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

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

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liaison with and support athletes who are thinking about coming out

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support the founding of new sport groups inclusive of all athletes

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EuroGames Roma 2019

Once a year the EGLSF celebrates a huge European gay 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
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EGLSF board’s statement on progress of Rome EuroGames

Sunday, March 24th, 2019 @ 18:30|0 Comments

On March 17th the EGLSF Assembly passed a motion asking Rome EuroGames organisers to review certain aspects of their organisation in line with EGSLF quality assurance processes. This [...]

EGLSF backing Nilla Fischer film for Strong Is… initiative

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018 @ 14:45|0 Comments

In the run up to the Women's World Cup 2019 in France, the EGLSF is backing the launch of the UEFA Together WePlayStrong campaign, Strong Is… Nilla Fischer film. Strong Is ... is a [...]

EGLSF at VOICE dissemination meeting in Vienna

Thursday, June 7th, 2018 @ 13:33|0 Comments

The EGLSF and other European sports partners of the VOICE project on sexual harassment and abuse in sport met in Vienna on June 5 - 6 to finalize the project [...]

EGLSF board’s statement on progress of Rome EuroGames

Sunday, March 24th, 2019 @ 18:30|0 Comments

On March 17th the EGLSF Assembly passed a motion asking Rome EuroGames organisers to review certain aspects of their organisation in line with EGSLF quality assurance processes. This [...]

EGLSF EuroGames – a strong future ahead

Monday, March 18th, 2019 @ 11:37|0 Comments

EGLSF is pleased to announce a strong future ahead for our annual European LGBTIQ multi-sport  tournament.

At the Annual General Assembly this year in Budapest, contracts were signed with Dusseldorf, Germany and [...]

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Freedom Bike Ride 2016

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 @ 16:04|0 Comments

A friend of mine and me, we got off on the Vyborg Station. About 240 km lied ahead of us. Four days of hard cycling and unpredictable weather. At that [...]

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EGLSF EuroGames – a strong future ahead

Monday, March 18th, 2019 @ 11:37|0 Comments

EGLSF is pleased to announce a strong future ahead for our annual European LGBTIQ multi-sport  tournament.

At the Annual General Assembly this year in Budapest, contracts were signed with Dusseldorf, Germany and [...]

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EGLSF Annual General Assembly Budapest 2019

Monday, March 18th, 2019 @ 11:00|0 Comments

The EGLSF Annual General Assembly, which took place in  Budapest on 15th-17th March, voted in a new co-President - Hugh Torrance. We welcome him and look forward to working with him. [...]

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EGLSF successful in European Commission bid

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018 @ 10:35|0 Comments

The European Commission published the results of the 2018 Call for proposals "Exchanges and mobility in sport". We are extremely pleased to announce that EGLSF is one of the 7 [...]

