ideas and drive
Alan Richards embraced walking football in 2016. Of the view the game should be regarded as enjoyable, mixed-ability fun played as much for exercise for older people as for any notion of competitive success. "Results matter but are not important" is his credo. Helping to take the group forward with various initiatives such as 'Sweeper/Keeper' and a commitment to see them through. From Summer Festivals. to friendly games, special one-off events and the Fair Play League project. Grateful to a receptive and supportive committee , on the pitch he plays on the left , with an eye for an incisive pass. Sometimes. Physical constraints now means game time is limited.