With Video: Netball: Belle have the edge as Fitness World sunk

Dorset Echo:

4:25pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

BELLE had the edge in this low-scoring top-flight contest.

Darts: Doubles in Don's memory

Dorset Echo:

1:07pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

THE Max Price Trust fund has benefited from a charity night in honour of a former league stalwart.

Short-mat bowls: Dorset ace Alex earns double delight

Dorset Echo:

2:19pm Monday 27th October 2014

THE Dorset under-18s national heats were held at East Dorset Bowls Resort, proving once again that the sport’s popularity is on the increase in the area.

Taekwondo: Silver show buoys Aaron's Rio quest

Dorset Echo:

3:17pm Sunday 26th October 2014

AARON Cook paid tribute to those supporting his bid to make the Rio Olympics after taking another step towards qualification on Saturday.

Taekwondo: Cook has to settle for silver in Manchester

Dorset Echo:

10:11pm Saturday 25th October 2014

AARON Cook just missed out on gold at the WFT World Taekwondo Grand Prix in Manchester tonight.

Taekwondo: Aaron takes on the world

Dorset Echo:

3:33pm Friday 24th October 2014

AARON Cook can take another big step towards qualifying for the Rio Olympics when he takes part in the WTF World Grand Prix in Manchester tomorrow.

Table tennis: Land Registry too strong for rivals

Dorset Echo:

3:29pm Friday 24th October 2014

LAND Registry continue to lead the way in Division One of the Weymouth & District League with convincing performances against both Wyke M and YMCA.

Hockey: Seasiders seal second win of season

Dorset Echo:

3:23pm Friday 24th October 2014


Hockey: Weymouth collect first league points

Dorset Echo:

3:20pm Friday 24th October 2014

WEYMOUTH bagged their first points of the season with an emphatic win away at now bottom of the league Gosport.

Swimming: Portland’s Lelliott breaks county butterfly record

Dorset Echo:

12:23pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

ENGLAND and GB international Jay Lelliott broke another Dorset record to lead Swim Bournemouth to their best start to a National Arena League campaign.

Sailing: Second ranking win for Dobson and Ainsworth

Dorset Echo:

2:45pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

WEYMOUTH-based Charlotte Dobson and her team-mate Sophie Ainsworth claimed their second consecutive win at the RYA Olympic Classes National Ranking Series held at the Weymouth & Portland National Sailing Academy.

Running: Harriers have a blast with Weymouth 10

Dorset Echo:

6:20pm Monday 20th October 2014

EGDON Heath Harriers once again put on a superb event in organising the 53rd annual Weymouth 10 road race.

Cycling: Revolution call for future stars Alex and Rebecca

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

BUDMOUTH student Alex Jolliffe and Weymouth College’s Rebecca Raybould have been selected to compete in the Revolution Series for Elite Track cyclists.

Golf: Dorset's drive-in for new captains

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

THE Dorset Golf and Country Club held its Captains’ Drive-in – an event that heralds the arrival of the club’s four new captains while signifying the start of the club’s golfing calendar.

Boxing: Technical knockout victory for Sol

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Friday 17th October 2014

DORCHESTER & District ABC’s Sol Gilday-Evans set the Senior Novice Championships in Swindon alight with a technical knockout victory over Daniel Barode.

Golf: Elaine has the drive for Dorset Partnership

Dorset Echo:

3:23pm Friday 17th October 2014

ELAINE Barrow is the new face behind the drive to get people playing and staying in golf in Dorset.

Racing: Ascot aims for Rock On Ruby

Dorset Echo:

2:45pm Friday 17th October 2014

Harry Fry plans to start off Rock On Ruby’s season at Ascot late next month.

Hockey: Weymouth still looking for their first victory

Dorset Echo:

2:32pm Friday 17th October 2014

WEYMOUTH suffered a loss in their first home game of the season and still remain without a point in Hampshire League Division One.

Athletics: Stylish finish for St Paul's Harriers

Dorset Echo:

2:21pm Friday 17th October 2014

WEYMOUTH St Paul’s Harriers ended the track season in style with some great results from the Exeter Combined Events & the Bournemouth Open competitions.

Pool: Full England debut for ace Mark

Dorset Echo:

6:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

ENGLAND ace Mark Cottingham cannot wait to take on the world later this month.

Golf: Marshall and Reichter claim Walker Cup glory

Dorset Echo:

7:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

PETER Marshall and Andrew Reichter won the men’s foursomes flag competition which was for the Walker Cup.

Sailing: Megan's surprise over 2020 decision

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

PORTLAND’S Megan Pascoe has admitted there was disappointment and surprise among the British sailing fraternity at the decision which has left her sport’s inclusion in the 2020 Paralympic Games in doubt.

Triathlon: Bustinskin in one-two finish

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

BUSTINSKIN Triathlon Club enjoyed a one-two finish in the Osprey Sprint race.

Martial arts: Students in masterclass with 9th Dan Rousseau

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

TOP instructor James Rousseau hosted a martial arts masterclass for Wessex Karate Academy students in Wey-mouth.

Bowls: Bridport enjoy home comforts on finals day

Dorset Echo:

4:12pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

PLAYERS representing host club Bridport were among those to taste victory at South Dorset’s finals day.

Golf: Welch selected for SW England bid

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

WEYMOUTH member Jon Welch is absolutely delighted to be selected to represent the South West of England, in an annual one-off match against the Midlands.

