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, May 8, 2011

Making the case for Billie Jean King as the most important sports figure of the 20th century

Hear award-winning sportswriter Robert Lipsyte explain why he considers Gay Games Ambassador Billie Jean King the most important sports figure of the 20th century... and one that remains important in the 21st century.

In AN ACCIDENTAL SPORTS WRITER, Lipsyte, a long-time sports columnist for the New York Times, interweaves stories from his life and the events he covered to explore the relationships between the games we play and the lives we lead.

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