EU Sports Forum 2017

The EGLSF was represented at the 2017 EU Sports Forum, which was held in St Julian’s, Malta on the 8th 9th March. The EU Sports Forum is a gathering of EU sport stakeholders that is organized by the European Commission every year. Over the two very windy days in Malta, there were interesting exchanges and debates on a number of pertinent topics for sport. These discussions were more relevant as the second EU Work Plan for Sport will be closing shortly.

The time was used to take stock and evaluate, adjust and progress in defending the integrity if sport, promoting sporting […]

Monday, March 13th, 2017 @ 16:13|Categories: 2017, News, Projects, Sport|0 Comments

The EGLSF welcomes Danny Watts as our newest member.

The EGLSF recently caught up with Danny Watts, who told us in his own words the struggles he faced dealing with his sexuality. We would like to thank Danny for his time, and to welcome him to the EGLSF as our newest member!
“There isn’t any one moment that stands out in my mind as the moment I realised I would need to live in the closet if I wanted my motorsport career to go anywhere; it was just a general feeling I got. There were enough gay jokes and homophobic slurs to go around, and I felt like if I […]

Friday, February 24th, 2017 @ 18:30|Categories: 2017, News|Comments Off on The EGLSF welcomes Danny Watts as our newest member.

EGLSF Announce Black Friday Offer for World Out Games Miami!

EGLSF Black Friday Offer:

World Out Games Miami is reintroducing the early bird registration special. Receive ¢50 off registration TODAY ONLY. Use promo code BFDCPR at checkout!!!
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The COMMUNITY of Miami Beach and Miami welcome YOU to World OutGames 2017!

Miami Beach-Miami LGBT Sports & Cultural League Inc., the Board of Directors and staff also welcome you to this first ever OutGames to be held in the United States.  It was a great  day and honor when the membership of GLISA voted and approved Miami as the host for the 4th World OutGames and everything is being […]

Friday, November 25th, 2016 @ 8:11|Categories: 2016, Members, News, Sport, worldOutgames|0 Comments

The EGLSF condemn homophobic abuse aimed at Cristiano Ronaldo

During a recent match against Atletico, the Real Madrid striker clashed heads with opposing team midfielder Koke after he reportedly hurled a homophobic slur towards him, for which both players were given a yellow card.

Spanish radio station Cadena Cope, who claim to have overheard a conversation where Ronaldo recounted what had happened on the pitch to his teammates, report that Koke called him a “faggot”.

Ronaldo then reportedly fired back: “A faggot, yes, but a rich one, bastard.”

It’s not the first time the Portugese footballer has been targeted with homophobic abuse – back in April, sections of a Barcelona crowd were […]

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 @ 20:04|Categories: 2016, News|0 Comments

Olympic training for the swimmers of Nat Utrecht

Nat Utrecht swim club in The Netherlands will celebrate it’s 20 year anniversary next September 2017, but in anticipation to mark the occasion the club has pulled out all the stops for the coming year. Already there has been a reunion of past members, and they have held their annual club championships which was a great success. Today, Annable Kosten and Haike Eva van Stralen came to share their knowledge and insights with the “Natters”. The morning started off with an overview of what the session would involve, followed by a 90 minute session in the pool, which covered everything […]

Monday, November 14th, 2016 @ 0:47|Categories: News|0 Comments