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, June 14, 2012

Play the Game: Gender in Sport, a case of discrimination

Find the Play the Game 2011 website with more information, photos, video, program, etc. HERE.

We're posting audio and video from sessions from the 2011 Play the Game conference at the German Sports University in Cologne of particular interest to the FGG and its member organizations.

Here is the session on "Gender in Sport - a case of discrimination?" which features a presentation of the call for the end to gender discrimination at the Olympics supported by the FGG:

The session also featured a prsentation on the work of our friends at the Norwegian Olympic Committee, and a though-provoking suggestion that women's sport brings specific values that enrich sport as a whole.

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