Sport & Leisure

September 22 – 4th Round of the Algarve Regional Cup in BMX Racing. Portimão, Parque da Juventude (Youth Park). www.vivaportimao.pt

September 23 & 24 – “António Moura” Sailing Trophy. Portimão, Waterfront (next to the Clube Naval)

September 24 – Nature Outings 2023 Cycle. São Brás de Alportel, Circular Bus Terminal, 9.30am, www.cm-sbras.pt

September 24 – Mountain bike ride starting in Moncarapacho. Meet in the car park by the Galp petrol station 9.15am ready for a 9.30am start. Ride of around 35 to 40 km. Information 913 226 954, [email protected]

Every Tuesday & Friday – Walking Football 50+ at Clube Desportivo de Odiaxere (just off N125 at Odiaxere). 10am to 12pm. Just turn up or for more details contact Bill Harper email: [email protected] or 960 234 641

Eastern Algarve Pickleball Club. Mon & Fri 10:00-noon at the semi-coverd court of the Vila Real de Santo Antonio Sports Complex. Everyone is welcome! We provide all equipment and instruction. €5 court fee is collected. For more information see our Facebook Page, email [email protected] or call 926 765 299

East Algarve Walking Football. OLHÃO: José Arcanjo Stadium (behind McDonalds on the EN125), Tue: Over 60s walking football, Thur: Over 50s walking football. TAVIRA: Astro-turf pitch adjoining Municipal Sports Hall, Avenida Zeca Alfonso, Wed: normal football – all ages, Frid: Over 50s walking football. All sessions 9.30 to 11.30am. There are also groups in Lagos, Odiaxere and Vilamoura. For further information www.walkingfootballalgarve.com

Until September 24 – Tennis. 23/09 and 24/09 – End of summer tournament. Vila Real de Santo António Sports Complex, 9am – 7pm

Balaia Bowls Club (near Albufeira). Tue & Fri Am. Four rinks on natural grass. Two hour session €10 including hire of bowls. Meet 9.45 for 10.00 start. www.balaiabowls.org, [email protected]