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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.

November, 2016

Sport England Lottery Grant For Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation Supports Youth Sailing Across the South West

Sport England Lottery Grant For Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation Supports Youth Sailing Across the South West

Posted: Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:13

The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation has been awarded £10,000 towards the purchase of five RS Tera sailing dinghies by Sport England.

Tags: Watersports, sailing

Satellite Clubs Update

Satellite Clubs Update

Posted: Sun, 20 Nov 2016 10:00

This month we have been busy visiting some of our 55 Satellite Clubs across the county.

Tags: Satellite Clubs

Pro Active Communities Project Launched in Half Term

Pro Active Communities Project Launched in Half Term

Posted: Sun, 20 Nov 2016 09:00

Active Dorset's Pro Active Communities programme kicked off in October, offering FREE Basketball, Handball and Rugby Union sessions during the half term break.

Tags: Basketball, Handball, Pro Active Communities, Rugby

Young People Inspired at Dorset School Games

Young People Inspired at Dorset School Games

Posted: Mon, 14 Nov 2016 16:06

Tuesday 8th November saw lots of fun, smiles and fabulous table tennis skills from the next generation as 5 schools entered boys' and girls' teams into the Under 11, Level 2 Table Tennis School Games event hosted at Harewood College.

Tags: School Games, School Sport, Table Tennis

New Multi-Sport Hub Opening at The Grange School

New Multi-Sport Hub Opening at The Grange School

Posted: Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:05

This autumn will see the opening of Dorset's second Your Sport Hub at The Grange School, offering a variety of sports for participants aged 11+ to try in a social environment.

Tags: Satellite Clubs, Your Sport Hub

Active Dorset recommends GoodGym Volunteering Initiative

Active Dorset recommends GoodGym Volunteering Initiative

Posted: Wed, 02 Nov 2016 11:47

Active Dorset recommends a brilliant volunteering initiative after Tony Jones-Pert came into contact with GoodGym. This group helped Bournemouth Athletics Club to assemble and install racking and stack equipment into a new storage container recently delivered... Read More »

Tags: GoodGym, Volunteering