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Phillies Get a Lesson in Inclusivity at Spring Training Camp

When former professional baseball player Billy Bean was appointed Major League Baseball’s Ambassador for Inclusion last July, the Phillies were among the first teams to invite […]

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NFL Pro Wade Davis Takes On Philly FIGHT Youth In a Game of Dodge Ball

Openly gay former NFL player Wade Davis is coming to Philly tomorrow to speak at Philadelphia FIGHT’s 2014 FIGHT For Life Gala, a fundraiser for the organization’s mission […]

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FINAL TALLY: Team Philadelphia Brings Home 50 Gold Medals from Gay Games 9

The final medal count from Gay Games 9 in Cleveland and Akron, Ohio is in, and, according to Team Philadelphia chair Bob Szwajkos, Philly had it’s most-awarded […]

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99-Year-Old Ida Keeling Breaks 100-Meter Record at Gay Games

She’s 99 years old, 4 feet 6 inches, 83 pounds, and Ida Keeling has endurance that defies the ages. The great-great grandmother from the Bronx competed […]

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Gold Medals for Anna Aagenes, Honeybadgers, Mudhillun MuQaribu at the Gay Games in Ohio

Reports from Gay Games in Cleveland and Akron are pouring in, and Team Philadelphia continues to haul in the medals—golds, silvers, bronzes, you name it. Here’s a recap […]

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Philadelphia Fusion and Fairmount Fillies Win Gold at Gay Games

Team Philadelphia is having a hell of a day at the Gay Games in Cleveland. This morning we reported that track and field runner Anna […]

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Meet Some of the Local Athletes Heading to Gay Games in Ohio This Weekend

When I started blogging for G Philly last year, I knew the experience would teach me many things. I did not, however, expect one of those […]

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Stonewall Kickball Fall Registration Begins Next Week

After what was a super successful first season, Stonewall Kickball is gearing up for an expanded fall season in Philadelphia.

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60 Local Athletes Heading to Gay Games 2014 This Week

After four years of training, fundraising, and playing, 60 local athletes will be heading to Gay Games 9 this week in Cleveland/Akron, Ohio. The weeklong […]

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Australian Olympic Star Ian Thorpe Comes Out

After years of speculation, Australian Olympic swimmer Ian Thorpe, 31, announced he was gay (or, “not straight,” as he put it) during a television interview which […]

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Eagles Cornerback Troy Vincent: “I Played With 6 Openly Gay Players”

In a press conference this week former Eagles cornerback Troy Vincent revealed that, during his 15-year career, he played with six players who were openly […]

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Philly Women’s Flag Football Team to Compete in Gay Bowl 2014

In anticipation of Gay Bowl XIV — hosted right here in Philadelphia — organizers from the Greater Philadelphia Flag Football League (GPFFL) wanted to form […]

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76ers Head Coach Brett Brown Comments on Jason Collins Return to the NBA

Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown had some nice things to say about Jason Collins, who, if you haven’t heard, just became the NBA’s first […]

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Rugby Star Neil Francis: Gay People Have No Interest in Sports, But They Do Like Hair-Dressing

Michael Sam’s coming out as a gay man is, indeed, a game changer, but it really shouldn’t be the case. Billie Jean King.  Greg Louganis.  […]

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Boyfriend of First Out College Football Player Tells His Team He’s Gay, Too

Hot couple alert: Outsports reports that Chandler Whitney, the boyfriend of Conner Martens, the first out college football player, has also come out of the […]