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Summer Holiday Bikeability Level 1 & 2 & Level 3 Courses

Summer Holiday Bikeability Level 1 & 2 & Level 3 Courses

Posted: Thu, 28 Jul 2022 11:10

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 are available to book via the BCP Council booking system. Read More »

Nominations for the 25th UK Coaching Awards are now open

Nominations for the 25th UK Coaching Awards are now open

Posted: Wed, 13 Jul 2022 15:31

As we jump into a summer of great sport, UK Coaching is opening nominations for its annual awards, highlighting the fundamental role that coaches play at every level of the sporting spectrum. Read More »

Together Fund remains open for applications

Together Fund remains open for applications

Posted: Wed, 13 Jul 2022 14:06

During the second round of the Together Fund we have successfully funded 11 organisations, granting just over £100,000 to a range of local organisations who are using the power of physical activity and moving to support the wellbeing of people in Dorset. The fund remains open for applications, sow e would love to hear from you if you have a great idea that reaches our target audiences. Read More »

5k Your Way initiative looking for parkrun ambassadors

5k Your Way initiative looking for parkrun ambassadors

Posted: Tue, 12 Jul 2022 15:55

5k Your Way, launched by Move Against Cancer charity, is a community-based initiative and a support group with a difference. Their aim is to encourage those living with and beyond cancer, their families and friends, and those working in cancer services to walk, jog, run, cheer or volunteer at a local 5k Your Way group at designated parkrun events on the last Saturday of every month. Read More »

Pupils across the county inspired by return of Dorset School Games summer events

Pupils across the county inspired by return of Dorset School Games summer events

Posted: Mon, 11 Jul 2022 16:13

In June with the sun shining, we saw the very welcome return of two big events in the Dorset School Games calendar; the Dorset School Games Can Do Watersports and Sailing Regatta, hosted by Rockley at their Poole Park Centre, and the Dorset School Games Summer Festival, held in the wonderful grounds of Bryanston School, Blandford. Read More »

Bournemouth Commonwealth Games Trails

Bournemouth Commonwealth Games Trails

Posted: Mon, 11 Jul 2022 11:43

Celebrate the 2022 Commonwealth Games by taking part in Commonwealth Games trails at 5 different Bournemouth locations this summer! Read More »

Local hospitals to tackle health inequalities in East Dorset with the help of NHS Charities Together and Active Dorset

Local hospitals to tackle health inequalities in East Dorset with the help of NHS Charities Together and Active Dorset

Posted: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 11:58

University Hospitals Dorset NHS Charity has been awarded a £110,000 grant from NHS Charities Together via Dorset County Hospital Charity in association with Dorset Community Foundation for a 24 month long project to tackle health inequalities through a prevention programme based at the Dorset Health Village in partnership with Active Dorset. Read More »

#MyTimeMySpaceMyPace is launching to raise awareness of the impact of the covid-19 pandemic on women’s mental and physical health

#MyTimeMySpaceMyPace is launching to raise awareness of the impact of the covid-19 pandemic on women’s mental and physical health

Posted: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 10:31

This Mum Runs (TMR) is launching a campaign to raise awareness of the disproportionate impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on women's physical and mental health. Read More »

A Tale of Two Counties - Podcast Series

A Tale of Two Counties - Podcast Series

Posted: Thu, 07 Jul 2022 11:44

Episode one of this developing podcast series is out now! Hear from Matt & Charlie as they set the scene and offer advice for where to start including; relationships, building your knowledge base and considering how best to get started. Read More »

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