Category:  Sports

Flag football revs up to crown champion [photos]

The National Flag Football League of Atlanta continues its push to the end of the spring season on Saturday with its second round of playoff games.    READ MORE »

Hotlanta Soccer hosts a fútbol beer bust [photos]

The Hotlanta Soccer Association, sensing it had a good hook with the World Cup and the U.S. team's first match of the competition, hosted a beer bust fundraiser on Saturday.    READ MORE »

Saturday’s World Cup of beer and boys

What’s better than a big gay beer bust on Saturday afternoon? How about two? Double your pleasure, indulge yourself in the World Cup, and help Hotlanta Soccer and Hotlanta Softball's Wet Demons.    READ MORE »

Pink Cadets cross line with beer bust [photos]

The Pink Cadets of the Hotlanta Softball League know how to do at least one thing well: Organize an event and throw a party. They play softball pretty well, too, leading their division with a 9-1 record.    READ MORE »

Hotlanta Softball’s 30th season rolls on [photos]

Though you won't find the jocks (and jockettes) of the Hotlanta Softball League on the fields this weekend–it's a big gay holiday, after all–or next, they return June 13. Take a look at what you can expect.    READ MORE »

Cyclists pedal 200 miles for HIV vaccine [photos]

More riders hoped to raise more money as they pedaled away from the Emory University campus early Saturday, the start of a two-day, 200-mile odyssey to raise funds for HIV vaccine research.    READ MORE »

Flag football league hits final stretch [photos]

The National Flag Football League of Atlanta wrapped up its regular season on Saturday, bringing to a close their seven-week schedule and preparing to shift gears for their payoff run.    READ MORE »

Mr. & Ms. HSL serves community, serves up fun

When the guys and gals of Hotlanta Softball League put down their bats and balls, they tend to raise the roof with socials and fundraisers. One of the biggest is the annual Mr. & Ms. HSL pageant.    READ MORE »

A dream weekend for lesbian sports fans

Lesbian sports fans take note: This is your weekend. Atlanta's four professional women's sports team–yes, four–host home games this weekend. Dust off your foam hands and get ready.    READ MORE »

Wednesday: 33 gay things to do in Atlanta today

We can already taste how good your options are for tonight, and we’re starting to drool. Get started with PALS Bingo, shopping with Melissa Carter, a mystery at Outwrite and sweaty rock climbers.    READ MORE »

Bucks, supporters drag race in Midtown [photos]

Some 150 people wearing purple dresses, bonnets and even running shoes stormed the streets of Midtown on Saturday–OK, maybe strutted and crawled from bar to bar–for the Purple Dress Run.    READ MORE »

Fitness  |  Sports

Fitness: Boys of Summer, or just look like one

In Part 1 of softball and baseball conditioning, we helped improve your aerobic condition and bat speed. This week, swing with strength by training your core, legs and forearms.    READ MORE »

Purple Dress Run: Dudes don’t look like ladies

Put the Atlanta Bucks in purple dresses and run them from bar to bar, and it’s no prim Southern cotillion. The burly Bucks don gay apparel Saturday for the annual fundraiser.    READ MORE »

Bowling, beer & softball guys? We’re in [photos]

Sports junkies enjoy the on-the-field action the Hotlanta Softball League provides on Sundays. But fun junkies enjoy the beer busts, fundraisers and car washes that are hallmarks of the season.    READ MORE »

Community  |  Nightlife  |  Sports

Fundraiser boosts Action Cycling efforts [photos]

Sadly, there were no toned cyclists in Spandex nor shirtless firefighters. But there was plenty of fundraising happening at Pedaling for a Purpose to help raise money for the upcoming AIDS Vaccine 200.    READ MORE »

Hotlanta Softball 30th season underway [photos]

Rain dampened the Hotlanta Softball League's schedule on Sunday, but the summer season that opened March 28 is in full swing with a few dozen teams hitting the fields in southwest Fulton.    READ MORE »

Fitness  |  Sports

Fitness: Softball, baseball conditioning, Part 1

Atlanta’s gay softball leagues are already on the diamonds. Whether you compete or just want to be in shape to play ball, use this two-part guide. First up: aerobic and endurance drills.    READ MORE »

How to spell gridiron jock? N-F-F-L-A [photos]

Weather permitting and Mother Nature cooperating, the jocks of the National Flag Football League of Atlanta return to the field on Saturday morning after a week off for a round of four games.    READ MORE »

Community  |  Nightlife  |  Sports

Charity event on Sat. supports Action Cycling

There won't be bare chested Atlanta firefighters this time, but organizers of an Action Cycling 200 silent auction and fundraiser on Saturday still promise a good time for those who attend.    READ MORE »

Bucks rugby ends season with loss [photos]

A tough season now over, the Atlanta Bucks Rugby Football Club can focus on a little fun: It hosts its festive fundraiser, the Purple Dress Run, later this month.    READ MORE »