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Sailing: Cookson lands Plymouth Laser title

Dorset Echo:

3:06pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

DORCHESTER sailor Jack Cookson has won the coveted UK Laser Radial Youth Championships in a closely-fought final in Plymouth.

Rugby: Dorchester are runners-up in Land Rover Cup

Dorset Echo:

3:11pm Friday 17th October 2014

FOLLOWING a successful 2013/14 season at under-10 level, Dorchester Under-11s started the new campaign with a superb second place in the prestigious Land Rover Cup.

Football: Battens back Terras

Dorset Echo:

3:09pm Friday 17th October 2014

YOUNG Weymouth footballers are stepping out in a stylish new kit thanks to sponsorship from a leading law firm.

Football: Stars are geared up by Adams Garage

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

DORCHESTER Town Stars Under-15s, are pictured wearing their brand new kit, courtesy of sponsorship from Adams Garage.

Golf: Dorset four in British Legion final

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Thursday 16th October 2014

THE Dorset Golf & Country Club (DGCC) junior team, led by captain Callum Ward, played in the National Final of the Royal British Legion Poppy Challenge at Staverton Park, near Daventry.

Motocross: Tristan fired up for Weston beach race

Dorset Echo:

4:10pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A YOUNG motocross rider is gearing up to tackle the Weston-super-Mare beach race.

Equestrian: Ellie riding high into Newmarket

Dorset Echo:

4:01pm Monday 13th October 2014

THE future is bright for Thomas Hardye pupil Ellie Hayward, as the 15-year-old found out that she has been accepted into the British Racing School in Newmarket next July.

Martial arts: Students meet up with Olympic star Jade

Dorset Echo:

3:03pm Friday 10th October 2014

THREE members of Weymouth & Dorchester Taekwondo Club were lucky enough to attend a sparring workshop hosted by London 2012 Olympic gold medallist Jade Jones.

Football: Car centre motor to kit out Raiders

Dorset Echo:

2:49pm Friday 10th October 2014

THE Dorchester Collection Used Car Centre has become the official training kit sponsor for the Dorchester Raiders Under-12s.

Basketball: Goodwin get on court with Weymouth

Dorset Echo:

2:26pm Thursday 9th October 2014

YOUTH basketball is on the rise in the borough, and Weymouth Basketball Club is now able to boast five separate age group teams.

Football: Angel Pharmacy aid Weymouth Under-18s

Dorset Echo:

2:14pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

WEYMOUTH Terras Under-18s are now the proud owners of a new set of sponsored shirts thanks to a deal with a local pharmacy group.

Youth: Tornadoes back with a bang at Junior League meet

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

TORNADOES of South Dorset made a successful return to action after their summer break as they triumphed in the third and final round of the Southern Junior League.

Youth: Weymouth cycling duo shine at School Games

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Monday 6th October 2014

WEYMOUTH was well represented at this year’s Sainsbury’s School Games where more than 1,600 talented school children from all over Great Britain competed in 12 sports over four action-packed days of action.

Show Jumping: Leweston pupils are riding high

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Friday 3rd October 2014

LEWESTON School held their annual inter-schools show jumping competition and the ever-popular event welcomed more than 100 riders, representing schools from across the south west.

Table tennis: Star quartet excel in Slough show

Dorset Echo:

3:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

TOM Cherry, Ben Graham, Sam Millar and Lily Cherry made the journey to Slough and gave an excellent account of themselves in their first tournament of the year in the under-18 events.

Football: Portland in Real World

Dorset Echo:

1:05pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

Portland United Under-7s are pictured sporting their brand new kit, sponsored by Darron Garnett from Real World Services.

Youth: Don takes inspiration from capital experience

Dorset Echo:

5:10pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

SOUTH Dorset sports coach Don Whistance grew up in London as a graduate and noticed the authorities believed in providing play and sport to the children of the capital.

Football: Magna building links with young Magpies

Dorset Echo:

2:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

DORCHESTER Magpies Under-15s, are now fully kitted out, thanks to funding from a housing provider which has paid for a full strip for the team.

Archery: Caitlin remains on target

Dorset Echo:

3:08pm Friday 26th September 2014

WYKE REGIS hotshot Caitlin Stanley represented the Dorset and Wiltshire county team for the first time, with a mission to get invited to the upcoming Junior Masters.

Tennis: Thomas is tops in county

Dorset Echo:

3:06pm Friday 26th September 2014

THOMAS Powell has enjoyed a very successful summer season, resulting in him finishing top boy in the county.

Karting: Barton wins Senior final at Clay Pigeon

Dorset Echo:

1:44pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

DORCHESTER’S Luke Barton beat Charlie Bruce-White, the UK Super One number two, to win the Senior TKM final at Clay Pigeon Raceway.

Water polo: West Dorset make a splash at regional finals

Dorset Echo:

1:42pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

WEST Dorset water polo members represented Dorset in three age groups at the Inter Regional Championships, held at Millfield School and organised by England talent coach James Baker.

Tennis: Siblings success for Millen and Sophia

Dorset Echo:

2:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

BROTHER and sister Millen and Sophia Hurrion, from Weymouth, are both celebrating great performances in the final few weeks of the summer season.

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.

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: 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.

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.

