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We take a collaborative approach to embed system changes so that business as usual for system partners supports people to be more active.

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Slades Park

Slades Park in Bournemouth is operated by Active Dorset Charitable Incorporated Organisation and BCP Council.

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Recognising the positive impact of physical activity

We want sport and physical activity to be recognised for the positive impact it has through improved physical and mental wellbeing, educational attainment, social cohesion and economic development on the lives of the people in Dorset.

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Summer Holiday Bikeability Level 1 & 2 & Level 3 Courses

Posted: Thu, 28 Jul 2022

Summer Holiday Bikeability Level 1 & 2 & Level 3 Courses

BCP Council have some places available on their early summer holiday Level 1 & 2 (aged 9 up) and Level 3 (aged 10 upwards) courses, which...


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Foundation Award in Coaching Badminton

10 Sep 22

St Osmunds Sports Centre, St Osmunds Sports Centre, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 2DZ

Foundation Award in Coaching Badminton

Our new Foundation Coach course is the starting point for people who would like to get into coaching badminton and become a coaching assistant. This course will teach you to:

Lead fun games, activities, and tournaments
Understand the badminton landscape and structure in England
Support a ‘coach’ in the delivery of a session through:
Delivering appropriate warm ups/ cool downs
Appropriately feeding
Having a basic knowledge of hitting actions, tactics and the rules of the game
Deliver Badminton England programmes such as:
No Strings Sessions
Racket Pack Lite
Understand the badminton landscape
Effectively support the development of clubs/ sessions
Maximise the participant experience

This Mum Moves Physical Activity Awareness Session

This Mum Moves Physical Activity Awareness Session

14 Sep 22

This training session is designed to help build confidence, knowledge and skills in promoting physical activity to pregnant adults and postnatal parents.

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