News - October, 2016

Find out the latest news from activities and events that are going on in Dorset.

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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.

Formerly operated by Virgin Active, BH Live acquired the lease for the site in 2016. A significant programme of improvements... Read More »

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.

One of our aims is for some young people to sustain their engagement... Read More »

Active Dorset's School Sports Conference 2016

Active Dorset's School Sports Conference 2016

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:03

The theme for this year's conference was Active Lives = Active Minds; How PE, school sports and physical activity contribute to academic and emotional well-being. The conference provided an opportunity to look at the recent changes in education and the... Read More »

New Hub Club lauched at LeAF Academy

New Hub Club lauched at LeAF Academy

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:57

The Hub runs every Tuesday 5.30-7pm at LeAF Multi Sports Centre where participants have the opportunity to take part in badminton, dodgeball, football, volleyball and more! The sessions target participants aged 13+ and all abilities are welcome. The cost... Read More »

FREE October Half Term Activities

FREE October Half Term Activities

Posted: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 10:53

Pro Active Communities is funded by Active Dorset, with activity sessions delivered by local clubs; South Coast Tigers Basketball, Poole Phoenix Handball and Rippa Rugby. 39 sessions will be delivered across the week, in three areas, giving many young... Read More »

New Multi-Sport Hub Opening at LeAF Academy

New Multi-Sport Hub Opening at LeAF Academy

Posted: Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:09

Your Sport Hubs are produced by Active Dorset as part of the Satellite Clubs scheme run by Sport England. Satellite Clubs are extensions or outposts of community sports clubs which are established in a new venue, usually a secondary school or college.... Read More »

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.

The centre has been shortlisted in the local authority/leisure trust gym of the year... Read More »

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 and an opportunity to showcase our female athletes who are at the top of their game. Most of all, it's an opportunity for everyone to get involved and show their support for... Read More »

‘TeamUp’ Campaign to Transform Women’s Sport

‘TeamUp’ Campaign to Transform Women’s Sport

Posted: Mon, 03 Oct 2016 11:45

Three Sports. Three World Cups. One Inspiring Vision.

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... Read More »

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