Team San Francisco

Where the games began

Local network for LGBT sports in San Francisco.

Latest Activity

Long Wu commented on Tyler Cole's event Position letter from Team SF Board on Gay Games merger
"I decided to join Gay Games in Chicago because someone was trying to start up with a different game.  I continued to attend Gay Games in Cologne and Cleveland in the past years because of its brand recognition and spirits.  If its brand…"
15 hours ago
Profile IconLong Wu, Gene Dermody, Doug Litwin and another member are attending Tyler Cole's event

Position letter from Team SF Board on Gay Games merger at SF, CA

August 1, 2015 at 6pm to October 21, 2015 at 7pm
Letter to FGG from TeamSFDear Team SF Members, The Team SF Board has been very clear on our position about a possible Gay Games merger with Outgames. Time and again we have made our position clear that we don't agree or see the value in a combined event. The Federation of Gay Games is going to be debating and possibly…See More
15 hours ago
Gene Dermody commented on Tyler Cole's event Position letter from Team SF Board on Gay Games merger
"The FGG MOU with GLISA  has clearly implies that after Paris 2018 Gay Games (GGs), there will be a NEW 1WE organization in place to run the new 1WE event in 2022.   This MERGER is clearly being driven by European Gay Lesbian Sports…"
16 hours ago
Thom Mullins commented on Tyler Cole's event Position letter from Team SF Board on Gay Games merger
"Clarification on my opinion from a distance. 1. I feel that The Gay Games should always be named that, in honor specifically of the founder. The initial struggle over the name is a heritage that should not be swept away. 2. I think conferences that…"
22 hours ago
Alan Lessik commented on Tyler Cole's event Position letter from Team SF Board on Gay Games merger
"I don't understand how adding a conference onto the Gay Games agenda will ruin the Games as the Team SF position implies.  I wont' likely go to the conference just as I won't likely attend other events in the Games. No one has…"
yesterday
Doug Litwin commented on Tyler Cole's event Position letter from Team SF Board on Gay Games merger
"Team San Francisco is of course within its rights to re-evaluate its membership in the Federation of Gay Games at any time. But, the discussions being held now do NOT involve a "merger." That word continues to be used and it is inaccurate.…"
yesterday
Tyler Cole posted a blog post

Team SF position letter to FGG, Before FGG meeting in October

Team SF letter to FGG July 31, 2015TeamSF members: Above is a link to the letter the Team SF board is sending to the Federation of Gay Games. Please read and comment. We have been very clear about our opposition to a one whole event and how it would impact the tradition of the Gay Games and the value as an event. We do…See More
yesterday
Tyler Cole posted an event

Position letter from Team SF Board on Gay Games merger at SF, CA

August 1, 2015 at 6pm to October 21, 2015 at 7pm
Letter to FGG from TeamSFDear Team SF Members, The Team SF Board has been very clear on our position about a possible Gay Games merger with Outgames. Time and again we have made our position clear that we don't agree or see the value in a combined event. The Federation of Gay Games is going to be debating and possibly…See More
yesterday
 

Events

Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Blog Posts

Team SF position letter to FGG, Before FGG meeting in October

Team SF letter to FGG July 31, 2015

TeamSF members: 

Above is a link to the letter the Team SF board is sending to the Federation of Gay Games. 

Please read and comment. 

We have been very clear about our opposition to a one whole event and how it would impact the tradition of the…

Continue

Posted by Tyler Cole on August 1, 2015 at 7:42am

Major League Baseball Tries To Be More Welcoming To LGBT Community

Ex-player Billy Bean, who's openly gay, is the MLB's inclusion ambassador, and he's charged with improving baseball's relationship with the LGBT community. David Greene talks to Bean about his role.

Listen Here: http://www.npr.org/2015/04/09/398458487/major-league-baseball-tries-to-be-more-welcoming-to-lgbt-community

Posted by Lee on April 9, 2015 at 11:09am

TeamSF positions on FGG and GLISA proposed merger.

TeamSF board of directors and membership has been grappling with the issue of the OutGames for over a decade. The meeting on Saturday April 11th at the Eureka Valley Center will have lots more information. 2pm to 5pm. Please come and listen and comment if you are interested.

Recently the Federation of Gay Games(FGG), of which we are a member, and the World Out Games (GLISA) has be negotiating to combine the two groups, to make a "One World…

Continue

Posted by Tyler Cole on April 4, 2015 at 4:48pm — 1 Comment

Gay Games Pumps $52 million into Cleveland!

The Gay Games has a financial impact and a cultural impact. Let's see if it has any affect on the Republican National Convention platform.

Check out this article:

http://www.cleveland.com/travel/index.ssf/2014/12/gay_games_pumped_52_million_in.html

Posted by Trey Russell Allen on December 1, 2014 at 9:53pm

Nancy Pelosi and Mark Leno

To all of the Bay Area Participants, 

A big thanks to Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and State Sen. Mark Leno for the kind letters. 

Hug, 

Trey Allen (Spikes Soccer Gold GG9)…

Continue

Posted by Trey Russell Allen on August 18, 2014 at 9:08am

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All
 
 
 

Badge

Loading…

© 2015   Created by Glenn G.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service