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This Girl Can and parkrun team up to get more women than ever participating for International Women’s Day

This Girl Can and parkrun team up to get more women than ever participating for International Women’s Day

Posted: Thu, 27 Feb 2020 10:11

This International Women's Day, Sport England's This Girl Can campaign and parkrun have joined forces to encourage thousands of women and girls around the country to take part in a parkrun event on Saturday 7th March.

The female celebration comes in response... Read More »

Share your post-baby journey with THIS GIRL CAN?

Share your post-baby journey with THIS GIRL CAN?

Posted: Thu, 24 May 2018 13:02

We know from speaking to new mums that getting back to activity after post pregnancy can be a difficult time. Even if you've been active before, your body may have changed, you might have stitches or scars or you might just be too flipping tired! The... Read More »

AFC Bournemouth and Brockenhurst College launch new Female Elite Player Programme

AFC Bournemouth and Brockenhurst College launch new Female Elite Player Programme

Posted: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 08:15

Female football players will be able to make the most of their talents, thanks to an exciting new partnership between AFC Bournemouth Community Sports Trust and Brockenhurst College, starting in the new 2018/19 Academic year.

The new initiative will offer... Read More »

Girls Golf Rocks is going on tour in Dorset!

Girls Golf Rocks is going on tour in Dorset!

Posted: Mon, 09 Apr 2018 15:51

Girls Golf Rocks is back in Dorset – and this year it's taking new golfers on a playing Tour.

The campaign to attract more girl golfers has been hugely successful since it started in Dorset in 2016. Over 80 girls have attended tasters with more than... Read More »

Active Dorset, Dorset Race Equality Council & BH Live project goes swimmingly well

Active Dorset, Dorset Race Equality Council & BH Live project goes swimmingly well

Posted: Mon, 03 Apr 2017 15:21

Active Dorset County Sports Partnership have teamed up with Dorset Race Equality Council (DREC) and BH Live to deliver an inspiring 16-week mixed-ethnicity, female-only swimming project in Boscombe, one of the most deprived wards in the country (highest... Read More »

Girls’ golf is rocking again in Dorset!

Girls’ golf is rocking again in Dorset!

Posted: Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:54

Girls' golf will be rocking again in Dorset when the successful campaign to inspire new young players returns next month.

Girls Golf Rocks is all about attracting beginners to have fun, learn a new sport, get active and play alongside friends.

Free girls'... Read More »

Girls’ golf is about to get rocking in Dorset!

Girls’ golf is about to get rocking in Dorset!

Posted: Wed, 24 Feb 2016 10:37

Girls' golf is about to get rocking in Dorset with the launch of a campaign to inspire new players.

Girls Golf Rocks is all about attracting beginners to have fun, learn a new sport, get active and play alongside friends – with no pressure. Girl... Read More »

This Girl Can Inspiring Millions of Women and Girls  to Get Active

This Girl Can Inspiring Millions of Women and Girls to Get Active

Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2016 09:35

Millions of women and girls have been inspired to get active by Sport England's This Girl Can campaign.

2.8 million 14-40 year old women who recognise the campaign say they've done some or more activity as a result, 1.6 million of whom say they've actually... Read More »

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