Articles tagged with: end homophobia in sport

Mar21

Rainbow Round of Sport returns

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 21 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Rainbow Round of Sport returns

Skins, Pride in Diversity & Pride in Sport will join together once more for the second annual Australian Rainbow Round of Sport (RROS).

Jun21

German ad uses football to promote inclusiveness

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 21 June 2016 Written by // Ron Hughes

German ad uses football to promote inclusiveness

An advert for a German railway company featuring a footballer and his "number one fan" is raising smiles across the world.

Mar31

Rainbow Laces: Kicking homophobia to the kerb

POSTED ON // Thursday, 31 March 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Rainbow Laces: Kicking homophobia to the kerb

Teams and athletes are being encouraged to show their support for LGBTI players in sports by wearing rainbow laces during a ‘Rainbow Round’ of activities to be held this week.

Mar23

David Pocock accuses Waratahs of homophobic slurs

POSTED ON // Monday, 23 March 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

David Pocock accuses Waratahs of homophobic slurs

LGBTI ally and Wallaby’s flanker David Pocock has accused the Waratahs of gay slurs during the Waratahs/Brumbies match on the weekend.

Mar17

UK rugby players strip to end homophobia (NSFW)

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 17 March 2015 Written by // Cec Busby

UK rugby players strip to end homophobia (NSFW)

Rugby players from the men’s first team at King’s College have stripped off in an effort to raise awareness of homophobia in sport and to raise money to help end domestic violence in the gay community.

Sep06

Get a sneak peek at the Warwick Rowers 2015 nude calendar

POSTED ON // Saturday, 06 September 2014

Get a sneak peek at the Warwick Rowers 2015 nude calendar

The Warwick Rowers have finalised their 2015 calendar and from what I’ve seen they’re pretty damn hot.

Aug18

UK politician calls for end to homophobia in sport

POSTED ON // Monday, 18 August 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

UK politician calls for end to homophobia in sport

A UK Liberal Democrat minister, Stephen Williams, has called for an end to homophobia in football saying the government should apply the same vigour to stamping out anti gay slurs as racism.

Aug11

TAFE students organise rainbow friendly sports match

POSTED ON // Monday, 11 August 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

TAFE students organise rainbow friendly sports match

In a bid to combat homophobia in sport, a group of TAFE students from the Melbourne's south west are hosting gay friendly football and netball matches.

Jul31

Bombers fly with purple pride

POSTED ON // Thursday, 31 July 2014 Written by // James Findlay

Bombers fly with purple pride

LGBTI Essendon Bombers fans are flying high after the official endorsement of the support group, the Purple Bombers, by their AFL team.

Jul16

Billy Bean announced as MLB Ambassador for Inclusion

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 16 July 2014 Written by // Cec Busby

Billy Bean announced as MLB Ambassador for Inclusion

Former Major League Baseball star and out ballplayer Billy Bean has been announced as the league’s new Ambassador for Inclusion.