LGBT Women in Sport: FREE EVENT
10am – 4pm, 15 April, 2017, Brighton, United Kingdom
Speakers from the world of sport – amateur and professional – will explore the issues and barriers that discourage LGBT women from participating, at the
American Express Community Stadium, Brighton, BN1 6 Brighton.
Welcoming delegates will be Joanie Evans and Sophia Rodriguez. Joanie is Co-President of the Federation of Gay Games and was instrumental in establishing the first lesbian football club based in Hackney, London.We aim to find ways to support and inspire LGBT women to get involved in sport – both in organised and informal settings.
Sophia is chair of the FGG’s Diversity Committee which has been examining the issue of increasing participation in the Gay Games.
Delegate places are available free of charge to interested women from the LGBT community and their straight allies.