Dorset Echo: Youth Sport

Terras: Biddlecombe steps down as Terras' chairman

Dorset Echo:

9:50am Saturday 20th September 2014

NIGEL Biddlecombe has announced he is stepping down as chairman of Weymouth FC.

Magpies: Lanahan - FA Cup win was just what we needed

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

SAM Lanahan has emphasised just how much a win can do for a team in Dorchester Town’s position.

Racing: Operation gets Cue Card back on track

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

CUE Card is back in training and pleasing trainer Colin Tizzard after undergoing a breathing operation.

Magpies: Play to your strengths, urges Kemp

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

DORCHESTER Town boss Graham Kemp cannot wait for his first home game in charge of the Magpies tomorrow, and he is eager for his men to play to their strengths rather than worry about the opposition.

Football: Treble quest for Coward's Chickens

Dorset Echo:

6:10am Friday 19th September 2014

CHICKERELL United are bidding for a hat-trick of wins tomorrow (3pm) as they take on bottom club Portland United Reserves at Grove Corner.

Football: Blues hoping for third time lucky

Dorset Echo:

6:10am Friday 19th September 2014

PORTLAND United start their Dorset Premier League Cup campaign in the hope that it will be third time lucky this season.

Terras: Matthews won't take Histon lightly

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Friday 19th September 2014

JASON Matthews has warned his Terras’ squad against complacency tomorrow (3pm), as they search for three points over struggling Histon.

Sailing: Fifth-placed finishes for Dempsey and Shaw

Dorset Echo:

7:40pm Friday 19th September 2014

TODAY'S RS:X windsurfing medal races brought drama and mixed emotions for Britain’s windsurfers as they rounded off their World Championships in Santander.

Golf: Ace Thompson crowned new club champion

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

CAME Down ladies have a new club champion in Gaye Thompson.

Table Tennis: Pilgrims progress is a vintage show

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

THE Weymouth and District League is is set for another big year as the season gets underway.

Rugby: Navy storm Weymouth beach to scrum down

Dorset Echo:

4:30pm Friday 19th September 2014

WEYMOUTH was the setting chosen to host the inaugural Royal Navy Beach Festival as part of the legacy for next year’s Rugby World Cup.

Athletics: Carrick-Smith produces his best for bronze

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

THOMAS Hardye School pupil Rob Carrick-Smith insists he is ready for a big winter of training after breaking his personal best to win bronze in the boys’ ambulant shot put at the Sainsbury’s School Games.

Bowls: Wellworthy lift Baker Cup

Dorset Echo:

3:10pm Friday 19th September 2014

Wellworthy claimed the SD Baker Cup with an emphatic win across all three rinks against Melcombe Regis.

Football: Young Bees enjoy Stateside tour of Seattle

Dorset Echo:

3:07pm Friday 19th September 2014

AFTER three years of fund-raising to pay for the Bridport team’s tour of Seattle, the under-15s finally got to travel to the USA to meet up with the friends they had made back in 2012, when Pip Thompson brought over the Seattle Asteroids to West Dorset.

Football: WindowMan start with 11-goal bonanza

Dorset Echo:

2:52pm Friday 19th September 2014

NEWLY-REFORMED Window-Man kicked off their Dorset League Division Five campaign in style at Redlands.

Football: Elixair boost for Magpies

Dorset Echo:

2:07pm Friday 19th September 2014

Dorchester Magpies Under-15s have received £350 from Elix Air International Limited in Broadmayne to go towards their running costs for the 2014/15 season.

Rugby: Leatham's men in Monmouth derby

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

MONMOUTH Avenue hosts the first Ridgeway derby of the new season tomorrow, and Weymouth & Portland skipper Kevin Leath-am is expecting a typically feisty encounter when his side take on Dorchester Seconds (3pm).

Angling: Anthony is a Euro star in Weymouth

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Friday 19th September 2014

ITALIAN Anthony Giacomini was crowned the EFSA European boat champion in Weymouth yesterday.

Sailing: Young battles hard to seal ninth in Santander

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Friday 19th September 2014

PORTLAND-based Alison Young consolidated her ninth place finish overall with a seventh place showing in the women’s Laser Radial medal race at the ISAF Sailing World Championships.

Skittles: Dorset's 10 make Butcombe bid

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Friday 19th September 2014

NO less than 10 teams from Dorset have qualified for this year’s Butcombe British Championships, which climaxes in the grand finals tomorrow in Torquay.

Sailing: Dobson and Ainsworth respond in style

Dorset Echo:

12:10am Thursday 18th September 2014

WEYMOUTH-based Charlotte Dobson and team-mate Sophie Ainsworth top the standings in the women’s skiff event after winning the only race for the 49erFX class at the ISAF World Championships in Santander yesterday.

Afloat: Weymouth geared up for Bart's Bash

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

WEYMOUTH Sailing Club (WSC) is gearing up for Bart’s Bash this weekend, an event which is planned to be the largest sailing race in the world.

Afloat: Team Chesil shine in first Hansa event

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

CHESIL Sailability welcomed Hansa sailors to the Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Aca-demy for the first Hansa event ever to be held on the sea in the UK.

