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Some Ohio taxi drivers refuse to promote Gay Games

Various taxi drivers in Cleveland refuse to drive cabs that hold a special placard promoting Gay Games 9, set for Cleveland and Akron this August.

For sailor, Gay Games the 'greatest gift of all'

Emy Ritt is excited about the sailing events in Cleveland, her fifth Gay Games after discovering the event.

Watch: SF Tsunami water polo team readies for the Gay Games

Accidental Bear Mike Enders stopped by the pool to visit with the San Francisco Tsunami gay water polo team. They're getting ready for Gay Games 9 in Ohio this Aug. 9-16.

Gay Games keep sports passion alive for referee

"It's important to help bring people to the Gay Games, to show them that there can be freedom in sport and through culture."

Gay Games profile: David Smith

Overweight and depressed, David Smith was energized by his 2010 Gay Games experience and led him into personal training.

IOC meets with Russian LGBT athletes & Gay Games

The meeting opens dialogue between LGBT-sports groups and the International Olympic Committe

Gay Games to announce host of 2018 games tonight

Three finalist cities -- Limerick, London & Paris -- remain in the running to host Gay Games X

Tom Waddell Street May Honor Gay Games Founder

After Polish advocate Lech Walesa's anti-gay remarks, San Francisco supervisor moves to rename street after Gay Games founder

President Obama endorses Orlando's bid to host 2018 Gay Games

Barack Obama (Photo by Jack Gruber-USA TODAY) In what is almost certainly a first, an American president has endorsed a bid for a city to...

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Gay Games OKs new sports -- including roller derby -- for 2018 event

The Federation of Gay Games has given the five bidding cities for the 2018 event permission to add as many as six new sports. The six are: archery, boxing, fencing, pétanque, roller derby,...

Gay Games 2018 site selection down to five cities. Brazil drops out.

Gay Games X will not be held in Brazil. Hoping to become the first South American country to host the games, the committee representing Sao Paulo and Rio di Janeiro has withdrawn its interest in...

Orlando to bid to host 2018 Gay Games

Orlando's new gay and lesbian visitors' bureau will announce that it will bid to host the 2018 Gay Games. It's part of a desire to make the Florida city -- home of Disney World -- a gay destination...

Moment #5: First Gay Games are held in San Francisco

Gay Games I medalists Part of Outsports’ series on our 100 most important moments in gay sports history. Multisports, 1982: Dr....

Gay Games stonewalling the press?

The Windy City Times in Chicago has a troublesome report that the Federation of Gay Games will not reply to any of their questions about the growing controversy in Cleveland including a lawsuit...

Gay Games are a big deal in Cleveland

How seriously is the entire city of Cleveland taking the Gay Games? The Cleveland Plain Dealer's editorial today is about making sure the Games stay in their city, despite the lawsuit from...

Happy Birthday Gay Games!

Many people don't realize that Gay Games founder Tom Waddell had a child who was conceived around the time of the first Gay Games. Jessica Waddell Lewinstein (right, with her mom) is the daughter...

Gallery: Gay Games jocks and their medals

As we update our extensive Gay Games photo galleries, check out our latest: Athletes and their medals. This Swedish runner was one of the stars of the track and field sprints.

Gallery: Gay Games jocks and their medals

As we update our extensive Gay Games photo galleries, check out our latest: Athletes and their medals. This Swedish runner was one of the stars of the track and field sprints.

Weekend hot jocks: Gay Games athletes

The variety of athletes and sports makes the Gay Games my favorite event to cover. In addition to articles and videos, Cyd and I shot more than 500 photos, and we are adding some nearly every day....

White House official wins Gay Games gold

The 2010 Gay Games in Cologne received virtually no mainstream media coverage, but Ed O'Keefe of the Washington Post's "Federal Eye" column has a nice item on the participation by Kei Koizumi, who...

For some athletes, need to stay hidden

It's easy sometimes, when living in the generally gay-tolerant West to remember that for many gays and lesbians, being discovered could literally put their lives at risk. At the Opening...

Cleveland Synergy loses Gay Games

While the Games will remain in the Cleveland/Akron area, the bidding organization, Cleveland Synergy Foundation, has lost the license to host the games. This is not a surprise, as we have been...

Hot announcers, medal inflation, naked medalist

Tim Husel, Flo Weber (click for larger view). Gay Games notes: I heard several people talk about the two hot announcers at track and...

We're at the Gay Games

Cyd and I will be in Cologne for the 2010 Gay Games, so posting on the Jock Talk blog will be light save for breaking stories (or more jocks posting penis pictures). We will be busy in Cologne,...

Final Gay Games registration numbers

Gay Games VIII in Cologne managed to register 9,475 participants from 65 countries, according to numbers they released this week. While it's down from the 12,000 they set as a goal several years...

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