Tag Archive | LGBT Sport

Frontrunners Cork – Couch to 5K – 6 weeks!

Frontrunners Cork – Couch to 5K – 6 weeks!

Frontrunners Cork COUCH TO 5K PROGRAMME Ever wanted to take up running? Need to lose a few lockdown pounds?This is your opportunity! Frontrunners Cork are recruiting for a Couch to 5K Programme. Sign up below: Sign up here!

Cork Gay Project: Outdoor Activities Return

Cork Gay Project: Outdoor Activities Return

Outdoor Activities Great to see the return of some activities over the past number of weeks. To get involved contact the community groups below! Cork Rebels FC Cork Hellhounds RFC Frontrunners Cork Find Out More

Gay Games HK 2022: Pre-register now!

Gay Games HK 2022: Pre-register now!

Pre-registration is now open for Gay Games 11 Hong Kong 2022. Gay Games 11 Hong Kong 2022’s (GGHK) unique combination of sport, arts, culture, fun, and community, brings together diverse groups of people, to experience moments of joy. It will create unity and positive attitudes that will last a lifetime, in Hong Kong, Asia and […]

FGG: “One Quarter In…

FGG: “One Quarter In…

A message from the Federation of Gay Games: “One Quarter in… …And 2020 continues to present the World with challenges. We started with an overhang of protests, endured raging bushfires, and are now faced with a rapidly spreading virus, that both threatens lives and throws a spotlight on the disenfranchised, disadvantaged, and those with challenging […]

FGG: Statement – Update on Gay Games 11 Hong Kong 2022

FGG: Statement – Update on Gay Games 11 Hong Kong 2022

130+ delegates, Honorary Life Members (HLMs), and observers of the international Federation of Gay Games (FGG) from 23 countries, recently participated in the Annual General Assembly (AGA) in Guadalajara, Mexico from October 31 – November 2, 2019. The AGA was a great success! The Hong Kong Team delivered two sessions to update members on the […]

Federation of Gay Games: Give the Gift of FGG Scholarship

Federation of Gay Games: Give the Gift of FGG Scholarship

That’s why Kevin, and millions of LGBT+ athletes and artists just like him, mean the world to the Federation of Gay Games.   Before receiving a scholarship to attend Gay Games 10 | Paris 2018, Kevin could only imagine a place where people from every corner of the world came together by the thousands, to celebrate […]

FGG Announces 2022 Gay Games XI Shortlist Bid Cities

FGG Announces 2022 Gay Games XI Shortlist Bid Cities

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 […]

Gay Games: Rendez-vous with Paris in 2018!

Gay Games: Rendez-vous with Paris in 2018!

From August 4 to 8, 2018, Paris will host the 10th edition of the Gay Games, the largest sporting, cultural and festive event in the world open to all! 15,000 athletes from over 70 countries in Paris! Paris 2018 is preparing Games that will celebrate diversity, respect, equality, solidarity and sharing. With sport a common theme […]

Irish Exclusive: Michael Sam Urges More to Take Part in Study on Homophobia in Sport

As Gay Games 9 take place in Cleveland, Michael Sam, one of the world’s highest profile LGBT athletes, is urging people to take part in the first international study on homophobia in sports. The study is the first to collect national data about discrimination in Ireland as well as other major English speaking countries, so they can be […]

Watch: Gay Rugby Team Win First Professional Match

Two international rugby legends are congratulating Australia’s first gay rugby union team for its decisive win during an historic game. They are also urging sports in the UK and around the world to do more to tackle homophobia in sport. The Sydney Convicts were the first gay rugby team, and only the second gay team in the […]