Welcome to Derventio eXcel
Derventio eXcel is the elite swimming squad for Derbyshire, providing the apex of the performance pathway for swimmers throughout the county.
Derventio eXcel was established by the Derbyshire ASA to provide the training and competition environment for elite swimmers from any Derbyshire Swimming Club. DX operates with support from British Swimming, the ASA, Derbyshire ASA, Derbyshire Institute of Sport, the University of Derby, Derby College, Derby City Council, South Derbyshire District Council, Chesterfield Borough Council and Erewash Borough Council.
DX offers the most talented swimmers in Derbyshire the opportunities they require to reach their full swimming potential. The programme includes a 20-hour per week training schedule tailored to meet individual needs, land training resources appropriate to each swimmer’s stage of development and sport science support. Each element of the programme is delivered by highly qualified performance coaches.”