Adrenaline Junkie

If you live life at full speed and always chase new and exciting experiences, then Derby and the surrounding countryside is a great base for adventures that will get your adrenaline going.

Lakes, sports facilities and race tracks give you a great choice of activities including car racing, paintballing, quad biking and watersports. Love bikes? Alvaston Park is one of the best BMX tracks in the country and Derby Arena, with its 250-metre indoor velodrome cycling track, is the Midlands' brand new track cycling hub. Being right on the edge of the Peak District makes Derby the perfect location for mountain biking, rock climbing, bouldering, abseiling, caving, kayaking, hang- and para-gliding and more.

So join us and live for the moment by embracing all the adventures that Derbyshire has to offer.

A University of Derby Outdoor student flies through the air on a mountain bike scaling grassy terrain and trees
Derby Kayaking
A University of Derby Outdoor student climbs rocks concentrating on her next move