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.

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Contributions of Gareth Thomas noted

While our readers have already noted rugby player Gareth Thomas's contributions to the fight against homophobia in sport, he has just been recognized for his outstanding contributions to Rugby League, following his move from Rugby Union.

From SportingLife.com:

Gareth Thomas' impact on his entry into rugby league was recognised when he was named as one of five personalities of the year.

The veteran former British Lions threequarter made only 11 Super League appearances in 2010 because of injury but his signing for the Crusaders raised the profile of the fledgling Welsh club and he ended the year on a high by leading Wales to victory in the European Cup in France.

Thomas has been singled out by the Gillette Rugby League Yearbook as one of the five individuals judged to have made the biggest impact on the European and world game in 2010.

"As the most-capped Wales player in rugby union history, Thomas gave a Crusaders team assembled at the last minute by coach Brian Noble a face instantly recognisable by the Welsh public," said contributing editor Tim Butcher.

Keep reading HERE.

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