Federation Of Gay Games

Guadalajara 2023

The purpose of the FGG is to foster the self-respect of gay men and women throughout the world. Also, to engender respect and understanding from the non-gay world. Primarily through an organised, international athletic and cultural event held every four years. The mission of the FGG is to promote equality through the organisation of the Gay Games.

About the Gay Games

Built upon the principles of Participation, Inclusion, and Personal Best™, the Gay Games has empowered thousands of LGBT athletes. The Gay Games was conceived by Dr Tom Waddell, an Olympic decathlete, and was first held in San Francisco in 1982. Gay Games were held in San Francisco (1986), Vancouver (1990), New York (1994), Amsterdam (1998), Sydney (2002), Chicago (2006), Cologne (2010), Cleveland Akron (2014), Paris (2018).

Team Rainbow is a member organisation of the FGG and will be represented at Gay Games 11, in Hong Kong/Guadalajara, 2023.

Gay Games 10 Paris 2018

Federation Of Gay Games

The purpose of the FGG (Federation of Gay Games) is to foster and augment the self-respect of gay men and women throughout the world