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Here you can find the latest news about what's happening in and around Active Dorset. If you want to browse through past news posts, use the month buttons below.

July, 2016

Summer School Games Events

Summer School Games Events

Posted: Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:53

This summer has seen an exciting programme of School Games competitions and events including: Table Tennis; Primary Swimming Galas; and the Sailing and Windsurfing events, which took place in Poole and Weymouth. They proved extremely popular with the... Read More »

Tags: School Games, School Sport, Table Tennis, Tennis, Watersports, cricket, equestrian, rowing, sailing, swimming

Community Sports Project to start in Dorset

Community Sports Project to start in Dorset

Posted: Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:35

Funded through the National Lottery funding scheme, Sportivate, Active Dorset are launching a new and inspiring community sports project and your club could be part of it! The project will use sport and physical activity as a tool to increase the general,... Read More »

Tags: Community Sports Project, Funding, Sportivate

National Table Tennis Day

National Table Tennis Day

Posted: Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:22

Ping! and Picnic in the Park was one of over 200 events held across the country on the third annual National #TableTennisDay on 14th July.

Tags: Ping! Bournemouth

Finding Dory Family Swim Sessions

Finding Dory Family Swim Sessions

Posted: Mon, 25 Jul 2016 11:36

This summer, the ASA is working with Disney and Change4Life on a summer campaign to encourage children to 'just keep moving' with the launch of family swim sessions and a range of brand new 10 Minute Shake Ups inspired by Disney.Pixar's Finding Dory.... Read More »

Tags: Family Swim Session, Finding Dory, Swimming

New campaign encourages more disabled people to be active

New campaign encourages more disabled people to be active

Posted: Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:56

A new national campaign has launched today to encourage and support disabled people, along with their friends and families, to become more active.

Tags: Disability Sport, together we will

Dorset Can Do Water Sports Activity Day

Dorset Can Do Water Sports Activity Day

Posted: Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:12

Stuent Report of the Dorset Can Do Water Sports Activity Day

Tags: School Sport, Watersports

Dorset School Games Rowing Competition

Dorset School Games Rowing Competition

Posted: Wed, 06 Jul 2016 16:14

Student Report of the Dorset School Games Rowing Competition

Wednesday 29th June 2016

Tags: Activity, School Games, School Sport, Sporting Champion, rowing

Great British Tennis Weekend Returns in July

Great British Tennis Weekend Returns in July

Posted: Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:17

The final instalment of the fun-filled Great British Tennis Weekend returns in July as thousands of families and friends hit the tennis courts in their local area for free.

Tags: Great British Tennis weekend, Tennis