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Due to a large number of regulars being away at the moment, we have cancelled this Wednesday’s normal running football session in Tavira. We will be back next week, though (April 4th) so see you all there.
Following on from our success at last year’s tournament, East Algarve Walking Football (EAWF) entered four teams for the third Albufeira Walking Football Cup, held on Monday and Tuesday 19th/20th March 2018: Olhao A and B, and Tavira A and B. Thus 40 hardy souls from the Eastern Algarve joined those from Lagos (Boavista) and Vilamoura (Browns), plus our friends from the Silver Coast near Lisbon (with two teams), along with 5 teams from the UK (Sheffield United, Oxford United, our old friends Brackley Saints A and B, and a representative UK team calling themselves TG Algarve). Continue reading “2018 Albufeira Walking Football Cup”
Following on from last year’s successful mini tournament against Olhanense Veterans (see here), we have been challenged to a repeat this year, with the aim of making it an annual event.
As we approach the ‘tournament season’ it is a good time to reflect on our achievements and look to the future. It is nearly four years since the first Walking Footballers stepped out on to the Astro-turf at the José Arcanjo Stadium, Olhão, and no one could have imagined the progress that has been made thanks to the combined effort of many individuals.
We are now have the final details for the upcoming Albufeira Walking Football Cup 2018, the third edition of this prestigious tournament. Continue reading “Details for the Albufeira Walking Football Cup”
A group of seventeen Walking Footballers, all over 60 years of age, from the Mature Millers (Rotherham United FC Community Sports programme) descended on Olhão for two days of friendly but competitive sport organised by East Algarve Walking Football. Continue reading “Rotherham have Rollicking Good Time”
The inaugural Olhao International Walking Football Tournament will be held on Thursday 15th to Friday 16th November 2018 (9.00 am – 4.30 pm both days)
The venue will be the Olhao Municipal Facility, a new outdoor facility with an artificial surface, excellent changing rooms, spectator seating, and café area. Continue reading “2018 Olhao International Walking Football Tournament”
We now have details for the Spring/Easter dinner to be held on Thursday April 12th, 7.00 for 7.30 pm
As you should all know by now, on the 26th February a 16-person delegation from Rotherham, named The Mighty Millers, are arriving in the Algarve for a visit.