Tag Archive | FGG
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 […]
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 […]
Last year, a group of figure skaters, led by a former FGG Board Member and Treasurer, Alan Lessik, pressed US Figure Skating (USFS) not to hold its Adult Figure Skating Championships in North Carolina. After the North Carolina governor signed regressive legislation repealing significant aspects of LGBT rights in the state, there was a nationwide boycott […]
In addition to promoting Paris 2018 – Gay Games 10, the Paris 2018 team, with support from FGG (Federation of Gay Games), is very busy organizing and finalizing plans for the 36 sports and 14 cultural events that will take place next year. The recent Tournoi International de Paris (the TIP) welcomed over 2,000 participants for […]
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 […]
Site Inspections to begin, and final vote takes place in Paris October 2017 The 2022 Gay Games XI host city short-list vote, by the Federation of Gay Games (FGG) General Assembly, took place last month, one year after the bid process was announced. The shortlisted host cities are Guadalajara (MEX), Hong Kong (CHN), and Washington, DC (USA).
Site Inspections to begin and final vote takes place in Paris October 2017 The 2022 Gay Games XI host city shortlist vote by the Federation of Gay Games (FGG) General Assembly, took place 28 February, 2017, one year after the bid process was announced. The shortlisted host cities are Guadalajara (MEX), Hong Kong (CHN), and Washington, D.C. Site inspections […]