The Silver Sunday Cup 2019

On Sunday 6th October 2019 we will be holding a Walking Football Tournament to highlight our Loneliness in Older People campaign, which supports older people in Worcester. The tournament is part of the National Silver Sunday Campaign (#SilverSundayuk) and is our third tournament after the successful 2017 and 2018 events. We will be running this years’ event in partnership with our local Football Club, Worcester City FC

The Tournament will run from 1pm -3.45pm on the 3G pitch at The KGV Community Hub in Ash Avenue, Worcester WR4 9TL for upto eight teams. Each Team can have up to nine players with Six a side on the pitch at any one time

Each game is 10 minutes long with every team playing at least four games with Round Robin Games, 5th and 6th play off, 7th and 8th play off, Semi-Finals, 3rd and 4th place play off and Final.

The cost to enter the Tournament is £45 per team which will be payable once we have closed entries.

Entry closure date is Sunday 8th September or as soon as we fill the spaces, so if you would like to take part please get in touch ASAP.

 

 

SILVER SUNDAY WALKING FOOTBALL CUP ENTRY:

If you would like to compete in this years Tournament please get in touch to register your interest. The entry fee of £45 will be required before 10th September 2019.

2018 Winners: Hartshill Strollers

2017 Winners: Birmingham WF

What your participation will help support:

£3.00 will pay for an exercise class for someone

£3.50 will pay for a meal at a Lunch Club

£5.00 will pay for transport to and from an event for one person

£6.00 will pay for one week’s support for a volunteer to visit older people at home

£37.00 will pay for a dance session for 20 people

£91.00 will pay for lunches for one person for a year

£300 will pay to support a volunteer for a year 

 

Below are just a few of the activities that Worcester Community Trust run for older people in Worcester.

Snack & Chat
Extend Exercise
Reconnections

Sponsor the #SilverSundayUK Cup

There are hundreds of events running across the UK on #silversundayuk but we are the only group offering a Challenge Cup at the moment (we hope that changes). If you would like to sponsor the event, please get in touch. We are running a Pay What You Want sponsorship scheme for:

Pitchside Advertising – Place your banner around the pitch at The KGV Community Hub
Website and Social Media Advertising – Be involved in all of our Website & Social Media Communications
#SilverSunday UK Cup – be the Main Sponsor of the event

All income raised from the day will support helping Lonely older people in Worcester and we will be giving updates throughout the year on where your money is spent.

We would like to thank Walking Football for helping to promote this Tournament

Please get in touch by email to richardw@worcestercommunitytrust.org.uk  or call 07392 319806