Bohemians Foundation’s New Initiative: Walking Football for the over 50’s


Mark speaks with CHRIS BRIEN from the Bohemians Foundation

He talks about a new initiative from the foundation of walking football for the over 50’s, where the idea came from and how it was first implemented, how it’s good to over 50’s people to join and the rules of walking football.

He also talks about the origins and objectives of the foundation, how the League of Ireland encourages communities involved with the football clubs, how Dublin City Council are helping with Dalymount Park and the possibility of other initiatives in the future.


Duration: 16'00" DATE: October 5, 2015
Interviewer:Mark Finnegan
Producer:Mark Finnegan
Interviewee:Chris Brien
Themes:Community Events, Local Sports
Keywords:Bohemians Foundation, Bohemians FC, Walking Football, Over 50's, League of Ireland, Dalymount Park, Dublin City Council, Local Initiatives
LocationDublin Time Period:2015
Type:Sound Language:English
Creator:Near FM Publisher:Near FM
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