WELCOME TO FTFC MASTERS OVER 35S TOURNAMENT

TEST YOURSELVES AGAINST THE 'MASTERS OF THE GAME'

PLAYED AT THE HOME OF FleeTwood town - HIGHBURY STADIUM

ACCOMMODATION PACKAGES - VILLAGE HOTELS 4* B&B

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Why choose ftfc OVER 35S MASTERS EVENT?

DON’T MISS OUT ON THE CHANCE TO DUST OFF THE BOOTS AND SEE IF YOU’VE STILL GOT IT.

Are you looking for an exciting over 35s football tournament at a top League One football stadium?

If so, you must take part in our annual 6-a-side over 35s masters tournament. Over the last four years, our tournaments have offered a fine mix of nationalities, with teams from all over the UK and overseas. What more could a team possibly ask for?

We are very excited about this tournament which brings masters of the game back together to showcase their skills. The surroundings of Highbury Stadium will ensure that not only players, but spectators will also have an enjoyable day/weekend, and end your team’s season with a bang.

The competition takes place at Highbury Stadium, the home of Fleetwood Town Football Club.

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Over 35s masters

over 35s masters

FRIDAY 15TH MAY - SUNDAY 17TH MAY 2020

ACCOMMODATION PACKAGES

ACCOMMODATION PACKAGES

2 NIGHTS IN A 4* B&B - vILLAGE HOTEL BLACKPOOL

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

FRIDAY

daytime

Arrival: Check-in at your hotel and relax ahead of the event

EVENING

Free time: See tourist information for some great tips

SATURDAY

daytime

8am: Buffet breakfast at your hotel

9:30am: Depart for Highbury Stadium

10am: Register at Highbury Stadium

11am: Tournament begins

The event will take place on Fleetwood Town’s first team’s pitch at Highbury Stadium

The event will be filmed throughout the day and replayed on the big screens and in Jim’s Bar 

Friends and family will have access to Jim’s Bar for food and drinks

Bouncy castles, PlayStation’s and mini pitches can be used by children who are supporting you

Event Format:

There will be 16 teams playing across four pitches

Minimum of eight games for all teams

Two groups of eight (playing seven group stage matches)

All teams progress to knockouts and will have the opportunity to win a Champions Cup (top four) or Plate (bottom four)

Saturday

Post event

Awards presented in the Parkside Hospitality Suite

There will be awards for the winning teams, as well as player of the tournament, top goal scorer and safe hands

Food and drink will be served to all participants

EVENING

Free time: 

Teams will be given priority entrance to the best pubs and bars in Blackpool

See tourist information below for other activities!

SUNDAY

daytime

Buffet breakfast at your hotel

Optional round of golf at the hotel (book in advance) or use the other leisure facilities on site

Depart hotel after making some fantastic memories

accommodation INFORMATION

You will be staying at Village Hotel in Blackpool, which is situated near Blackpool Zoo and is only an eight minute walk to Stanley Park – voted best in the UK. It is only a short drive into the city centre where you can find a number of amazing tourist attractions such as Blackpool Tower, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Sandcastle Waterpark. It’s fantastic location makes it the perfect place for a short weekend stay.

Village Hotel has an Italian restaurant, pub-style sports bar, indoor and outdoor pools, a spa and fitness centre on site as well as free parking. It also has an 18-hole golf course, with a driving range and golf academy. 

The rooms at Village Hotel include free WiFi, TVs with satellite channels and tea and coffee making equipment.

Useful hotel information

  • Check in from 3pm
  • Check out by 11am
  • Breakfast is served 6:30-9:30am Monday – Friday
  • Breakfast is served 7:30-10:30am Saturday & Sunday
  • Reception is open 24/7
  • 2 miles from Central Pier
  • 1 mile from Blackpool Victoria Hospital
  •  2.7 miles from Blackpool North Train Station
PRICES: £125 per person for two nights (B&B) in a standard twin room, including full use of amenities and leisure facilities (only extra cost is the optional round of golf).

MAXIMUM GAME TIME

Maximum Game Time

No waiting around for games
Minimum of eight games

League one stadium
to play in

league one stadium to play in

festivals groups
and fixtures

Festivals Groups and Fixtures

See all your fixtures, results and league tables on our online portal
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rules and regulations

rules and regulations

Registration
form

registration form

Register here

accommodation information

accommodation information

interested? register here

Fill in the form below to register your interest in our over 35s masters tournament, and a member of our team will send you the correct registration form.

TOURIST INFORMATION

Why choose Blackpool?

If you are looking for a fun-filled, action-packed trip away, whatever your age, then Blackpool really does have it all. The UK’s favourite beach resort features world-class attractions from a theme park to an aquarium, stunning beaches to the Blackpool Illuminations, a waterpark to a zoo, wax figure celebrity look-a-likes and the unforgettable Blackpool Tower. These amazing experiences are underpinned by a year-round programme of events and fantastic shows.

Stanley Park – No1 Park in England

The 390-acre Stanley Park is a landmark in its own right, with a magical blend of architecture, horticulture and recreation. Stanley Park has an abundance of wildlife and delightful horticultural displays can be found throughout the park. Don’t miss the Italian gardens, water fountains, statues, rose gardens and the Remembrance Garden.

Stanley Park has a long sporting history and offers the best facilities in the resort, from a game of pitch and putt, to a round of golf, a trim trail, athletic arena and a sports club for all keep-fit enthusiasts, plus play facilities for the children. 

Thrill Seekers - Blackpool Pleasure Beach & Sandcastle Waterpark

There’s something for everyone at Blackpool Pleasure Beach with thrilling rides and spectacular shows you’ll be sure to have the time of your life! For the ultimate in thrills why not brave the Pleasure Beach’s tallest rollercoaster, the Big One.  Hold your breath as you board Infusion, the exhilarating five looping coaster suspended completely over water. Brave Valhalla, the world’s most spectacular dark ride featuring amazing special effects or experience the thrill of one of the world’s only twin track coasters, the Grand National plus lots, lots more. 

Sandcastle Waterpark Blackpool is the UK’s largest Indoor waterpark, with over 18 slides and plenty of exciting attractions in an 84-degree tropical climate, there is something to entertain the whole family.

Tournament participants get a discount on the price of entry to Blackpool Pleasure Beach.