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.

Thursday, October 7, 2010

UK LGBT Sport Summit and pre-launch of UK LGBT History Month

FGG member Pride Sports Manchester is a lead partner in the pre-launch of the UK LGBT History Month, including the UK LGBT Sports Summit.

A free day of interactive workshops, speakers and exhibitions on LGBT sport will be held on Tuesday, November 2 at Twickenham Stadium, London.

Open workshops during the day, some running concurrently, will include:

-- Growing and Sustaining LGBT Participation in Sport (aimed at National Governing Bodies, Local Authorities, CSPs and other sports providers)
-- LGBT Sport Summit (an Open Space Workshop for examining current issues in LGBT sports development)
-- Models for LGBT Participation in School Sport and Higher Education Sports Curriculum
-- Models for LGBT Sports Participation and Development

Speakers at the evening session, beginning at 6.30 pm, will include (among others):

-- John Amaechi (psychologist and former NBA player)
-- Gareth Thomas (former Welsh Rugby Union international)
-- Dikeledi Sibanda (Manager of South Africa's black lesbian football team)
-- Louise Englefield (Co-President, European Gay and Lesbian Sports Federation)

Program HERE.
Register HERE.

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