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, October 18, 2011

The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport has launched a great initiative, "Step Up! Speak Out!":

Step Up! Speak Out! Ally Campaign for Inclusive Sport is a partner initiative led by national sport organizations designed to encourage athletes, coaches, officials, sport administrators, parents, fans and other members of the Canadian sport community to respect all individuals involved in sport, regardless of perceived or actual sexual orientation. It is inspired by Hudson Taylor's Athlete Ally™ campaign in the United States in the hopes that the Canadian sport community will also Step Up! and Speak Out! against homophobia in sport.

All too often, sport in Canada is not welcoming to those who are, or are perceived to be, lesbian, gay, bisexual, two-spirited or questioning (LGBTQ). There are many LGBTQ athletes, coaches and other sport leaders who remain hesitant to live their lives out in the open for fear of rejection and other forms of subtle and not so subtle discrimination from the sport community.

You'll find all sorts of resources on their website HERE.

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