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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.

October, 2016

BH Live Active, Corfe Mullen to open following £1 million transformation

BH Live Active, Corfe Mullen to open following £1 million transformation

Posted: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:17

BH Live Active, Corfe Mullen in East Dorset is to open next month following the completion of a £1 million transformation programme.

Tags: BH Live Active, Gym

Fit4Life Coaches Wanted!

Fit4Life Coaches Wanted!

Posted: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:23

Fit4Life, is looking at engaging young people who are not regularly participating in sport to take part in 6 weeks of taster sessions at local Youth Centres in Beaminster and Dorchester.

Tags: Coaching, Fit4Life

Active Dorset's School Sports Conference 2016

Active Dorset's School Sports Conference 2016

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:03

The annual Active Dorset School Sport Conference was held on Friday 30th September 2016 at Queen Elizabeth School.

Tags: Active Lives = Active Minds, Mental Well-being, School Sport, School Sport Conference

New Hub Club lauched at LeAF Academy

New Hub Club lauched at LeAF Academy

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:57

In October Active Dorset launched a new Hub Club at the LeAF Academy in Bournemouth as part of the Satellite Club programme.

Tags: Badminton, Dodgeball, Football, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Your Sport Hub Club

FREE October Half Term Activities

FREE October Half Term Activities

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:53

Active Dorset is launching a new Pro Active Communities project during October half term offering free sessions of basketball, handball and rugby in Alderney, Boscombe and West Howe.

Tags: Basketball, Handball, Pro Active Communities, Rugby

New Multi-Sport Hub Opening at LeAF Academy

New Multi-Sport Hub Opening at LeAF Academy

Posted: Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:09

This autumn will see the opening of Dorset's first Your Sport Hub Club at LeAF Academy, offering a variety of sports for participants aged 13+ to try in a social environment.

Tags: Badminton, Dodgeball, Football, Multi Sports, Satellite Clubs, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Your Sport Hubs

Littledown, Bournemouth shortlisted for top industry award

Littledown, Bournemouth shortlisted for top industry award

Posted: Wed, 05 Oct 2016 13:32

Littledown Centre, Bournemouth has been shortlisted for a prestigious fitness industry award, heading off strong competition from across the country to make the finals.

Tags: BH Live, Littledown Centre, National Fitness Awards

Women's Sport Week 2016

Women's Sport Week 2016

Posted: Mon, 03 Oct 2016 15:59

Women's Sport Week 2016 is about getting more women and girls involved in sport an opportunity for everyone to show their support for women's sport.

Tags: Women's Sport Week

‘TeamUp’ Campaign to Transform Women’s Sport

‘TeamUp’ Campaign to Transform Women’s Sport

Posted: Mon, 03 Oct 2016 11:45

Marking a unique moment in time for women's sport, The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), England Hockey and England Netball today launch TeamUp, a three-year campaign to maximise the legacy of three home World Cups and build a fan base for women's... Read More »

Tags: TeamUp Campaign

Parents in Sport Week

Parents in Sport Week

Posted: Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:13

Parents in Sport Week – running from 3 to 9 October 2016 – focuses on how parents can greatly influence a child's experience in sport through their actions, both positive and negative.

Tags: Parents in Sport