News - March, 2017

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

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March, 2017

Over 900 students set to participate in the Dorset School Games Finals

Over 900 students set to participate in the Dorset School Games Finals

Posted: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:08

On Wednesday 5th April LeAF Academy School will be hosting the Dorset Winter School Games Finals 2017. Over 900 students will participate in handball, rugby and volleyball competitions.

Active Dorset work in partnership with the Local Organising Committee,... Read More »

LimbPower launches new series of multi-sport events

LimbPower launches new series of multi-sport events

Posted: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:12

LimbPower announces a new series of have-a-go sport events for people with limb impairments in 2017. Three new multi-sport events will take place in Twickenham, Birmingham and Sheffield - offering amputees an opportunity to try out new sports and activities.... Read More »

LimbPower offers double sporting fun for young people in 2017

LimbPower offers double sporting fun for young people in 2017

Posted: Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:18

National charity, LimbPower is pleased to announce they will host two events for young amputees and children with physical impairments in 2017. On Saturday 24 June, LimbPower will bring the Junior Games to Birmingham - a new date on their sporting calendar.... Read More »

Dorset School Games: Can Do Cross Country

Dorset School Games: Can Do Cross Country

Posted: Tue, 21 Mar 2017 08:27

The weather was calm and mild making it perfect for the School Games 'Can Do' cross country competition. Four full teams from the Special Needs Schools of Beaucroft, Winchelsea, Westfield and Yewstock competed for honours and everyone gave their best... Read More »

New Multi-Sport Hub at Winton & Glenmoor Academies

New Multi-Sport Hub at Winton & Glenmoor Academies

Posted: Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:00

Dorset's third Your Sport Hub opens at Winton & Glenmoor Academies, offering a variety of sports for participants to try in a social environment.

Your Sport Hubs are produced by Active Dorset as part of the Satellite Clubs scheme run by Sport England.... Read More »

Sign up for Race for Life today

Sign up for Race for Life today

Posted: Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:52

Race for Life brings millions of women together to support our life-saving research. Just by signing up you'll make a difference and whether you raise £10 or £200, every penny matters.

So which event is for you?

A 5k is great for all ages. Run,... Read More »

Dorset Destroyers Wheelchair Rugby Club receive a Civic Award

Dorset Destroyers Wheelchair Rugby Club receive a Civic Award

Posted: Wed, 15 Mar 2017 11:26

In the last month, The Dorset Destroyers Wheelchair Rugby Club and their umbrella organisation Disability Sports Dorset have grown enormously. Both clubs are run by the same people but Disability Sports Dorset offers other sports apart from Wheelchair... Read More »

Local Charity holds Bournemouth’s first large Scale Wellbeing Event for Teenage Girls

Local Charity holds Bournemouth’s first large Scale Wellbeing Event for Teenage Girls

Posted: Mon, 06 Mar 2017 15:51

Local Charity, the Shine Project, in partnership with BH Live, will be running a well-being event for young teenage girls at Bournemouth Pavilion on Monday 12 June 2017.

The Shine Project, an established charity that has been running for 10 years, decided... Read More »

Wessex Warriors awarded Dorset FA’s ‘Outstanding Club of the Year’

Wessex Warriors awarded Dorset FA’s ‘Outstanding Club of the Year’

Posted: Wed, 01 Mar 2017 15:35

Wessex Warriors have been awarded Dorset FA's 'Outstanding Club of the Year' at the annual Volunteer Awards Night at Bulbury Golf Club on Wednesday Night. The evening hosted by Dorset County FA is to celebrate the volunteers that do so much for grass... Read More »

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