Category:  Sports

Gay Games: Chip Pecchio works the lane

Among the more than 9,000 LGBT athletes and artists who competed in the Gay Games last week in Cologne were about two-dozen Atlantans, including bowler Chip Pecchio.    READ MORE »

Gay Games: Jeremy Koziol blocks the score

Among the more than 9,000 LGBT athletes and artists competing in the Gay Games this week in Cologne are about two-dozen Atlantans, including water polo player S. Jeremy Koziol.    READ MORE »

Gay Games: Matt Holder hits the pool

Among the more than 9,000 LGBT athletes and artists competing in the Gay Games this week in Cologne are about two-dozen Atlantans, including swimmer Matt Holder.    READ MORE »

Gay Games: Wesley Anderson’s second ‘tri’

Among the more than 9,000 LGBT athletes and artists competing in the Gay Gaymes this week in Cologne are about two-dozen Atlantans, including runner Wesley Anderson.    READ MORE »

Hotlanta Softball cooks to close season [photos]

With weeks of games, a campy pageant, a tournament with a sexy side and their list of World Series competitors all behind them, the Hotlanta Softball League called an end to its 30th season.    READ MORE »

Wet Demons wash up for World Series [photos]

It felt more like an episode of "Baywatch: The Gay Edition" than a fundraiser, but with an event called "Shirtless, Soaking Wet Wet Demons Car Wash" you know the $10 will be worth every penny.    READ MORE »

Pool jocks bash with beer for fundraiser [photos]

It's been a beer bash sort of summer for gay sports groups, and the water polo team of the Atlanta Rainbow Trout didn't want to miss their chance to get in on it.    READ MORE »

Community  |  Nightlife  |  Sports

Women’s group parties for the summer [photo]

Not only can lesbians hike, bike and camp, they can dance, too. The ladies of the Women's Outdoor Network proved that again when they rocked it during their Summer Party.    READ MORE »

A Sunday of beer busts and balls [photos]

Spend a little off-the-field time with Atlanta's gay sports teams, and you'll learn that these guys and gals know how to party. So on Sunday, we embarked on a trifecta of jock-filled beer busts and socials.    READ MORE »

Broncos take flag football championship [photos]

A season that started in March with an opening round of games ended on Saturday when the National Flag Football League of Atlanta crowned its champions.    READ MORE »

Big Peach crowns its champions [photos]

Teams from Florida dominated the 40-team field of the Big Peach Softball Tournament, the annual event that brought hundreds of gay jocks to Atlanta for the long holiday weekend.    READ MORE »

Big Peach tourney takes to the fields [photos]

Some 40 teams–from as far away as the New York Gym Mavericks and as close as the Atlanta Pounders–are competing in the Big Peach Softball Tournament this weekend at Southside Park.    READ MORE »

big peach  |  Community  |  Nightlife  |  Sports

Big Peach opens by baring its briefs [photos]

The Big Peach Softball Tournament, which attracts hundreds of gay athletes to Atlanta from across the Southeast, opened the annual event Friday with a party, talent show and underwear contest.    READ MORE »

big peach  |  Community  |  Sports

Hotlanta Softball shows off the Big Peach

Atlanta is known for its really big peaches. You may be known for yours, but we’re not talking about that right now. The real Big Peach is the party-punctuated gay softball tournament that opens Friday.    READ MORE »

Atlanta football teams fall short of Chicago title

Atlanta's gay flag football teams fared about as well as its rugby team in recent out-of-town tournament games. In other words, not as well as they had hoped.    READ MORE »

Pride  |  Sports  |  videos

Hundreds run their pride in Piedmont [photos]

If you're taking part in a Pride run, bring rainbow striped knee-high socks, headphones and skimpy running shorts. All of that was hand on Saturday for the 20th Annual Atlanta Pride Run & Walk.    READ MORE »

A car wash with suds and strippers [photos]

When one of the teams in the Hotlanta Softball League considered a car wash, their checklist included an ingredient to make the event stand out from other fundraisers: strippers.    READ MORE »

Flag football continues playoff push [photos]

In its push to crown a season champion, the National Flag Football League of Atlanta continued its playoff run on Saturday with a slate of games in Grant Park.    READ MORE »

An afternoon of beer, boys and Demons [photos]

With squirt guns, beer pong, music and a few shirtless hotties, the Wet Demons softball team did what they do best off the field: throw a fundraiser that's both packed and a good time.    READ MORE »

Bucks Rugby finds tough going at Bingham Cup

Atlanta's gay rugby squad struggled in its early matches at the Bingham Cup in Minneapolis, but entered tournament play as the No. 1 seed in the Bowl/Shield Tournament on Saturday.    READ MORE »