Paddleboarding: Young claims world junior title

Dorset Echo:

2:46pm Monday 15th September 2014

WEYMOUTH’S Lily Young arrived back at her family home during the early hours this morning as female youth champion at the Naish One Stand Up Paddleboard World Championships in Germany.

Gymnastics: Springboard on Saturdays

Dorset Echo:

5:00am Friday 12th September 2014

THE popular Wey Valley Saturday Recreational Gymnastics Club springs back into action tomorrow.

Speedway: Weymouth's Anders seals British Series third place

Dorset Echo:

3:23pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

WEYMOUTH-BORN speedway prospect Anders Rowe finished second in the final meeting of the British Youth Championship Series at Redcar.

Athletics: Jones excels for roaring Harriers

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

WEYMOUTH St Paul’s Harriers enjoyed an excellent day at the South West Championships in Exeter, with every member winning at least one medal.

Football: Five-star Portland prove too strong

Dorset Echo:

3:15pm Monday 8th September 2014

A GREAT second-half performance from Portland proved too much for a tiring Wanderers’ side.

Cricket: Howzat as West Dorset League returns at Osprey Leisure Centre

Dorset Echo:

7:00pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

THE West Dorset Indoor League will resume on Saturday, September 27 at the Osprey Leisure Centre after the summer break.

Football: Chesil Rangers get on the ball

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

AFC CHESIL Rangers are the new kids on the block and will start their campaign in Dorset League Division Three.

Youth: New table tennis season to correspond with project launch

Dorset Echo:

7:00pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

THE Weymouth & District League is embarking on a new season and several new projects are set to be launched.

Youth: Canada place for Portland's Perham

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

PORTLAND’S Chris Perham has made it through to the World Elite Junior Championships after finishing third in the qualifier in Nottingham which was combined with the European Cup.

Youth: Record Dorset entry claim national crown

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

MORE than 30 Dorset Pentathletes took part in the National Biathle Championships, a record total for the club at the event.

Biathle: Pentathletes' Euro success in Portugal

Dorset Echo:

5:21pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A TEAM of 86 athletes from Great Britain of which 18 were from Dorset Pentathletes showed the rest of Europe what a force the Brits are in biathle.

Cycling: Jolliffe secures national crown

Dorset Echo:

6:30pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

ALEX Jolliffe (Team Terminator) saved the best until last at the Youth & Junior Track Champ-ionships, winning the under-16 500m time trial to claim his first national title.

Tennis: St Nicholas & St Laurence are Pengilly aces

Dorset Echo: WINNERS: Joe Kinsey, Jaiden Squib, Hedley Richardson and Tom Kinsey

6:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THERE is a new name on the Pengilly Cup this year after St Nicholas & St Laurence recorded their first ever win in the Weymouth primary schools’ mini tennis team competition, putting to an end the 10-year domination of Radipole and St Andrews.

Cricket: Magic at Martinstown

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

MARTINSTOWN Cricket Club enjoyed a brilliant youth season with the under-13s and under-11s becoming cup winners, while the introduction of a semi-structured under-9 season ensured the next generation of cricketers experience the game at Ashton.

School sports: Summer of fun with DASP

Dorset Echo:

6:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

THE Dorchester Area Schools Partnership’s (DASP) summer schools has proved a great success in the county town.

Cricket: West Dorset youngsters are invincible

Dorset Echo:

1:06pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

WEST Dorset’s Under-14/15 cricketers have completed their season unbeaten, after they sealed their final two games with wins against the East and South of the district.

Cricket: Showcase of Weymouth talent at Redlands

Dorset Echo:

3:30pm Monday 11th August 2014

WEYMOUTH’S young cricketers got the chance to showcase their skills at the club’s family fun day at Redlands.

Swimming: Tornadoes crowned Jurassic champions

Dorset Echo:

3:28pm Monday 11th August 2014

RETURNING to Bridport for the final round of the Jurassic League, Tornadoes of South Dorset secured a fourth victory to complete a clean sweep to claim the title.

Golf: Watson enjoys Tehidy triumph

Dorset Echo:

8:50am Thursday 7th August 2014

Michael Watson’s staggering recent form continued at Tehidy Park where he scooped his eighth win in 29 days to maintain his total supremacy in the West.

Swimming: Young Tornadoes showcase talent

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Thursday 7th August 2014

After numerous team events and the County Championships it was the turn of the younger swimmers from the teaching groups, development and junior squads to showcase their talent at the Tornadoes of South Dorset splash gala, held at the Osprey Leisure Centre.

Biathlon: Dorset aces excel in national show

Dorset Echo:

7:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

AROUND 270 athletes representing 46 schools from all parts of the country took part in the first National Schools Biathle Championships at Leweston School.

Tetrathlon: Lyme's Mollie in Australian success

Dorset Echo:

5:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

LYME Regis schoolgirl Mollie Hansford, 17, has just returned victorious from competing in Australia as a member of the UK Tetrathlon team.

MOTOCROSS: Top finishes for ace trio

Dorset Echo:

4:00pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

WEYMOUTH’S Sam Lycett and Dorchester duo Finly Abbott and Simon Wakely all recorded top-three finishes when Ringwood Motocross Club made their first ever visit to Little Silver Moto Park in Exeter for round 12 of the Club Championship Series.

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