The second Olhão International Walking Football Tournament will take place on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th October 2020 at the Municipal Stadium, Olhão.
The Inaugural Lagos International Walking Football Tournament was held at the Clube Desportivo Da Odiaxere on October 14th and 15th, 2019, organised by our friends from Lagos Strollers.
EAWF and EAFC last week welcomed the return of the mature players from Copenhagen who have all had prostrate cancer but made full recoveries.
Playing both normal football and walking football with us all week, the group had a great time and are already planning another trip next year.
The session in Tavira this Friday, November 1st, has been cancelled as it is a national holiday, Dia de Todos os Santos (All Saints Day), to honour the dead.
Sessions in Tavira will continue as normal from November 8th.
The Danish Prostate Survivors have hired the pitch at Moncarapacho for a normal football session on Monday 21st October from 9:30 to 11:30 am.
Everyone welcome at no cost, please spread the word.
If you would like to be involved can you please let Andy Smith know so that he can inform them of estimated numbers
The 1st Lagos Walking Football Tournament is nearly upon us.
It is with deep regret that we have to announce the sudden death of Steve Williams at Walking Football in Olhão on the 26th September.
Despite the valiant efforts of EAWF members present and the subsequent prompt and highly professional attention of SNS paramedics, Steve failed to recover.
We send our heartfelt condolences to his wife Angela, family and friends.
Okay folks, we now have the fixtures etc for the Vilamoura tournament next week on October 4th and 5th
Bubbly and homemade cakes were the order of the day as players, officials and friends toasted the 5th anniversary of walking football being introduced to the Algarve in September 2014. Since then hundreds of players have enjoyed some wonderful moments of fun, fitness and friendship whilst along the way a number of tournament victories have been the icing on the cake!
Walking football sessions at Tavira will now be on a Friday morning from September 27th 2019 onwards.