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Brisbane Tritons LGBTIQ water polo club celebrates fifth birthday

Queensland’s LGBTIQ-inclusive water polo club the Brisbane Tritons have celebrated their fifth birthday. The athletes and their supporters gathered at The Wickham in Brisbane on Sunday to celebrate the milestone and unveil the club’s new swimsuits (above). Tritons president Sean Langeveld said the club began in 2016, with the help of the Brisbane Barracudas water …

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How you can support Brisbane’s bid for the 2026 Gay Games

A crowdfunding campaign has been launched to support Brisbane’s bid for the 2026 Gay Games to get the sporting event over the line. Every four years since 1982, the Gay Games has provided an inclusive and safe environment for LGBTIQ athletes to compete in dozens of sports. The event now attracts over 10,000 athletes and …

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Team Brisbane Tennis return to the court as COVID-19 restrictions ease

Members of Team Brisbane Tennis are back on the court as Queensland’s easing COVID-19 restrictions allow sports teams to finally reunite. Last month the long-running club was able to resume their social tennis sessions every Tuesday night in Spring Hill. President Mark Thornton told QNews.com.au, “We’ve had around 12 to 16 players coming along each …

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Brisbane Tritons water polo team back in training as Valley Pool reopens

Queensland’s LGBTIQ-inclusive water polo club the Brisbane Tritons can dive back into training after their local pool in Fortitude Valley reopened. The Valley Pool opened on Wednesday, after coronavirus restrictions closed all of Brisbane’s public pools in March. Tritons president Sean Langeveld (pictured, centre) said the closure of the pools had a massive impact on …

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WATCH: Sydney Stingers Water Polo Team Get Shady In RuPaul Tribute Video

LGBTIQ-inclusive water polo team Sydney Stingers have released their own version of RuPaul’s diss track “Read U Wrote U” to slay their rivals ahead of the Gay Games later this year. In the music video posted to their Facebook page, the Stingers rework the lyrics to the original song to trash talk their competition at …

Queensland Water Polo Clubs Celebrate Four LGBTIQ Award Nominations

Queensland’s water polo community has scored four nominations at the inaugural Australian Pride in Sport Awards next week. The awards recognise the efforts that sporting clubs, organisations, and individuals have made in making sport more inclusive for LGBTIQ people. The National Water Polo League’s Pride Cup and Pride Shield has been nominated for the LGBTI …

Brisbane Tritons Welcome Water Polo Pride Cup Back To Queensland

The Australian Water Polo League’s annual Pride Cup event will return to Brisbane next month. The Pride Cup was first held in Melbourne two years ago to promote inclusion and diversity in national water polo, and last year was hosted by our local LGBTI-inclusive team the Brisbane Tritons for the first time. Local team the …

Brisbane Tritons Co-Founder Gets A Big New Role

One of the founding members of Brisbane’s LGBTI-inclusive water polo team, the Brisbane Tritons, has been appointed Diversity and Marketing Officer of the state’s peak body Water Polo Queensland (WPQ). Jeremy Archer (pictured) was the club’s first president when the club was created two years ago with the support of the Brisbane Barracudas team and …

The Brisbane Tritons Are Having An Open Day, And You’re Invited

Queensland’s LGBTI and inclusive water polo team the Brisbane Tritons are inviting everybody to their Open Day in Fortitude Valley next week. The event will be held on Sunday, October 22 at the Valley Pool on Wickham Terrace for anyone who’s interested in joining the club. “Come along, bring your togs, jump in and give …

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

Brisbane Tritons Aussie Water Polo Teams Unite In Brisbane For Pride Cup

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 …