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Triathlon: Busy times for Dorset Pentathletes' stars

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00pm Monday 6th July 2015

MEMBERS of Dorset Pentathletes have been busy at a number of triathlons over the last few weeks as they get ready for some big championship events that are on the horizon.

Netball: Belle take charge with Cousens to the fore

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Sunday 5th July 2015

BELLE produced a fine performance to defeat Fitness by a healthy 17-point margin.

Cricket: Bere Regis are the team to catch in evening league

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:50pm Wednesday 1st July 2015

BERE Regis are now the only unbeaten side left in the league as they top Division One with six wins from six.

Swimming: West Dorset hit special landmark anniversary

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:40pm Wednesday 1st July 2015

WEST Dorset Swimming Club welcomed members past and present, and their families, to its 25th anniversary celebrations held at Dorchester RFC.

Golf: Hunt treasures club championship crown

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 1st July 2015

GRAHAM Hunt clinched the Men’s Club Championship at Bridport & West Dorset Golf Club after two days of fierce competition.

Rowing: Hosts Bridport shine at club's gig rowing regatta

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00pm Wednesday 24th June 2015

BRIDPORT Gig Club raced against crews from all over the South West at their annual regatta last weekend.

Cricket: Lee's five-wicket haul sees Uplyme & Lyme Regis prevail

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 24th June 2015

STEVE Batey’s Uplyme & Lyme Regis are now just two points behind second-placed Alphington in Devon League C Division East after a 102-run defeat of Filleigh at King George V Playing Fields.

Cricket: Saints knocked off top spot by conquerors Winton

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00pm Thursday 11th June 2015

ST GEORGE’S went down to a first away defeat of the season in Division One as they were well beaten by Winton at the King George V Playing Fields in Ferndown.

Cricket: Bowlers lead the way in Uplyme triumph

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

5:20am Thursday 11th June 2015

A STERLING performance from the Uplyme & Lyme Regis bowling attack set up a fourth win of the season for the hosts in Devon League C Division East.

Rowing: Lyme gig rowers build on strong start to season

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:00am Thursday 11th June 2015

LYME Regis Gig Club continued to build on their successful start to this year’s racing season at Salcombe, posting some exceptional results.

Cricket: Abbotsbury lose out in battle of the Swans

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:30pm Tuesday 9th June 2015

ABBOTSBURY slumped to a narrow 15-run defeat in the battle of the Swans in County Division Four.

Sailing: Shaw buzzing as World Cup returns to home waters

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

5:00am Monday 8th June 2015

THE ISAF Sailing World Cup series returns to the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic venue of Weymouth and Portland this week.

VOLLEYBALL: Experienced Semmence is 'King of the Beach'

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:20pm Friday 5th June 2015

THIS week’s Weymouth Go Spike League saw the first ‘King of the Beach’ event of the season.

Golf: Came Down get the better of neighbours in Whitcombe Trophy duel

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:00pm Friday 29th May 2015

NEVER mind Celtic versus Rangers, Manchester United against Manchester City or the Terras versus the Magpies.

Netball: Belle and Boho earn key Premier wins

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 27th May 2015

FITNESS started the game promisingly with some key interceptions from Nicola Marsh and Becky Cousens.

Rowing: Weymouth crews revel in great gig

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Thursday 21st May 2015

WEYMOUTH Rowing Club took part in the World Pilot Gig Championships on the Isles of Scilly.

Tennis: County town club ready to host open day

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

9:30am Thursday 21st May 2015

DORCHESTER Tennis and Squash Club are welcoming people of all ages and abilities to an open day on Sunday (10am-1pm).

Rugby: Twickenham final in the offing for Dorset & Wilts

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Monday 18th May 2015

A TWICKENHAM final is in sight for the Twin Counties after a hard-fought encounter that, despite the scoreline, could have gone either way.

Volleyball: Good turnout for first Go Spike League event

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Sunday 17th May 2015

THE Weymouth Go Spike Beach Volleyball League got off to an exciting start with a total of 36 players taking part in the different sections of the event.

Table tennis: League season goes down to the wire

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Thursday 14th May 2015

THE Weymouth & District Table Tennis League drew to a climax with one of the closest finishes in the competition’s history.

Rugby: Hogg's late show seals Dorset & Wilts triumph

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00pm Monday 11th May 2015

TWO late Dave Hogg penalties sealed victory for the Twin Counties in a match against Essex at Trowbridge they just about deserved to win.

Volleyball: Weymouth gets ready for Go Spike League

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

5:00am Monday 11th May 2015

THE Weymouth Go Spike Beach Volleyball League starts up again tomorrow evening.

Football: Portland Town get ready for Finals Day

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:00am Tuesday 5th May 2015

DORCHESTER’S Avenue Stadium today plays host to Portland Town’s end-of-season Finals Day.

Sailing: Scott storms to claim elusive Hyeres gold

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

5:04pm Sunday 26th April 2015

GILES Scott sealed ISAF World Cup gold in style with a win in the Finn medal decider to bring Britain’s tally to four medals on the final day of racing in Hyeres, France today.

Sailing: Finn ace Scott set to clinch World Cup gold

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

10:27am Sunday 26th April 2015

BRITAIN’S sailors will head into the final day of racing at the ISAF Sailing World Cup Hyeres in medal contention in five classes, with Portland-based Giles Scott all but guaranteed another victory in the Finn event.

