EAWF at Albufeira 2018

2018 Albufeira Walking Football Cup

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”

A Message from the President

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.

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The teams

Rotherham have Rollicking Good Time

The teams

Browns Vilamoura (in blue), Mature Millers (in red) and East Algarve Walking Football (in white)

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”

2018 Olhao International Walking Football Tournament

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”