News - September, 2019

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

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September, 2019

Great Coaching can help people with long-term health conditions increase their activity levels

Great Coaching can help people with long-term health conditions increase their activity levels

Posted: Mon, 30 Sep 2019 16:32

15 leading health and social care charities have come together for the first time to launch We Are Undefeatable, a campaign which aims to help people with long-term health conditions build physical activity into their lives, in a way that their condition... Read More »

Measuring Active Lives in Dorset Schools

Measuring Active Lives in Dorset Schools

Posted: Mon, 30 Sep 2019 12:49

Measuring Active Lives in Dorset Schools

Active Dorset and Dorset schools have played their part in helping Sport England to survey more than 100,000 children and young people in Years 1 to 11 in the most recent academic year. The survey is school-based... Read More »

Brownlee Brothers Launch National Campaign to Build School Health Legacy

Brownlee Brothers Launch National Campaign to Build School Health Legacy

Posted: Fri, 27 Sep 2019 10:08

Team GB triathletes, Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee, enjoyed a shopping trip and culinary masterclass with Aldi at a primary school as part of a new campaign to promote healthy eating in schools.

The Kit for Schools campaign is part of Aldi and Team GB's... Read More »

New funding will broaden Get Out Get Active impact

New funding will broaden Get Out Get Active impact

Posted: Thu, 26 Sep 2019 15:51

The ground-breaking Get Out Get Active (GOGA) programme began in 2016, created to bring disabled and non-disabled people together to be active. It engages the least active communities in fun, inclusive ways.

The funding comes following the significant... Read More »

New fitness event is coming to Weymouth in 2020

New fitness event is coming to Weymouth in 2020

Posted: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 15:51

Just Racing (UK) are extremely proud to announce that in 2020, Weymouth will host what is expected to be one of the biggest fitness competitions on the south coast over the weekend of 13th - 14th June.

Para Bellum Weymouth will see 100 teams of 2 men and... Read More »

All Girls Campaign set for September launch as part of WBBL Trophy Weekend

All Girls Campaign set for September launch as part of WBBL Trophy Weekend

Posted: Wed, 18 Sep 2019 12:24

Basketball England will launch the All Girls campaign at the WBBL Trophy weekend later this month.

The 12-team festival of women's basketball takes places across three days from September 27 at the University of Essex.

It will feature the start of the Basketball... Read More »

Picnic in the Park is coming to Blandford & Bournemouth this weekend!

Picnic in the Park is coming to Blandford & Bournemouth this weekend!

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 15:00

Picnic in the Park is a free event open to all of the community and will be taking place in both Woodhouse Gardens, Blandford and Slades Park, Bournemouth on Saturday 14th September, 11am-3pm. Both events will have live music and a range of free activities... Read More »

SportsAid Week 23rd-29th September 2019

SportsAid Week 23rd-29th September 2019

Posted: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 09:17

SportsAid Week is returning for the fourth year and is a week of fun and fundraising open to everyone, with plenty of opportunities to get involved.

The money raised goes towards supporting the most promising young British athletes - typically aged 12... Read More »

Picnic in the Park is coming to Wimborne this weekend!

Picnic in the Park is coming to Wimborne this weekend!

Posted: Fri, 06 Sep 2019 10:14

Bring a picnic, listen to live music and soak up the great atmosphere!

Picnic in the Park is a free event open to all of the community. Come along to Willow Walk in Wimborne on Saturday 7thSeptember, 11am-3pm and join in the fun. Live music will be provided... Read More »

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