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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.

December, 2016

The Dorset Destroyers Wheelchair Rugby Club finally started in Super Series League

The Dorset Destroyers Wheelchair Rugby Club finally started in Super Series League

Posted: Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:28

Sunday December 11th 2016 was the day The Dorset Destroyers Wheelchair Rugby Club finally started in the Super Series League, Division 3.

Tags: Dorset Destroyers, Wheelchair Rugby

Public swimming facilities win Alice’s gold seal of approval

Public swimming facilities win Alice’s gold seal of approval

Posted: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:39

Bournemouth, UK – Paralympian swimmer and double Rio 2016 medallist Alice Tai (17) was at the recently opened BH Live Active, Corfe Mullen in East Dorset to check out the pool and hear more about how BH Live is enabling more people of all ages and... Read More »

Tags: BH Live, swimming

Littledown crowned with top fitness industry award

Littledown crowned with top fitness industry award

Posted: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:08

Littledown, one of the region's busiest leisure centres, has been crowned Local Authority/Leisure Trust Gym of the Year at the 2016 National Fitness Awards.

Tags: BH Live, Littledown Centre

Sport volunteers to be recognised on red carpet at BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Sport volunteers to be recognised on red carpet at BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Posted: Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:48

Today the #BigThankYou campaign, which is the UK's biggest celebration of sports volunteers, is being launched.

Tags: #BigThankYou, Volunteering

Angling Trust is Providing 20 Special "Coaching Bursary" Awards

Angling Trust is Providing 20 Special "Coaching Bursary" Awards

Posted: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:23

Angling Trust is providing 20 special "Coaching Bursary" awards of £2,500 each to clubs, local authorities, schools, fisheries and similar organisations to fund the cost of training coaches and the resources they use at coached sessions.

Tags: Angling Trust, Bursary