The Lost Souls aren’t the only gay rugby team that relies on fundraising — the Dallas Diablos are about to mount on one of their big moneymakers, their annual Bachelor Auction. Members of the team will take to the platform at Woody’s on April 14 to strut their stuff and boast about their big [...]
Lost Souls wants to make the brutal sport of rugby a social outlet for gays ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Life+Style Editor Ever since gay rugby player Mark Bingham became one of the heroes of Flight 93 on Sept. 11, 2001, the sport of rugby has exploded in the U.S. — especially among gay athletes. For [...]
Friday night racket The Lost boys Diablos auction off … themselves The doctor is in Getting your gay sports fix this season
Sets in the City tennis club serves up a new social scene for athletic-minded North Texas lesbians SARAH DENISE MORGAN | Contributing Writer email@example.com When Marilyn Sherman raised her racket last April to start a lesbian tennis group in Dallas, she had no idea she was serving up a hot new social club in the lesbian community. [...]
Gumble talks to a 51-year-old point guard for Mission College’s women’s basketball team, a 6-foot-6 powerhouse named Gabrielle Ludwig. But it’s not her age that’s the focus of the piece — it’s that she was born Robert Ludwig.
Dallas Harlequins’ new women’s team is kicking ass … while behaving like ladies ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Life+Style Editor Molly Whitman’s love story begins, as all great love stories do, with a cleat to the face. It was the first semester of her first year at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass., [...]
All those stories — and many more — are featured on the home page of Gay4Soccer.com. The brainchild of Chris Billig, it (and its companion Twitter feed) are proud examples of the enormous impact social media now has on gay sports.
Dallas’s fledgling gay basketball group is off to a promising start. We reported this summer about the newly formed Dallas Gay Basketball Association, which, in its rookie season, has already proved a popular draw for sports-hungry North Texans. Earlier this month, it generated some pretty sizable cred. The DGBA-sponsored Dallas Hotshotz attended the Hurricane Classic [...]
For Robin Cagle, serving on the IGRA royalty team is a personal mission ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Life+Style Editor Most folks in the gay community are familiar with pageant titles like Miss Gay America (drag) or Mr. Dallas Eagle (leathermen). But what about “MsTer?” It’s a title Robin Cagle didn’t even understand a few years [...]
BSA could learn something from Major League Soccer Earlier this summer, after a supposed two-year, super-secret study by a group of unnamed people, the Boy Scouts of America announced that their next hike would take them all the way back to the 1950s. The Scouts vowed to deny their own law mandating values like courtesy [...]