Committee Members

Duane Rae-Mclean

Chairman - Executive Committee Member & Promoter

Pippa Hibbs

Treasurer - Executive Committee Member

Wendy Flint

Secretary - Executive Committee Member

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Babs Ingram

Vice Chair & Officials Co-Ordinator - Executive Committee Member

Phil Coe

Committee Member - Webmaster & Communications

Andrew Littler

Committee Member - Gala Bookings

Paul Hopkinson

Committee Member - Team Manager training & development

Keith Kelly

Committee Member - Coach Liaison

Karen Stone

Committee Member - Facilities Co-Ordinator

Rebecca Caddy

Committee Member - Fundraising Secretary / Kit Co-Ordinator

Mike Hase

Co-Opted Member - Membership Secretary / Swim Mark Co-Ordinator

Co-Opted Members & Helpers

John Hidle


Tina Palmer

Welfare Officer

Steve Roome

Co-Opted Committee Member

Lee Busby

DX Open Meet Entries

Cathy Hall

Travel Bookings & Swim Camps

Former Chairmen

Julie Gibson

2003 - 2005

Simon Taylor

2005 - 2008

Rob Hignett

2008 - 2009

Karl Davidson

2009 - 2013

Lesley Bates


About Us


Derventio eXcel is the elite swimming squad for Derbyshire, providing the apex of a performance pathway for Derbyshire swimmers and clubs.

Contact Info


A full list of Committee Members and Club Helpers can be found on the Committee page along with links for getting in contact.


Next Event

Weekend of the 24th July –  Save the date. Subject to licensing Derventio Excel are hoping to host their first Open Meet of 2021 at Ponds Forge Sheffield. Further information to follow.