European Gay & Lesbian Sport Federation


stimulate integration in sport and emancipation of athletes regardless of their gender identity or sexual orientation


exchange information and enable co-ordination between European sport groups and tournaments tournamentstournaments


liaison with and support athletes who are thinking about coming out



support the founding of new sport groups inclusive of all athletes



fight against discrimination in sport based on gender identity & sexual orientation tournamentstournaments

Get Involved!

EuroGames 2022 Nijmegen, Netherlands

EuroGames 2023 Bern, Switzerland

EuroGames 2024 Vienna, Austria

EuroGames 2025 Lyon, France

Once a year the EGLSF celebrates a huge European LGBTIQ+ sport event: EuroGames. Besides offering a high-quality sport event to the LGBTIQ+ sports community, EGLSF wishes to promote the following goals, also through the EuroGames:

  • fight against discrimination in sport regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity

  • stimulate integration in sport and emancipation of LGBTIQ athletes

  • enable and support the coming out of LGBTIQ athletes

  • support the founding of new LGBTIQ groups

Read More

News & Events Calendar!

Latest news

Next Events

all-day 6th Rainbow Kuckucks Cup
6th Rainbow Kuckucks Cup
Jun 9 – Jun 10 all-day
6th Rainbow Kuckucks Cup
Description of the event   After five wonderful tournaments in the best atmosphere, the Cup with the Black Forest bird will take place for the sixth time in 2023. Again at Golfclub Königsfeld, one of the most beautiful golf courses in the Black Forest. The magnificent green courses are fair, and the fast and undulating greens can challenge players of all skill levels. I am looking forward to the sixth time and wish all participants a great time
11:08 Queer Games Cologne
Queer Games Cologne
Aug 19 @ 11:08 – Aug 21 @ 12:08
Queer Games Cologne
WIR MACHEN EIN TURNIER Nach langer Pause meldet sich der SC Janus e.V. aus Köln mit einem Multi-Sport-Turnier und einem Kampfsport Training Day zurück. Im August 2023 laden wir Euch in die Domstadt ein, um in fünf Sportarten miteinander in Wettstreit zu treten. Genauere Informationen zu unserem Programm und Wettbewerben erhaltet noch Ihr auf dieser Seite. Erwarten könnt Ihr spannende Sportwettbewerbe, eine wilde Party und einen üppigen Brunch. Wir freuen uns auf Euch.
all-day Panteresports 2023
Panteresports 2023
Sep 14 – Sep 17 all-day
Panteresports 2023
The Panteresports multi-sport tournament, organized by Panteres Grogues, is in its 16th edition this year. Once again, Barcelona will become for three days the meeting point for around a thousand athletes from all over Europe. The city has managed to maintain the Olympic spirit of 1992 and over the years has been the seat of international competitions. One of these milestones was 15 years ago, when Barcelona was also the meeting point for more than 5,000 LGBTI athletes at the EuroGames. Now, this Olympic spirit looks again to the future with new challenges for equality. Sport, which mobilizes emotions and[...]
all-day Ketelbinkie Jubilee Tournament
Ketelbinkie Jubilee Tournament
Sep 21 – Sep 24 all-day
Ketelbinkie Jubilee Tournament
The Ketelbinkie Multi- sports Jubilee Event will take place from the 21st till the 24th of September 2023. We offer various sporting events and clinics open to everyone to celebrate the 30th and 25th anniversary of the Ketelbinkie multi sport organisation and GLS Ketelbinkie. GLS Ketelbinkie organises this years Dutch Open Gay Swim Tournament. Multi sports offers a running event, a queer and architecture walk.

Get In Touch Today!




Our Memberships & Partners

Please Note: It is very important to respect people’s desired self-identifications. One should never assume another person’s identity based on that person’s appearance. It is always best to ask people how they identify, including what pronouns they prefer, and to respect their wishes.