Walking Football

Walking Football is one of the UK’s fastest-growing sports for the over 50s. We run weekly sessions in partnership with Sheffield International Venues and Sheffield & Hallamshire County FA. Although originally designed for the over 50s, the Foundation welcomes anyone who would like to use this form of the beautiful game to; help get healthy, revive those bygone footballing glory days or just socialise with similar like-minded people!

Who

People aged 45+

What

Each session includes;

  • Warm up, Small Sided Games, Cool down & guidance and advice on exercise and stretches that can be done in the comfort of your home.

Where

Sheffield Springs Academy

When

Every Tuesday evening from 6-7pm.

Why

Walking Football is a great opportunity to rewind the clock and re live the glory days! It is also a fantastic way to;

  • Stay active
  • Get more active
  • Socialise
  • Lose excess weight

Cost

£2.50 per session

How

To book your place on the next programme click on the following link:

Apply Now or contact us here

Health Walks

Working in partnership with Step Out Sheffield and Drink Wise, Age Well we provide the Stadium as a meeting and end point to help encourage local people, primarily aged 50+ to access our health walks. The walks have also become popular with Sheffield MIND who promote the sessions through their own channels. We hope these sessions will help improve/maintain good mental wellbeing and prevent isolation.

Who

Anyone aged 18+.

What

Join us for a leisurely walk around the Bramall Lane area.

Our groups are very friendly and we all look out for each other so no need to worry about falling behind! Plus, we get to sit down for a cuppa and a chat in the Family Hub at the other side of the stadium!’

Where

Meeting Point is the statues in the middle of Cherry Street car park, Bramall Lane Stadium. (10.30am)

Sessions finish in the Blades Family Hub which is situated on the John Street side of the stadium.

When

Every Wednesday from 10.30am to 12pm

Why

Fantastic opportunity to get out of the house, socialise, have fun and keep physically active!

How

To book your place on the next programme click on the following link:

Apply Now or contact us here

Fans Fighting Cancer

In partnership with Weston Park Cancer Charity and Sheffield International Venues funded by the Premier League Professional Footballers Association (PL PFA Fund) and Weston Park Cancer Charity.

 

Who

People affected by Cancer.

What

The Fans FC programme currently consists of a light physical activity session, to suit all abilities and fitness levels. We also include a social opportunity for you to chat with like minded people. 

We will work closely with WPCC to develop a timetable of regular, free, community based sessions to support people in their time of need. We currently provide Walking Football and Health Walks. (More sessions coming soon)

Current sessions as follows:

Walking Football

Where

English Institute of Sport

When

Monday’s from 7-8pm.

Why

When an individual is diagnosed with Cancer, the last thing on most people’s mind is exercise! However, in many cases it is advised that you try to be as active as possible. It is also good to talk to people in a similar situation.

How

To book your place on the next programme click on the following link:

Apply Now or contact us here

Accessible Sports

As part of our PL Kicks Programme, we deliver accessible sport sessions that cater to young people and adults that have a range of different disabilities

Who

Adults, young people, and children with a disability.

What

PAN Disability Football – People aged between 8 and 25 years that have a disability and want to take part in football sessions.

Where

PAN Disability Football – Goals Soccer Centre, 95 Norfolk Park Rd, Sheffield S2 2RU

Ponds Forge

When

PAN Disability Football – Every Saturday 10am – 12pm

Inclusive Basketball – Every Tuesday

Why

All young people deserve to be able to access opportunities to participate in safe structured activity suitable to their needs.

How

To book your place on the next programme click on the following link:

Apply Now or contact us here

Mental Health

In partnership with Sheffield Flourish’s Brunsmeer Awareness and the Sheffield & Hallamshire County FA, we provide easy to access football sessions designed to cater to adults that are suffering from a diagnosed mental health problem.

Who

Adults and young people that suffer from a diagnosed mental health problem.

What

Inclusive football sessions for all ability levels.

Where

Goodwin Sport Centre

When

Every Tuesday 1.30pm to 3pm

Why

Sports and physical activity can play a big role in keeping your body and mind in a good place. Participate in a safe, friendly enviroment with like minded people.

How

To book your place on the next programme click on the following link:

Apply Now or contact us here