Thanks to one particular lady in Sussex, Carol Bates from Crawley, who set up Crawley Town Old Girls (COGs) and started a revolution for the ‘missed generation’ who amongst many others are now enjoying the opportunity to play.
Central Venue Festivals are run regularly for Women in these groups to get together in a good fun, friendly, and social environment. They all take place on a Friday evening on the 3G Stadium Pitch at Culver Road in Lancing.
Remaining Festival dates for 2019 & 2020
Friday 30 August
Friday 11 October
Friday 15 November
Friday 20 December
Friday 3 January
Friday 7 February
Friday 13 March
Friday 3 April
Friday 15 May
Friday 12 June
Teams are split into groups that reflect those new to playing and those who have previous experience but haven’t played for a while possibly due to work or family commitments, having children, injury, moved areas - whatever the reason if you are tempted to get back involved then do it there really is no age limits!
Information about local clubs and groups offering this category of football who are willing to share their contact details are listed in the related documents section below.