Sailing: Tricky start for Brits at World Cup

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

10:03am Thursday 23rd April 2015

IT was a high-scoring opening day of ISAF Sailing World Cup racing in Hyeres, with the some of the biggest names in the Olympic classes finding the light winds a tough test on the French Riviera.

Golf: Putter's the perfect prize for Peter

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 22nd April 2015

IT was a fine and sunny day for the men’s Sunday stableford, with a field of more than 60 taking part.

Boxing: Pavilion packs a punch with successful dinner show

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 22nd April 2015

THE action came thick and fast as Weymouth ABC held another successful dinner boxing show at Weymouth Pavilion.

Football: Firm eager to help out island club

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

2:52pm Tuesday 21st April 2015

PORTLAND firm KG Roofing & Building are looking to do their bit for sport on the island by helping out a junior football club.

Taekwondo: Cook's Moldova switch cleared by BOA

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

4:20pm Thursday 16th April 2015

DORCHESTER’S Aaron Cook has been cleared to change nationality and compete for Moldova in time for next year's Rio Olympics.

Swimming: Lelliott responds with butterfly silver

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:50pm Wednesday 15th April 2015

JAY Lelliott tonight admitted that he had learned the lessons of a tough start to his week at the British Swimming Championships and was already reaping the rewards.

Angling: Harry's happy to land trophy victory

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00pm Wednesday 15th April 2015

HARRY Courtice landed two flounders to win the Fred Tolley Memorial Trophy in the first fixture of West Bay SAC’s Saturday junior season at West Bay.

Racing: Strong field set for Littelwindsor meeting

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:10pm Wednesday 15th April 2015

LITTLEWINDSOR stages the Seavington Hunt’s point-to-point on Sunday.

Rugby: Dorchester Thirds seal league title with bonus-point triumph

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

DORCHESTER Thirds clinched the Dorset & Wilts Four title by the slenderest of margins with a bonus-point victory over Weymouth & Portland.

Karting: Bruce-White, Gooding and Clay in imperious opening round form

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:40pm Thursday 2nd April 2015

CHARLIE Bruce-White, Shanaka Clay and Harry Gooding were among the winners in round one of Clay Pigeon Kart Club’s 2015 championship season.

Football: Colfox boys do it again with cup final triumph

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:30pm Wednesday 1st April 2015

COLFOX’S Year Nine football team sealed their second cup final success in three years with a dramatic win against Wey Valley at the Bob Lucas Stadium.

Bowls: Dorset's title chances dashed by Devon

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Tuesday 31st March 2015

DORSET’S bid to secure a fourth successive Ladies’ South West Counties League title was dashed in Exeter.

Sailing: Weymouth Finn ace Scott in the hunt for trophy success

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

5:30pm Sunday 29th March 2015

FINN star Giles Scott and the 470 men’s pairing of Luke Patience and Elliot Willis will be looking to continue their early season form when the Princess Sofia Trophy kick-starts the European sailing season today in Palma, Majorca.

Football: Ayley is spot on for Blandford

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Tuesday 17th March 2015

ASHLEY Ayley converted a 75th-minute penalty to give Blandford their second win of the season against Mere.

Table tennis: Land Registry move to the summit

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00pm Thursday 12th March 2015

LAND Registry won their game in hand to leapfrog rivals Wyke A and move to the top of Division One.

Rugby: Three on the trot for Blues as Villagers downed

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

8:00pm Wednesday 11th March 2015

A THIRD win on the trot for Bridport set them up nicely for a home derby with Dorchester Seconds a week on Saturday.

Hockey: Four-goal haul for magnificent Membury

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:30pm Wednesday 11th March 2015

AFTER a seven-day hiatus, it was business as usual for Weymouth’s men as they pummelled the students of Portsmouth University 14-0.

Rugby: Bridport get their revenge over Bournemouth

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:00pm Wednesday 4th March 2015

WHEN Bridport travelled to Bournemouth back in November they did so with only 13 men and suffered a 55-7 defeat as a result.

Youth: Youngsters thrive at Dorset karting initiative

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Friday 20th February 2015

FOLLOWING a highly successful season, the participants of the Dorset Young People’s Karting Project received their personal achievement accreditation and trophies during a presentation held at the Weymouth Police Station Social Club.

Table tennis: Shock loss for previously unbeaten Wyke A

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Friday 20th February 2015

WYKE A lost their 100 per cent record in Division One of the Weymouth & District Table Tennis League following defeat.

Table tennis: Ryan and Avenell star for Wyke M

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:20pm Friday 13th February 2015

WYKE M moved into third place in Weymouth & District League Division One after a 24-14 home win over YMCA.

Netball: League organisers revel in competition's success

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:00pm Friday 13th February 2015

THE inaugural South West Dorset Netball Indoor League has been hailed a success by its chair Louise Bugler.

Hockey: Depleted Weymouth see off Trojans

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:10pm Thursday 12th February 2015

DESPITE missing the likes of Michael Westlake, Matthew Lawes and Daniel Bowles, and not having any substitutes, Weymouth returned from Southampton with a hard-fought win.

Football: Back-to-back defeats for Royals

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

6:30pm Monday 9th February 2015

BLANDFORD United lost their second successive match in the Dorset Premier League as they came undone at Sherborne Town Reserves.

Bowls: Bridport on a high after winning league finish

Bridport and Lyme Regis News:

7:00pm Wednesday 4th February 2015

BRIDPORT men ended their Wessex League programme with another brilliant performance in beating Moonfleet 81-71.

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