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The first rugby match featuring a gay team versus a professional team, on July 6, came out as we had hoped and cheered for, with the Sydney Convicts beating the Macquarie University Warriors 30-12....
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soccer to us
There are still a couple of weeks left in the FIFA World Cup, and I admit I am enjoying watching it even though I’m not that savvy about soccer. I’m the same way with rugby. Of course, all three ar...
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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GG9 — what’s an athlete to do?
Gay Games 9 in Cleveland is approaching quickly. If you haven’t registered yet, what are you waiting for? This is a great opportunity to comingle with fellow athletes from around the world, learn a...
Jun 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Freedom love in the afternoon
On May 15, I went up to Hunting Park to talk to out 39-time Grand Slam winner Billie Jean King. The occasion was the one-year anniversary of the park’s tennis courts being dedicated. After a tour o...
Jun 05, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summertime, summertime, sum-sum-summertime
There are plenty of opportunities to play in any number of tournaments across the sports spectrum this summer (even if summer is a repeat of last year’s endless spring and jump to winter). Or, if y...
May 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gay Games 9 just got gayer
Gay Games 9 executive director Thom Noble told me this week about a new gay addition to the opening ceremonies, which already include the Pointer Sisters and Philadelphia-raised Andrea McArdle. Lan...
May 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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What a difference a year makes
Last year’s opening-day ceremonies for the City of Brotherly Love Softball League were postponed a week due to rain. This year brought arguably the best weather ever for an opening day. With temps ...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Go all out for Gay Games 9
Let’s start right off with the incentive. Use code GOALLOUT when you register at 2014GayGames.com by May 31 and save $30 off your registration. All registration ends July 15. The games start in alm...
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Open invitation to annual PATH Pride Games
Every spring, the QPenn team puts together a week-long celebration of all stuff Q at Penn, culminating with the Penn Athletes and Allies Tackling Homophobia Pride Games on the closing Sunday. The g...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Football takes front and center
First of all, let me add my praise, kudos and admiration to Michael Sam. Of course I didn’t expect a pro footballer to bring the NFL into the light second after the NBA’s Jason Collins came out las...
Mar 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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