Walking football is a popular, and growing, format of the game

Walking Football

You can talk the talk but can you Walk the walk?

Walking Football is a format of the game aimed at encouraging more adults over 50 to play football regularly. Whether you're completely new to game or want to play the same technical version of the game at a slower pace - then this could be the format for you!

Walking Football comprises of the same rules as standard football, except players are not permitted to run. As a result the game relies less on physical attributes such as; speed, power and stamina, and more on accurate passing, good positional play, and strong tactical knowledge as opposed to speed and power.

We're always interested in new innovative ideas that encourage individuals to regularly participate in football. This particular format engages an age group that isn’t normally associated with playing the game, but with people living longer and continuing to stay active we'd like to give people the opportunity to re-kindle their playing days, or have a go at something new!

Very few team sports are tailored for older adults meaning they miss out on the social and health benefits associated with physical activity. We want to change this. Over the upcoming months we will be introducing a number of Walking Football across our area:

Get in Touch

By Phone: 01235 544890

By Email:

Where Can I play? 

The slower version of the beautiful game


Tuesdays 10:30-12:00 
Contact: philipmilton@hotmail.com


Fridays 10:30-12:00pm
Contact: philipmilton@hotmail.com

Wednesdays 6pm-7pm

Monday's 7-8pm
Contact: matthew.doherty@live.co.uk

Friday's 9am-10am
Contact: Beacon@gll.org

Wednesday's 10:30-11:30am
Contact: derekover@outlook.com 

Friday's 8-9pm
Contact: carolyn.tuttle@hotmail.co.uk

Wednesday's 10am-11am
(Meet by Park Hall)

Wednesday's 5-6pm

Contact: matthew.harrington@gll.org

Thursday's 10-11am

Contact: 01494 791779

Wednesday's 11am-12pm

Contact: 01235 849403

Friday's 6-7pm

Contact: hyfcinfo@gmail.com

Tuesdays 10am-11am

Contact: d.z@btinternet.com

Monday's 11am-12pm


Wednesdays 11am-12pm

Tuesdays 1:30-2:30pm

Contact: hnrywlkr@googlemail.com

Tuesday: Contact venue for times

Contact: Louise.exton@activeinthecommunity.org.uk

Mondays 12:30pm-1:30pm


Thursdays 8pm-9pm

Contact: Darren.Lack@routeco.com

Friday's 7-8pm 

Contact: Keithcreamer@me.com

Wednesdays: Contact venue for times

Contact: nicholas.lemin@oracle.com

Thursdays 10am-11am

Contact: 01635 31199

Mondays 4:30pm - 5:30pm 

Contact: 01494 866688

Fridays: Contact venue for times

Contact: secretary@southreading-fc.co.uk

Fridays 11am-12pm 

Contact dave.ennis@ageukberkshire.org.uk

Fridays 6:30-7:30pm
Contact: c.evans10@ntlworld.com 



Mondays 11:00am-12:00pm

Contact: enquiries.sm@serco.com or call 01296 484848

Thursdays 10:30am-11:30am


Wednesdays 2:30-3:30pm

Contact: bazza2x2@aol.co.uk

Sundays 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Contact: swivcooper@aol.com

Mondays 11:00am - 12:00pm

Contact: Ajith.Prabha@RBWM.gov.uk

Mondays 12pm-1pm
Fridays 11:30am-12:30pm

Phone: 0118 974 3728

Tuesdays, 19:00-20:00
Contact: community@wwfc.com 

Thursdays, 19:00-20:00
Contact: community@wwfc.com 

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