Tag Archive | FGG

FGG sponsors first-ever NFL ‘Inclusion Party’ on eve of Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis

FGG sponsors first-ever NFL ‘Inclusion Party’ on eve of Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis

Returning to Minneapolis for the first time since the FGG Board held its mid-year meeting there in 2017, FGG Co-President Sean Fitzgerald and former Co-President Kurt Dahl attended the inaugural Super Bowl Inclusion Party, hosted by National Football Alumnus and Gay Games Ambassador Esera Tuaolo. Held on 31 January, over 500 diverse community members gathered, and […]

Fed. of Gay Games & Gay Games 11 – Hong Kong 2022 Sign Official Licence Agreement

Fed. of Gay Games & Gay Games 11 – Hong Kong 2022 Sign Official Licence Agreement

The Federation of Gay Games (FGG) and Gay Games 11 – Hong Kong 2022 organizers have officially signed the licence agreement finalizing the agreement between the FGG (International governing organization) and Gay Games 11 – Hong Kong 2022 (Local host organization). On 12 August 2018, at the Closing Ceremony of Gay Games 10 Paris, the ceremonial Gay Games flag will be passed […]

My Gay Games Story: Hlengiwe Buthelezi, KZN LGBT Recreation, Durban, South Africa

My Gay Games Story: Hlengiwe Buthelezi, KZN LGBT Recreation, Durban, South Africa

As part of the Federation of Gay Games Scholarship fund raising activities, they have five empowering and personal stories from Gay Games participants, and previous Scholarship & Award recipients, to help raise money for the Federation’s Gay Games 10 Scholarship Fund. Here is one such story from Hlengiwe Buthelezi: “Most gay people in South Africa, especially […]

FGG: Help ‘Change the World’ by sending athletes from under-served countries to Paris 2018 – Gay Games 10

FGG: Help ‘Change the World’ by sending athletes from under-served countries to Paris 2018 – Gay Games 10

As #GivingTuesday approaches on November 28, and you think about how you are personally going to make a difference in the world, the Federation of Gay Games are reaching out to remind you of the life-changing impact that the Federation Of Gay Games Scholarship Fund has had on more than 800 deserving athletes and artists, since it was started in 1998. The best way […]

Federation of Gay Games Announces Hong Kong As 2022 Gay Games XI Presumptive Host

Federation of Gay Games Announces Hong Kong As 2022 Gay Games XI Presumptive Host

FGG three finalist cities were Guadalajara (MEX), Hong Kong (CHN) and Washington D.C. (USA) The Federation of Gay Games (FGG) General Assembly voting took place 30 October 2017 in Paris, France; Hong Kong is the 2022 Gay Games XI presumptive host city. Site inspections of the three finalist cities took place June & July 2017 by a […]

San Francisco Giants baseball 15th Annual LGBT Game

San Francisco Giants baseball 15th Annual LGBT Game

On Monday, 26 June, the SF Giants (major league baseball) held their 15th Annual LGBT Night Game at AT&T Park. This was the 525th consecutive sold-out game for the Giants, with 41,000+ fans in the ball park, including several thousand LGBT individuals. Paris 2018 – Gay Games 10 got some great exposure at this game. First, the […]

2022 Gay Games XI Shortlist

2022 Gay Games XI Shortlist

The three shortlisted cities for 2022 Gay Games XI are:  Guadalajara, (Gay Games Guadalajara 2022), Hong Kong, (Gay Games XI Hong Kong 2022) and Washington, DC (Gay Games DC 2022). News of site inspections etc., for the three shortlisted cities, are being posted to social media, so that you can follow the activities. These three […]