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.

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Blake Skjellerup: "Once an Olympian, Always an Olympian"

With great pride, out Olympic speed skater Blake Skjellerup posted to Facebook his photo of a plaque awarded by the Olympians Club of New Zealand to commemorate Blake's participation in the Vancouver Games last year.

What struck me in particular was the motto of the New Zealand Olympic Committee: "Inspire, Excel, Together". It's a great alternative, or at least a complement, to the International Olympic Committee's motto of "Faster, Higher, Stronger", and one that could be well suited to the Gay Games if we were ever to change mottos (not that we would: "Participation, Inclusion, and Personal Best" (tm) has served us well, and continues to inform the actions and policies of the Federation of Gay Games).

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