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, April 28, 2011

Homophobia rears its head at San Francisco pro baseball stadium

On 23 April at San Francisco's AT&T Park, home of the World Series Champion San Francisco Giants, an ugly pre-game incident occurred involving a coach on the visiting Atlanta Braves and some fans. Pitching coach Roger McDowell insulted and threatened several fans, including a fan with his 9-year twin daughters. Lawyers and the leaders of Major League Baseball have now been involved in this rapidly evolving story.

See the local San Francisco TV news coverage of this story, including on-camera commentary by the Federation's own Roger Brigham:

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