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
supportthe founding of new sport groups inclusive of all athletes
fight against discrimination in sport based on gender identity & sexual orientation tournamentstournaments
EuroGames 2020 Düsseldorf, Germany
EuroGames 2021 Copenhagen, Denmark
EuroGames 2022 Nijmegen, Netherlands
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
A GLTA sanctioned and GLTA Masters Series Tournament in 2020. Will be organized for the 13th time and the 5th time Indoors at TESPO Sportpark & Hotel in Kaarst/Germany with 12 Indoor Courts. Level Open, A, B, C and D in Men´s Singles and Doubles, incl. consolation in Singles and Doubles as a Fast-4-Event.
Bristol Swifts Badminton Club (formerly Bristol LGBT Badminton Club) will be hosting their first International LGBT Badminton Tournament on the 7th and 8th March 2020 in Bristol, UK. Friday 6th March – Welcome drinks/early registration Saturday 7th March – Tournament from 8am Sunday 8th March – Tournament from 8am, After party and medal ceremony from 8pm Monday 9th March – Brunch The tournament will be followed from the 11th-15th March by the HSBC BWF World Tour Super 1000 Yonex All England. For those who wish to stay on in the UK to enjoy the tournament of the best players[...]
29th Bunny Tournament takes place from Good Friday to Easter Monday (10 – 13 April, 2020) 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. Sign up now!
Friday, April 10, 2020 17h-0:00 – sports Home Village on the course Estienne of Orves : in partnership with The Polikarpov , The Gramophone, Simonelli Glacier The sharp and Bistro Clock. Associations Lounge : CEL, Flag, Aids, The Other Circle Refuge, SOS Homophobia, Transat, etc. Entertainment: Raffle (Profits donated to associations on the village) s pectacle led by Marie-Jeanne theater, band and DJ. Saturday, April 11, 2020 8h-18h30 – the first day of competition: Badminton mixed doubles & singles Women’s Soccer Men Volleyball From 19h, our wine partners welcome you into their establishments in order to allow you to restore[...]
Rome is back indoor! The city of Rome and RoMan Volley will host the “Caput Mundi” ITALY FREEDOM 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 24-26 April 2020. Level A, B+, B-, C+, C. You’ll can find here or on our website more informations as soon as possible. The Rome tournament becomes multisport. More Sports more fun[...]
We do it again! Gay Sport Nijmegen is organizing their 8th GSN Tournament on Saturday July 11th and Sunday 12th 2019. Come to Nijmegen (Holland) to join us for open water swimming, badminton, beach volleyball, running, cycling, football and maybe more… Like in earlier editions Nijmegen will guarantee another fantastic sports event. Play and party with friends. We are looking forward to meeting you!
Pitch Beach is an International Tournament that takes place in Lisbon, Portugal, in July, and includes two competition days on a 4/5 day event along with other social activities (Sunset Party, Lunches, Dinners and Parties). The competitions are held in different locations: Pitch: Rugby, Volleyball, Football, Running, Tango and Swimming competitions in indoor facilities or grass courts. Beach: Rugby, Volleyball, Running and Football in the beach. Pitch Beach is hosted and organized by BJWHF Sports Club. For the last nine years, the participating teams enjoyed being in Lisbon and took part in Rugby, Volleyball, Swimming and Football tournaments which turned[...]
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