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.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Libération: a comparison between 1998 and 2010

In 2010 for Gay Games VIII, the second held in Europe, French left-leaning daily gave us the following for its only coverage of the event that brought together nearly 10,000 men and women from 70 countries:
We have all the more reason to wonder why Libération has so lamentably failed when we consider their coverage of the first Gay Games in Europe back in 1998. For the Amsterdam Games, Libé produced at least four solid articles, in the sports section, the culture section, and in world news. Already a year earlier, Libé announced the coming event.

What changed in 12 years?

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