Angling: Giacomini leads going into boat finale

Dorset Echo:

10:05pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

ANTHONY Giacomini holds the upper hand going into the final day of competition at the EFSA European Boat Championships in Weymouth.

UPDATE: Magpies: Kemp snaps up defender Dillon

Dorset Echo:

11:43am Wednesday 17th September 2014

GRAHAM Kemp has made former Eastleigh centre-back Chris Dillon his first signing as Dorchester Town boss.

Football: Milborne quit Dorset League

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

AFTER recently celebrating their centenary, Milborne Sports have been forced to withdraw from the Dorset League due to a lack of players.

Terras: Wells believes play-offs are the minimum target

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

ASHLEY Wells is excited by the Terras’ hot form so far this season, and believes a place outside of the play-offs in the Southern Premier League is “not acceptable” this time around.

Golf: Watson stays on top form

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

WEYMOUTH’S Michael Watson clinched his 11th win of a fantastic season when he shared first place with three others in the Oake Manor Pro-Am, writes Peter Godsiff.

Rugby: Rory’s late kick secures victory for Bridport

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

RORY Greening won a low-scoring Dorset & Wilts Two South encounter for Bridport with the last kick of the match at New Milton.

Triathlon: Canada gold for island ace Chris

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

PORTLAND triathlete Chris Perham made his first appearance on the world stage one to remember by claiming gold in Edmonton, Canada.

Angling: Richie is King of Chesil Beach

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

MEMBERS of Weymouth Angling Society signed on to fish their August league match as a rover from the Chesil Centre.

Football: Marcus shines for dominant New Star

Dorset Echo:

3:02pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

MARCUS Simpson found the back of the net twice for the second week running as New Star made short work of Moby Dick’s at Budmouth School.

Netball: GW Electrical have the power to beat Buildrite

Dorset Echo:

2:59pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

Division One GW

Football: Warren's double sends Chickerell top

Dorset Echo:

2:55pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

TWO goals from frontman Warren White ensured Chickerell rocketed to the top of the Dorset Senior League on goal difference after they cruised past Holt United at the Stalls.

Sailing: Race win gets Scott off the mark in Santander

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

Giles Scott got his world title campaign off to the ideal start, winning the first and only race for the Finn class at the ISAF World Championships in Santander yesterday.

Angling: Smith is Tuesday's best but Dreier stays out in front

Dorset Echo:

9:35pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

HEIKO Dreier remains the man to catch following the second day of action at the EFSA European Boat Championships.

Bees: Clarke's winner lifts Bees to sixth

Dorset Echo:

10:35pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

CHRIS Clarke's second-half winner took Bridport up to sixth in the Toolstation Western League Premier Division table, as the Bees came from behind to claim successive victories for the first time this season.

Golf: Charity Week at Weymouth another big success

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

WEYMOUTH Golf Club completed its 25th Charity Week with visitors attending from as far afield as Cornwall, Gloucester and Sussex.

Magpies: Funeral date set for Legge

Dorset Echo:

2:27pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE funeral of the late Dorchester Town kitman Alex Legge is to take place at St Mary’s Church in Dorchester next Friday, September 26 at 11am.

Magpies: Walker hails club’s fighting spirit

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

NATHAN Walker has hailed the fighting spirit the Magpies showed during their FA Cup triumph at Yate.

Terras: Matthews happy with home FA Cup tie

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

TERRAS’ boss Jason Matthews is relishing his side’s upcoming clash with either Bideford or Tiverton Town in the FA Cup, as the draw for the second qualifying round was made yesterday.

Football: Bridport bidding for back-to-back victories

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

BRIDPORT v SHEPTON MALLET

Angling: Ireland's Dreier shines as Euros get underway in Weymouth

Dorset Echo:

9:36pm Monday 15th September 2014

IRELAND’S Hieko Dreier leads the way after the first day of competition at the EFSA European Boat Championships in Weymouth.

Football: FA Cup draws made for Weymouth and Dorchester

Dorset Echo:

12:23pm Monday 15th September 2014

WEYMOUTH and Dorchester Town have learnt their opponents for the second qualifying round of the FA Cup.

Rugby: Swans blitz Dorchester in season opener

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

DORCHESTER endured a nightmare start to the new Southern Counties South campaign as the 10-try Swans ran riot at the John Proctor Memorial Ground.

Rugby: Super start for Leatham's men

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

WEYMOUTH & Portland returned to league rugby with a five-try triumph at Puddletown in Dorset & Wilts Two South.

Terras: Positive news for Weymouth, on and off the pitch

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Monday 15th September 2014

POSITIVITY was evident at Weymouth Football Club’s ann-ual general meeting, as the club claimed it is in the best position for years.

Football: Five-star Portland leave Wool in knots

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

PORTLAND Town’s youngsters hit five for the second game running as they eased to victory at Wool & Winfrith.

Football: Razor sharp duo fire Portland

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

BRACES for Portland United front pair Ashley Smith and Lewis Clarke were enough to see the island club back to winning ways with a resounding success over Shaftesbury Town.

Football: Newberry strikes late to deny Bridport

Dorset Echo:

3:50pm Monday 15th September 2014

MATT Newberry’s late leveller denied injury-hit Bridport Reserves back-to-back Dorset Premier League wins.


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