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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 »

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 »

 
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