Good morning and welcome to The Huddle for today, December 1, 2020. It’s Tuesday. This day is known as Giving Tuesday, a global effort to generate generosity, and benefit charities. Scroll down to read about one pro-LGBTQ charity that honors a young murder victim, killed for being gay, who would have turned 44 years old today.
This being the first of December, there are nine nights until Hanukkah, 24 days until Christmas, 25 days until Kwanzaa and Boxing Day and 30 days until New Year’s Eve! Would you like to get into the holiday spirit and connect with fellow LGBTQ sports friends? Scroll down for details for tonight’s Holiday Hangout on Zoom, and learn how you can register!
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Tonight is the night! We have 60+ members registered for our 1st Holiday HangOUT. Spread the word to peers and friends even if they are not current members of the Equality Coaching Alliance or GO! SPACE. Poor a glass of wine or your favorite adult beverage and join other LGBTQ sports people from across the country to meet and mingle. RSVP here!
If you’re an LGBTQ person in sports looking to connect with others in the community, head over to GO! SPACE to meet and interact with other LGBTQ athletes, or to Equality Coaching Alliance to find other coaches, administrators and other non-athletes in sports.
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Podcast Du Jour
Nearly every day of the week, Outsports has a new podcast for your enjoyment. Today, D.Gil is back with a fresh brew of The GAMEDAY TEA! He’s talking Rugby with the Los Angeles Rebellion Rugby Football Club: the only rugby team in L.A. that is inclusive to all players, regardless of age, race, fitness level or sexual identity. Listen here:
Today’s Sports Calendar
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of college men’s basketball today.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of college women’s basketball today.
COLLEGE MEN’S HOCKEY:
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of tonight’s action on the ice.
Click here for ESPN’s schedule of soccer action today.
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