Sport & Leisure

November 26 – Let’s Walk on the Ridge, Messines Baixo. 10pm start, meet at the ‘Paragem’ cafe in Messines Baixo. €5 p.p. Julie
965 753 033

November 28 – Easy / Intermediate mountain bike ride starting in Moncarapacho. Meet in the car park by the galp station at 9.15am ready for a 9.30am start. Ride of between 35 & 40 km. Information 913 226 954,

November 30 – Let’s Walk the Cumeada Ridge and Baralha Valley, Silves. 10am start meet at the small cafe on the road to the Arade barragem. €5 p.p. Julie 965 753 033 full details

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: or 960 234 641

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

Algarve Walking Meetup. Social walking events of between 2.5 and 3.5 hours listed every week. Full details

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.,