Month: March 2020

Walking Football World Cup Press Release

PRESS RELEASE Issued: 18 March 2020 For Immediate Release WALKING FOOTBALL WORLD CUP POSTPONED The Walking Football Association has announced that the inaugural Walking Football World Cup, which had been scheduled to take place in Manchester in May, has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Various nations from around the world were due to… Read more »


Following the government’s announcement yesterday, for people to avoid social contact and gatherings where possible, we are now advising that all walking football in England is postponed for the foreseeable future. This, unfortunately, means that both the National Cup and National Super League are suspended until further notice.  The 3 England internationals scheduled for April… Read more »

Coronavirus Update

WFA NATIONAL CUP-CORONAVIRUS UPDATE In line with the prudent decisions made this week across many sports, the National Cup, with record entry levels again, WILL NOW START LATER THAN PLANNED WITH MATCHES STARTING FROM THE PUBLISHED 2ND ROUND DATES. ie 50s and 60’s weekend of  2nd / 3rd May 65s weekend of  25th / 26th… Read more »

April 19th – FIWFA Mixed Gender Internationals

walking football mixed gender internationals

Never before, has a men’s international team played against a women’s international team in an official competitive match- in any sport. SUNDAY 19TH APRIL 2020 @ 10AM THIS IS A UNIQUE EVENT – THE WORLD’S 1ST EVER MIXED GENDER INTERNATIONALS IN ANY SPORT ENGLAND WOMEN 50’s V ENGLAND MEN 70’s ENGLAND WOMEN 50’s V ENGLAND… Read more »