Cycling: Mud Sweat ‘n’ Gears triumph

Dorset Echo:

1:13pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

MUD, Sweat ’n’ Gears won the Inter-club hill climb series to end CC Weymouth’s three-year run.

Racing: Card’s on Cue for Haldon Gold Cup at Exeter

Dorset Echo:

1:39pm Sunday 12th October 2014

CUE Card is on course to make his seasonal reappearance in next month’s Haldon Gold Cup at Exeter.

Bobsleigh: Weymouth ace Shone announces retirement

Dorset Echo:

10:37pm Friday 10th October 2014

WEYMOUTH bobsleigh star Serita Shone has tonight announced her sudden retirement from the sport.

Table tennis: High fives for Budmouth

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Friday 10th October 2014

THE first week of the season in the Weymouth and District League proved promising for Budmouth, with all five of their teams winning their opening fixtures.

Bowls: Moonfleet earn victory over their B side

Dorset Echo:

2:58pm Friday 10th October 2014

MOONFLEET opened their Wessex League Coastal Region season with a fixture against companion side Moonfleet B, and they kicked off their campaign with a comfortable victory.

Martial Arts: Students preparing for a sparathon challenge

Dorset Echo:

4:30am Friday 10th October 2014

MEMBERS of Dorchester Martial Arts Club will be putting their abilities to the test for charity by taking part in a 24-hour sponsored Brazilian jiu jitsu sparathon.

Hockey: Suspensions hit Weymouth's bid

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Wednesday 8th October 2014


Golf: Hunt bags lowest gross medal score at Bridport

Dorset Echo:

3:00pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

THE weather for Bridport & West Dorset Golf Club's men’s October Medal turned out to be the calm before the storm, which was to follow later that night.

With Video: Netball: Dominant O Jo's remove threat of Allways

Dorset Echo: Dorset web button

2:37pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

Hockey: Wootton woe for Weymouth

Dorset Echo:

2:26pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

LEAGUE newcomers Wootton Bassett used the element of surprise to their advantage with a clinical display of finishing helping them to a 3-0 win.

Equestrian: Osberton cheer for Fox-Pitt

Dorset Echo:

2:28pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

WILLIAM Fox-Pitt enjoyed a superb meet at the Osberton Horse Trials, claiming first and second in the CCI2 as well as completing a one-two in the KBIS British Eventing Young Horse Six-Year-Old Championship.

Angling: Curtain comes down on angling extravaganza

Dorset Echo:

6:30pm Monday 6th October 2014

ENGLAND’S anglers were the toast of the Riviera Hotel as the 50th FIPS-M World Boat Championships came to a climax in Weymouth.

Running: Get up for Weymouth Challenge

Dorset Echo:

1:22pm Sunday 5th October 2014

FOLLOWING the success of the inaugural Challenge Weymouth, won by Joe Skipper entries are now open for the 2015 event.

Skittles: Plate prizes for Dorset skittlers

Dorset Echo:

3:37pm Friday 3rd October 2014

DORSET skittlers had to settle for two triumphs in the plate competition for first-round losers in this year’s Butcombe British Championships.

Motorsport: Blake roars to a Charmouth double

Dorset Echo:

2:51pm Friday 3rd October 2014

WEYMOUTH’S Geoff Blake picked up two wins in his Vauxhall-engined Westfield SEi in the modified specialist production car class at the Manor Farm Speed Hillclimb in Charmouth.

Angling: Superb last day seals world title for England

Dorset Echo:

10:28pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

A STUNNING final-day performance saw the England senior team crowned world boat champions.

Angling: Three-way glory bid in Weymouth

Dorset Echo:

8:53am Thursday 2nd October 2014

ENGLAND, Italy and France will all have their sights set on the top prize when the FIPS-M World Boat Championships reach a climax in Weymouth today.

Sailing: Scott makes World Sailor award shortlist

Dorset Echo:

8:50am Thursday 2nd October 2014

WORLD and European Champion and world number one sailor Giles Scott will have his eyes on one more prize this year, having been named today in the shortlist for the ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards for 2014.

Angling: England in prime position going into final day

Dorset Echo:

9:30pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

ENGLAND, Italy and France will all have their sights set on the top prize when the FIPS-M World Boat Championships reach a climax in Weymouth on Thursday.

Golf: Club salutes stalwart Fox with inaugural trophy contest

Dorset Echo:

6:30pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

THE men’s Sunday competition was a very special occasion at Bridport & West Dorset Golf Club, with the staging of the inaugural Gordon Fox Memorial Trophy.

(VIDEO) Netball: Bears get the better of Belle in inter-club clash

Dorset Echo:

5:30pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

AN inter-club fixture saw the Arethusans’ A and B teams both hungry for a win.

Bowls: Moonfleet welcome for ace Falkner

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

THREE-TIMES Commonwealth Games gold medallist Ellen Falkner enjoyed a superb day at Moonfleet Bowls Club, as she gave members a few pointers and let them try out her Aerobowls product range on their newly-laid carpet.

Hockey: Dream Weymouth start for Natalie

Dorset Echo:

4:11pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

NATALIE Halford enjoyed a dream debut for Weymouth’s first XI in the side’s opening West Clubs Women’s League East Division fixture of the new term.

Cycling: Calum climbs isle for record victory

Dorset Echo:

3:45pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

BRIDPORT cyclist Calum Croft romped to victory in his first ever hill climb, setting a new course record at the CC Weymouth event on Portland in the process.

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