grateful for the time and effort Ryan has put into the club and the friendships made. We wish Ryan all the best in his endeavours. On another note, it is …

Training starts 13th March!

Yes, you read that right, training is back on! Starts Wednesday 13th March, 7:30pm at Gallows Playing Fields, Nottingham Road, Ilkeston. We look forward to seeing you there! Any questions, please contact Jon on 07811 177 210.