Category:  Sports

Flag football jocks meet ‘n greet on field [photos]

After celebrating the end of the NFL season, the jocks of the National Flag Football League of Atlanta are now plotting their return to the field and warmed up on Saturday in the first of two pre-season drills.    READ MORE »

Atlanta Rollergirls sash rink newbies [photos]

Who loves an Atlanta Rollergirl? The lesbians do! (And even some gay men.) The ladies who skate, readying for their season opener, sashed their new players last week in a raucous event.    READ MORE »

Action Cycling spins its way to May [photos]

Organizers of the AIDS Vaccine 200–pardon the pun–geared up for their 200-mile fundraiser in May with a six-hour cycling event on Sunday at Emory.    READ MORE »

Woofs takes both sides in Super Bowl [photos]

Atlanta’s first and only gay sports bar didn’t mind if you were a Steelers or Packers fan at their Super Bowl Sunday event, as long as you had a good time. All jerseys and bear hugs were welcome.    READ MORE »

Super Bowl party hints at flag football [photos]

You’ll excuse the jocks from the National Flag Football League of Atlanta for spending Sunday indoors. But what better way to pitch their new season than with a party during the Super Bowl?    READ MORE »

Sunday: 24 gay things to do in Atlanta today

It’s a big day in gay. Any given Sunday is packed with options, but get in on big action today with local LGBT events from brunch to Super Bowl parties to the LGBT Wedding Expo and beyond.    READ MORE »

Hotlanta Softball swings for recruits [photos]

Looking to ahead to what’s always a sunny, warm and lengthy season, the Hotlanta Softball League spent a chilly Sunday pouring beer and recruiting players.    READ MORE »

Atlanta Bucks scrum through Rugby 101 [photos]

The Atlanta Bucks Rugby Football Club brushed off the dust from their cleats on Saturday, taking to the pitch for Winter Rugby 101 and walking new recruits through the basics of the sport.    READ MORE »

Rainbow Trout dives into holiday spirit [photos]

Nothing says Happy Holidays quite like splish splashing around a pool with the Atlanta Rainbow Trout during their annual swim meet, the St. Nick’s Meet held on Saturday.    READ MORE »

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A dragstraviganza made for the Bucks [photos]

Dude looks like a lady. Well, kind of as the Atlanta Bucks Rugby Football Club traded its snug shorts and jerseys for drag on Saturday to pull off their biggest fundraiser of the year.    READ MORE »

Bucks end season, prep for drag benefit [photos]

With the balls now stowed for the winter, the Atlanta Bucks Rugby Football Club turns its attention to the gay club’s festive – and drag heavy – fundraiser.    READ MORE »

Those queer climbers are recruiting newbies

Did you see those sexy gay rock climbers in the Atlanta Pride parade and think to yourself either, "I want to do that"? Now you've got your chance. But you'll need to hurry.    READ MORE »

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Hundreds lace up for AIDS Walk 5K run [photos]

In about the time it takes some couch potatoes to lace up their sneakers, Genesis Henderson bested a field of 800 registrants to win the 5K run portion of Sunday’s AIDS Walk Atlanta.    READ MORE »

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Flaming Sugarbakers kickball with Pride [photos]

There's the kickball you remember from days on the playground. And then there’s the kickball from the Order of the Flaming Sugarbakers. That’s what unfolded inside Piedmont Park Saturday during Pride.    READ MORE »

Field Day takes us back for a cause Saturday

Remember your favorite day in elementary school? Well, Field Day grows up on Saturday with three-legged races, tug-o-war, egg tosses and a dozen more just-for-fun events to benefit CHRIS Kids.    READ MORE »

Sports groups recruit for newbies [photos]

A collection of gay and lesbian sports teams and leagues practiced their off-the-field skills–translation: knocking back beers–as they worked to attract new athletes during a recruitment drive last Sunday.    READ MORE »

Bucks tackle basics with Rugby 101 [photos]

With the start of their six-game fall season just a few weeks away, the Atlanta Bucks Rugby Football Club took to the pitch Saturday for its Rugby 101 clinic.    READ MORE »

Atlanta teams strike out at Gay World Series

So much for the hopes of the eight men's teams of the Hotlanta Softball League that spent a week in Ohio earlier this month chasing a Gay Softball Word Series title. A three-year drought continues.    READ MORE »

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AV200 celebrates its ‘vaccine soldiers’ [photos]

Organizers of AIDS Vaccine 200 continue to show that if you pair your cause with a fun–some riders may even say daunting–event, the donations will come even in a recession.    READ MORE »

Football beer busts for Gay Bowl trip [photos]

The National Flag Football League of Atlanta, which recently closed out its spring-summer season, did what many jocks do to celebrate the off-season: Drink beer. But this beer bust had a good cause.    READ MORE »