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The EGLSF announces the election of the board 2021

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Contact: Erika Patrikainen EGLSF General Secretary: Amsterdam, The Netherlands (21 MARCH 2021) – On Sunday 21 March, the Annual General Assembly elected new board members. The board now consists of: • Hugh Torrance, co-president, from LEAP Sports, Scotland • Sarah Townsend, co-president, from FSGL, France • Erika Patrikainen, general secretary, from H.O.T Helsinki, Finland • Edgar Castillo, treasurer, from Smashing Pink Amsterdam, Netherlands • Diana van den Born, board member, from Smashing Pink Amsterdam, Netherlands • Elena Lipilina, board member, from Russian LGBT Sport Federation, Russia • Georg Kardaras, board member, from Alfa [...]

2021-03-23T19:42:48+01:00Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 @ 18:58|Categories: 2021, AGA, External, News, Press Release|0 Comments


The EGLSF CEEYOUSPORT project kicked off successfully with its first workshop in Zagreb at the end of April.    The goal of the 2-day-long workshop was to carry out a self-assessment of LGBTIQ+ sport initiatives with a focus on CEE-specific issues. The idea was for the participants to get to know not only each other, but also the challenges they face in their home countries, and the successes they have already reached with their clubs or organisations.    The workshop exercises were interesting, innovative, inspiring and really interactive, the host clubs, FemSlam LBT Football, qSport Zagreb and Queer Sport Split prepared, organised and facilitated [...]

2020-04-19T16:58:15+02:00Monday, September 16th, 2019 @ 19:04|Categories: 2019, CEEYOU|0 Comments

EGLSF board’s statement on progress of Rome EuroGames

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 motion included a temporary suspension of online registrations until the end of the review period on 30th March.  This review is currently ongoing and we will offer a full statement when it is complete.  It is in the interests of our members and all athletes and stakeholders that we work proactively and decisively to ensure a high quality EuroGames.   We also regret that ESSDA and the organisers of Rome EuroGames 2019 did not [...]

2019-03-24T18:30:12+01:00Sunday, March 24th, 2019 @ 18:30|Categories: 2019, EuroGames|2 Comments