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Local water polo team the Brisbane Barracudas took home the National Water Polo League's Pride Cup in Fortitude Valley last Saturday. Brisbane Tritons


Local water polo team the Brisbane Tritons took home the National Water Polo League’s Pride Cup in Fortitude Valley last Saturday. The Pride Cup was established last year to promote inclusion in the sport, and this year was held at Brisbane’s Valley Pool for the seventh round of the National Water Polo League. Furthermore, the …


The Western Sydney Wanderers football team have been fined $20,000 by Football Federation Australia for “bringing the game into disrepute” after fans of the team displayed a banner deemed to be homophobic during a match last weekend. The explicit banner depicted a likeness of rival team Sydney FC’s manager Graham Arnold engaging in oral sex, …


The National Water Polo League’s Pride Cup event will this month be played in Brisbane for the first time. The NWPL’s inaugural Pride Cup was held in Melbourne last year between the Victorian Seals and Queensland Breakers. It also included a game between Australia’s longest-running LGBTI-inclusive water polo clubs, Melbourne Surge and Sydney Stingers. Now …


Dustin Lance Black, Oscar-winning screenwriter and diver Tom Daley’s beau, has encouraged closeted sportsmen to come out in a bid to save young LGBTI lives. “It’s incredibly brave to come out. I understand that for some people that’s difficult,” Dustin told the UK’s Press Association. “They need to keep their personal life personal and that’s …

Brisbane Hustlers Purchas Cup (2)


Gay rugby team the Sydney Convicts have taken home the Purchas Cup shield this weekend. The Convicts were joined by three other gay and inclusive teams of rugby players – the boys from the Brisbane Hustlers, the Melbourne Chargers and New Zealand Falcons – in Sydney this weekend for the tournament at the Convicts’s home …

Brisbane Tritons Group Shot


Our local LGBTI and inclusive water polo team the Brisbane Tritons will be heading to Sydney on October 1 to compete against Sydney and Melbourne in the Tri-State Water Polo Tournament. Less than 12 months ago, Australia’s other inclusive water polo teams, the Sydney Stingers and Melbourne Surge, called for expressions of interest in the …

Seattle Couple Baseball Game


A baseball team has apologised to a Seattle same-sex couple after they were told to stop kissing or be forced to leave on the night of the team’s first ever Pride Night. Mary McHale and Sara Hinton watched their home team, the Seattle Mariners, play the Milwaukee Brewers at Safeco Field stadium on August 19 …

JK Rowling and Tom Daley


Harry Potter author and internet warrior JK Rowling has used her Twitter to shut down homophobic abuse aimed at Olympic diver Tom Daley. Poor Tom failed to qualify for the final of the 10m platform dive in Rio over the weekend. The 22-year-old previously scooped a bronze medal for the synchronised event, but broke down …

Rio Olympic Hockey Same-Sex Couple-min


Two Olympic hockey players from the UK have made history as they’re believed to be the first married same-sex couple to jointly win gold medals at the Olympic Games. Kate and Helen Richardson-Walsh (pictured, in 2013) and the rest of the Great Britain hockey team defeated the Netherlands 2-0 at the Rio Games on August …

Tom Daley Butt Workout


Diver Tom Daley has given his YouTube followers the first in a series of new workout videos, this time focusing on butt exercises. On his YouTube channel the fitness freak has previously covered ab exercises and full-body workout plan, but now Tom makes us all feel lazy while he demonstrates his favourite butt-toning moves like …

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