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FGG 2015 Annual General Assembly
Oct 16 – Oct 18 all-day
FGG 2015 Annual General Assembly @ Castletroy Park Hotel | Limerick | Limerick | Ireland

The Federation of Gay Games Annual General Assembly (AGA) brings together delegates from its members, associate members and board members. Its institutional role is to elect the Federation’s Board of Directors, to amend the FGG’s bylaws, and in its Site Selection configuration (full members plus board), choose the hosts of the Gay Games.

The FGG Board of Directors will also meet twice: Thursday, October 15 and newly elected board members will join the board meeting to be held Monday, October 19, 2015.

Additional information will follow soon regarding travel planning, agenda and more. Members are welcomed to login to the FGG’s Google Drive to view Limerick’s official bid to host the 2015 AGA. Thank you to the other cities that submitted AGA host bids: Berlin, Santiago and Sydney

4. Mannheimer Fitness Tag – 2015
Oct 24 all-day
4. Mannheimer Fitness Tag - 2015 @ Mannheim | Baden-Württemberg | Germany

LGBT-Gym for a day : 13 fitness workshops in two halls are waiting for you.
For every woman – for every man.
Dance, Aroha, DanceYoga, step aerobics, aerobic, tao yin, qigong, bodyart, spin fitness, functional circle, yoga, abdomen-legs-buttocks, stretch & relax. YOU CHOOSE from this rich program.

4th LAT41° Tournament
Oct 30 – Nov 1 all-day
4th LAT41° Tournament @ Rome | Lazio | Italy

Gruppo Pesce Roma and CDE Halegatos present the fourth edition of “LAT41° Aquatic LGBT Tournament”, this year in Italy.

LAT41 is the parallel joining Rome and Madrid, but it is also the product of a common idea: the desire of two teams, Gruppo Pesce Roma and Halegatos Madrid, to put their tournaments “AquaRomae” and “Sungames” together, setting an annual event with two alternative sites each year, Madrid and Rome.

After the success of the 2014 edition, held in Madrid, now the tournament returns to Italy, in the Rome city.

With more than 300 swimmers coming from sports clubs from across Europe in its previous years, the 2015 edition is certainly an event not to be missed!

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IGBO Pittsburgh
Nov 10 – Nov 16 all-day
IGBO Pittsburgh @ Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania | United States

From November 10, 2015 through November 16, 2015, the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania will host the 35th Anniversary International Gay Bowling Organization Mid-Year Conference and Tournament.

The IGBO Conference will include board, committee and general membership meetings that will take place at the Double Tree by Hilton Green Tree, the official host hotel.

A bowling tournament will be held at Princess Lanes and AMF Noble Manor Lanes, the official host lanes. Bowlers will compete in singles, doubles and teams events. Registration is available for individual, partial teams and full teams.

For more information about the International Gay Bowling Organization, visit

Nov 20 – Nov 21 all-day
AURICULA OPEN 2015 @ Ghent | Flanders | Belgium

We are proud and excited to welcome you back in Gent, Belgium for the Auricula Open 2015. During the weekend of the 20th-21st November, Gent will welcome again athletes from around Europe to join Auricula’s 2015 Gay and Lesbian Open International badminton tournament.

In order to fulfil the increased interest to participate in our tournament over the last years, we are using a brand new sports hall with 19 (nineteen!!!) courts! Therefore we will now be able to host around 200 participants. Plus in the same building there’s a subtropical swimming pool and a wellness centre for post competition entertainment.

We will be offering men’s and ladies’ doubles badminton in skill levels A, B+, B-, C+ and C-. Mixed teams are also most welcome, and can join in the men’s competition. Plus for those without a playing partner, blind dates can also be arranged.

The dinner & party on the Saturday night, will be in the heart of the historic city, and promises to provide a great social evening with excellent food, drinks and music.

So note down the dates for your diaries, and we hope to see you again or for the first time, at our most friendly of badminton tournaments in the heart of East Flanders.

Tournament program:
• Friday 20th November (7-11 PM): Registration @ Apluss. A cosy and chilled gathering in the heart of the historic city, allowing you to meet the other participants over a drink. We offer a free welcome drink to each participant!
• Saturday 21st November (9 AM): Tournament @ Sports hall S&R Rozebroeken. Let the GA(Y)MES begin and explore that inner competitive beast!
• Saturday evening dinner&party @ Apluss from 7:00 PM -… Stuff yourself and dance your tits off!

Registration starts 12th September and will be closed on 6th November 2015. For more information and registration, visit our club website

And finally, for those who are interested, we can offer private accommodation through hosted housing.

We are looking forward to meeting you all, this autumn in Gent!
The Auricula Open 2015 Organizing Team

1° International Volleyball Cup LGBT “Copa Ciudad de Villa Gesell”
Nov 21 – Nov 23 all-day

We invite you to participate in the International LGBT Volleyball Tournament, the first one of its kind in the whole world.

We have been organizing Volleyball tournaments over the last 20 years in the City of Buenos Aires and Villa Gesell for all ages and gender and count with the infrastructure needed for events with more than 80 teams. 1° International Volleyball Cup LGBT “Copa Ciudad de Villa Gesell” 21 – 23 November 2015 We invite you to participate in the International LGBT Volleyball Tournament, the first one of its kind in the whole world. Sport Productions Reliability, Confidence and Track Record are the key pillars in each of our tournaments.