Next Events

Mar
27
Wed
all-day TAG2019 – Tel Aviv Games
TAG2019 – Tel Aviv Games
Mar 27 – Mar 30 all-day
TAG2019 - Tel Aviv Games @ Tel Aviv-Yafo | Tel Aviv District | Israel
After an amazing experience in 2017, we are glad to invite you to the 2nd LGBT Multi-sports Tournament in Tel Aviv, hosted by the Tel Aviv LGBT sports Club and Tel Aviv Municipality. Athletes from around the world will compete in the swimming pool, Tennis courts, Basketball and Volleyballs and Dance halls, the Soccer fields and Running tracks. And, of course, as night falls, enjoy the best bars, clubs, and late night celebrations.
Apr
5
Fri
all-day XIV° Black Cat VOLLEY Tournament
XIV° Black Cat VOLLEY Tournament
Apr 5 – Apr 7 all-day
XIV° Black Cat VOLLEY Tournament
Black Cat Association is glad to invite you to the fourteenth Black Cat VOLLEY Tournament, the famous volleyball tournament dedicated to the LGBT community and friends, that will take place in Turin from April 5th to 7th 2019!!  Our city will host people from all over Italy and Europe for having fun and playing volleyball. Welcome party, disco, awards and obviously Volley Volley Volley  Here below our group with all the information about subscription, levels, fees, etc .. no hesitate to contact us at info@gsgattonero.com or visit our page on Facebook : https://m.facebook.com/GATTONERO.ASDC/ We are waiting for you !!  Here[...]
Apr
7
Sun
all-day Paris Bad Girls
Paris Bad Girls
Apr 7 all-day
Paris Bad Girls
  Paris Bad Girls is a 100% feminine badminton tournament organized by Bad Attitude, the youngest LBGT+ Paris badminton association.  The second edition of the Paris Bad Girls will take place on Sunday April 7th in Paris. It is free and open to all level, from D (discover) to A and to all women and people that recognize themselves as women.  A cocktail party will take place after the tournament.
Apr
12
Fri
all-day Düssel-Cup 2019
Düssel-Cup 2019
Apr 12 – Apr 14 all-day
Düssel-Cup 2019
Düsseldorf will host the 13th edition of the Düssel-Cup:  Badminton, Basketball, Football, Swiming, Volleyball, Beach-Volleyball, Table Tennis, Bowling, Dancing, Running, Tennis + Tournament party + Brunch + Start registration of EuroGames 2020!
Apr
19
Fri
all-day Bunny Tournament
Bunny Tournament
Apr 19 – Apr 21 all-day
Bunny Tournament @ Hamburg | Hamburg | Germany
From Good Friday to Easter Monday (19th – 22nd April 2019) we will heartily welcome you in Germany’s most beautiful city Hamburg, make you shed some calories on the playing field, celebrate your success with a glamourous award ceremony and gala dinner, go out clubbing afterwards and finish off the weekend with a tasty brunch.
Apr
27
Sat
all-day Badminton Plauschturnier Basel
Badminton Plauschturnier Basel
Apr 27 all-day
Badminton Plauschturnier Basel
Die Badmintongruppe von Lesbian & Gay Sport Regio Basel lädt ein zum Plauschturnier! Wir freuen uns schon jetzt, Euch am 27. April 2019 willkommen zu heissen. Für Energienachschub während des Turniers ist gesorgt und danach organisieren wir ein Abendessen für einen geselligen Abschluss. Registrierung unter www.queerbadminton.ch —————– The Badminton Group of Lesbian & Gay Sport Regio Basel invites you to the annual tournament and is very happy to welcome you on 27th of April 2018. During the tournament, lunch and snacks are provided and we will organise a dinner for a convival conclusion of the day. Register at www.queerbadminton.ch
May
3
Fri
all-day 10th Auehof Rainbow Warm–Up
10th Auehof Rainbow Warm–Up
May 3 – May 5 all-day
10th Auehof Rainbow Warm–Up
18-holes single Stableford golf tournament with a light supporting program at the evening before the tournament. For the 10th time in the Auehof with Silke and Tanja there is again a great program (in variants, see further down) for you at attractive prices prepared – this is how we like to start the season! Click here for PDF: 10TH AUEHOF RAINBOW WARM–UP
all-day Prague Rainbow Spring 2019
Prague Rainbow Spring 2019
May 3 – May 5 all-day
Prague Rainbow Spring 2019
  Anniversary is here. Already for the 20th time we invite LGBT sport fans from all over Europe to Prague. Every year we make new friends, every year we can’t wait to see you. Prague Rainbow Spring is an international sports tournament for LGBT athlets, their friends, colleagues and supporters. Also this time we expect more than 400 participants from many countries to compete in volleyball, badminton, swimming and beachvolleyball.
all-day ROMAN EMPIRE MMXIX – CAPUT MUNDI
ROMAN EMPIRE MMXIX – CAPUT MUNDI
May 3 – May 5 all-day
ROMAN EMPIRE MMXIX - CAPUT MUNDI @ Rome | Lazio | Italy
Rome is back indoor! The city of Rome and RoMan Volley will host the “Caput Mundi” “ROMAN EMPIRE MMXIX” edition tournament for the fourth year in a row. “Caput Mundi” is a volleyball tournament dedicated to the LGBT community and friends. The last edition have seen 40 Teams in 5 Level. We are ready to welcome athletes coming from all over Italy and Europe. The tournament will take place between 03-05 May 2019. Level A, B+, B-, C. You’ll can find here or on our website more informations as soon as possible. There is a special promotion for advance registration[...]

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