Gay Games Soon to Open in Paris: A Primer

The 10th Gay Games start in Paris on August 4. The event will close on August 12. Organizers of the event say this year will feature over ten thousand registrants. Of course, you don't have to be a member...

LGTBQ youth in sports still mostly closeted

Although there is a rising profile for gay, lesbian, transgender, and queer youth playing competitive sports, the majority of such youth remain closeted, according to various sources. The percentage of close...

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...