Featured events

7-9 September 2012
Brussels Games

Brussels Gay Sports will offer a weekend of fun and fairplay in the capital of Europe, with volleyball, swimming, badminton, and tennis, as well as fitness and hiking.

Learn more HERE.
26-28 October 2012
Bern, Switzerland

The success of the first edition of the QueergamesBern proved the need for an LGBT multisport event in Switzerland. This year will be even bigger, with badminton, bowling, running, walking, floorball.

Learn more HERE.
17-20 January 2013
Sin City Shootout
Las Vegas
The 7th Sin City Shootout will feature softball, ice hockey, tennis, wrestling, basketball, dodgeball, bodybuilding and basketball.

Learn more HERE.

13-16 June 2013
IGLFA Euro Cup
After this year's edition in Budapest at the EuroGames, the IGLFA Euro Cup heads to Dublin for 2013, hosted by the Dublin Devils and the Dublin Phoenix Tigers.

Learn more HERE.

Monday, October 4, 2010

Call for applications: 2018 "One Quadrennial Event" working group

with thanks to Team Berlin (teamberlin.de)
The Federation of Gay Games Assembly and Board of Directors voted on 8 August 2010 to begin a process of collaboration with GLISA to create a single quadrennial event in 2018.

The exact nature of this event is to be determined by a joint working group composed of seven members from each organisation, FGG and GLISA, under the auspices and approval of both organisations' boards and general assembly. FGG board and assembly approval is required for any subsequent bylaw changes.

SEEKING CANDIDATES: The Federation of Gay Games is seeking 5 Gay Games advocates and leaders in sports and culture to serve on this committee. The application should include all relevant sports, culture, and professional skills. Applications are open to all members of the worldwide LGBT community, includng past and present FGG board of directors, assembly members, honorary lifetime members, and volunteers for the Gay Games. The work will include voice and video teleconferences, and a some travel to meetings.

This is an open process and all interested parties are welcome and encouraged to apply to participate in this important working group. The applications will be reviewed by the Federation of Games and 5 people will be elected by a vote of the Federation of Gay Games general assembly using the instant runoff election method .

Help shape our future. For the application and details of the 2018 1QE Working Group, click HERE.

DEADLINE: Completed applications must be submitted by 28 October 2010 to eritt@gaygames.org and kdahl@gaygames.org or posted to FGG’s Intranet in the General Assembly Forum, 1QE thread.

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