Sports

The LGBTQ community has allies in gaming

Meet the Gaymers who, as the name might suggest, are members of the LGBTQ community who, well, game. Gaming is growing. As in any culture, there are ups and downs, pitfalls and power-ups. And one subculture ...

For Atlanta Rugby, brotherhood is the tie that binds

Nobody plays rugby alone. The Atlanta Bucks Rugby Football Club, the city’s premiere LGBTQ rugby club, is no exception. Rugby, the English team sport (and distant relative of American football), has spread a...

Special Olympics International celebrates 50 years

July 20, 1968. 1,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities from the US and Canada gather to compete in the first Special Olympics International (SOI) Summer Games. Held in Chicago, the event proves so success...

Down & Derby: A Day with the Atlanta Roller Girls

CRASH! BANG! WALLOP! Pepper in some expletives and a few laughs, and you have a typical practice from the Atlanta Roller Derby Girls. The teams are a fair mix of LGBTQ and non, and all of them are in...