The city of Villa Gesell is located 370km from the City of Buenos Aires. It is a coastal location situated in the eastern side of the Province of Buenos Aires over the Argentinean Sea. Villa Gesell has a population of 31.730 inhabitants, famous for its well visited beaches and forests during the summer.

The event will take place in the “Polideportivo Carlos Gesell” which counts with 3 volleyball courts and all the amenities for a tournament of this scope, as well as a large outdoor space, ideal to rest and relax. All the matches will be played under the FIVB Volleyball regulation in effect on the date of the tournament and directed by official referees.

Depending on the amount of teams registered, the format will be the following:

  • An all against all pool.
  • According to the results obtained in the previous pool, a new one will be formed with teams from different pools.
  • Semi-finals and finals will be played.

Fee per player: USD 300.

The tournament cost includes:

  • Tournament inscription
  • Bus transportation Buenos Aires – Villa Gesell – Buenos Aires
  • Three nights in a 3 stars hotel with breakfast
  • Five meals (3 lunches-2 dinners)
  • Transportation from the hotel to the “Polideportivo Carlos Gesell”
  • Free access to the Tournament party during the second night, to be hosted in the well-known disco “Pueblo Limite”

Note: For a better development of the tournament, tems must be formed by at least 8 players.

Sinterklaas Tournament
Nov 27 – Nov 29 all-day
Sinterklaas Tournament @ Amsterdam | North Holland | Netherlands

It is happening again! This year our annual Sinterklaas Tournament will take place on November 27-29. Registration has opened NOW and we would like to invite you all to come back to Amsterdam and enjoy a weekend of volleyball and party with us!
On friday, the registration will take place at café Prik on the Spuistraat. As usual, the matches will be played in Sporthallen Zuid and this year we are happy to announce that we got the second location of one of Amsterdam’s major concert venues for our dinner, party and brunch: Paradiso Noord, located at the “Tolhuistuin” in Amsterdam Noord ( Just a short ride on the ferry that takes you straight across in 5 minutes. A ferry which will run every 12 minutes, all-night-long!

Registration will close on november 1st or any time sooner when we reach our maximum, so be sure to register on time! Teams are officially registered after the payments have been received on a first come-first serve basis.

On behalf of all the Netzo members, we hope to see all of you in Amsterdam in November!!

Dec 4 – Dec 6 all-day
27th FVV XMAS TOURNAMENT @ Frankfurt | Hesse | Germany

27th FVV XMAS Tournament, December 4-6, 2015

The annual XMAS Tournament in Frankfurt has become a fixed date in every calen­der of the gay and lesbian sports community and is Europe’s biggest annual LGBT sports event. More than 1,000 athletes from all over Europe came every year to Frankfurt to experience a wonderful weekend full of energetic sports, excitement, success and moments of happiness. Besides the traditional sports like Badminton, Volleyball and Swim­ming, which are still enjoying incre­asing popularity, we are very proud of the many applications in Soccer. The rising numbers in that alledgedly “unpopular” LGBT division show there has been a lot of improvement to the equality of gays and lesbians in the field of sports within the last years. This year we offer for the 2nd time squash and boxing and after one year break bowling.

Registration starts 11th October.

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Torneo di Natale calcio a 5 – Christmas soccer tournament
Dec 5 all-day
Torneo di Natale calcio a 5 - Christmas soccer tournament @ Turin | Piedmont | Italy

Torneo di Natale calcio a 5 – Töret calcio a 5 – Torino
Sabato 5 dicembre 2015
La squadra dei Töret di Torino vi invita al primo torneo di Natale di calcio a 5.

Christmas soccer tournament – Töret – Turin
Saturday, December 5, 2015
The Töret team from Turin, invites you to the first Christmas tournament Football 5.

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Sin City Shootout Strength Expo 2016
Jan 14 – Jan 18 all-day
Sin City Shootout Strength Expo 2016 @ Las Vegas | Nevada | United States

Sin City Shootout Poster 16Come join us in Las Vegas, NV this January at the Sin City Shootout where we will be putting on the Sin City Shootout Strength Expo. We will have a vendor area where you can peruse some of the latest in the strength industry. We will be hosting full powerlifting meet, there will be plenty of amazing lifters there setting world records. Also going on, will be an Arm Wrestling Tournament. Watch as competitors battle it out for top bragging right as Arm Wrestling Champion!

Welcome to the International Federation of Alternative Strength and Power – IFASP. In this website, you’ll find information about the various sports that we promote (currently Powerlifting, Armwrestling and Strongman), records for our federation, information on events, forms for athletes and a place for people to hang out and talk about the sports we all love.

LGBT Volleyball Tournamente
Jan 15 – Jan 17 all-day

Volleyball tournament for B and C level players from the “LGBT and friends” community. Will take place in Mannheim, Germany. Welcome on Friday, Tournament and Party on Saturday, open brunch on Sunday. For more information visit our website.

GLAM CUP Krakow 2016
Mar 3 – Mar 6 all-day

GLAM CUP Krakow (Gay and Lesbian Amateur Cup) is an international volleyball tournament for LGBTQ community organized by Krakowski Klub Sportowy “Krakersy”. In 2016 we are introducing Women’s Basketball games to make it even more interesting.