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EGLSF launch first ever Euro Pride House for the UEFA Women’s Euro, Utrecht 2017

Sunday 16th July, saw the historic moment when the EGLSF organised the first ever Euro Pride House for a women’s European football championships. This project initiative is under the “Erasmus+ project, “Queering Football”. The event took place at the Bodytalk bar in Utrecht, the radiant and vibrant heart of the Netherlands. The evening was officially opened by Karin Blankenstein, founder of the John Blankenstein Foundation. Karin said “The time is now to celebrate women in sport, and especially women in football.” The evening also marked the launch of the “Human Rights and Mega Sports Events handbook, which addresses the human […]

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 @ 14:58|Categories: 2017, Football, Members, News, Sport|0 Comments

Win a free ticket to the Pinkster Tennis Tournament 2017

On 2-5th June 2017 hundreds of LGBT tennis players will gather in beautiful Amsterdam for the Pinkster Tournament – a long weekend of tennis matches, great food, social events and an opportunity to make lots of new tennis friends.
 
And, as it’s the 25th edition, they’re going to be putting on a HUGE party to celebrate – the biggest ever in the history of the tournament.
 
No mistake, if you’re a tennis player, Pinkster Tournament is THE place to be on 2-5 June 2017.  

 

And here’s the best part – you can play at the tournament for free. Yes, totally gratis.
 
How?
 
It’s simple. All […]

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017 @ 17:03|Categories: 2017, Members, News, Sport|0 Comments

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

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!!!
Register by clicking the link below!

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https://miamioutgames.fusesport.com/registration/467/website/

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

EGLSF attend Football Pride Week

From the 05 – 09 October 2016, football fans  hosted an international conference on homophobia in football. The EGLSF was represented by John Ryan and Sarah Townsend.

The much-discussed coming out of an active professional footballer is still pending. Fans are often seen as the main problem in this process. But other football fans, ones that stand up against homophobia and engage for an open football culture, they exist too.

Against this background, Football Fans Against Homophobia (FFAH), Queer Football Fanclubs (QFF) and Football Supporters Europe (FSE), together with the Federation of Gays and Lesbians in Berlin-Brandenburg (LSVD) are for the first […]

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 @ 12:17|Categories: 2016, 2016, Euro Pride House 2016, News, Projects, Sport|0 Comments