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The mission of The Philadelphia Firebirds Women’s Football Organization is to create an atmosphere that empowers women and young girls to follow their dreams and achieve their personal best both on and off the field.
Through our actions, athleticism and commitment to each other and the game of football we will strive to create growth opportunities for all women and young girls for many years to come.
Since our founding in 1989, the Falcons have participated in many local, national and international events. We are proud to represent the Gay and Lesbian community of the Philadelphia region in a friendly game of soccer.
STONE WALL SPORTS PHL
Stonewall Sports is an LGBTQ & Ally community-based, non-profit sports organization founded in 2010 that strives to raise funds for local non-profit organizations. Our league values each player for who they are and what they bring to the leagues community. We believe every person should have the ability to feel comfortable being oneself in organized sports. We also believe organized communities have the ability and responsibly to support others in need.
Women’s Rugby Football Club
The oldest women’s rugby club in the Philly area, and the only one that competes in USA Rugby’s national championship venues.
Spartans Wrestling Club of Philadelphia
Spartan Wrestling Club of Philadelphia is an adult recreational wrestling club dedicated to the enjoyment of freestyle wrestling. The club was founded in 1991.
We welcome participants with little or no wrestling experience as well as trained freestylers and folks-style/collegiate wrestlers.
Penn Jersey Roller Derby
Roller Derby League
Liberty Belle Invitational
Gay and Lesbian Bowling Tournament
In 1983 a small group of gay runners in Philadelphia decided to organize and promote running for the gay and lesbian community. Following in the footsteps of similar clubs in New York and San Francisco, Frontrunners Philadelphia was born. We affiliate with these clubs, other local clubs including Washington DC and Baltimore, and International Frontrunners organization as well Frontrunners clubs in major cities throughout the globe.
In the last 30 years, the club has consistently served as a space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender runners as well as our friends and allies of all identities to meet, pound the pavement, and enjoy each other’s company.
Lez Run- Running Club Philadelphia
Lez Run was created by lesbian runners for lesbian runners. Our group welcomes all skill levels from beginner to pro! We will train together for upcoming races and help each other reach personal goals. Besides running, we also like to socialize and will meet for happy hours, pasta dinners and after run brunch. Our focus is to provide lesbian athletes (newbies and vets) a safe, supportive and healthy outlet via running.
Gryphons Rugby Football Club
The Philadelphia Gryphons Rugby Football Club has established itself as the first gay-friendly men’s rugby club in the Philadelphia area. This RFC welcomes new players, experienced ruggers, coaches and fans of all ages, races, sexual orientations, beliefs and national or ethnic origins to the world’s third most popular team sport.
GLOSS (Gay & Lesbian Organized Sports Society)
Offers sports (volleyball, tennis, bowling, skiing) and social activities to the GLBT community.
Greater Philadelphia Flag Football League
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, transgendered and straight allies flag football league. All skill levels welcome.
We play in the Fall and the Spring and all are welcome to join and play, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, or skill level. Games are on Saturday mornings from 10AM-1PM. The GPFFL sends a representative team, the Philadelphia Revolution, to the annual Gay Bowl hosted by the National Gay Flag Football League
Freefall Adventures Inc
Skydiving School in NorthEast annually hosts the only gay skydiving event in the world. Serves Philadelphia, New York, Baltimore, and all of New Jersey.
THE FINS AQUATIC CLUB
The Fins Aquatics Club is Philadelphia’s gay and lesbian masters swim team. Our members range from swimmers who have never competed to first time competitors to national record holders. We welcome swimmers of all ages, skill levels, genders and orientations. The team provides challenging, well-organized, coached work-outs. Some members focus on local, regional, national or international swimming competitions and/or triathlons.
FALL BALL is a gay coed Philadelphia Fall Softball League. All skill levels of softball players are mixed together for a recreational 4 weeks of fall fun! Fall Ball was born thanks to Tommy Garbarino’s vision. He started Fall Ball with friends and players from the City of Brotherly Love Softball League. The CBLSL is a member of the North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance and Fall Ball is made up of Gay and Lesbian softball players along with their friends and family. All players from every league are welcome to join in and play in our Fall Ball softball league.
THE CITY OF BROTHERLY LOVE SOFTBALL LEAGUE
The City of Brotherly Love Softball League is the largest gay sports organization in Philadelphia with over 30 teams and 600+ members. The league was officially organized 25 years ago as the CBLSL and has continued to grow each year. Our season runs from mid-April through mid-July (holiday weekends off). We play doubleheaders on Sundays at the Dairy Fields in east Fairmount Park, right off Kelly Drive. Team practices, both pre-season and
during the season, are determined by each team. Players of all skill levels from beginner to advanced are encouraged to join.
Fairmount Park Women’s Softball League
F.P.W.S.L. is a predominantly lesbian league with women of every skill level 18 years of age and older. The season runs from April through July. The Fairmount Park Women’s Softball League has been part of the women’s sports community in Philadelphia for 35 years. Games are played on scenic Belmont Plateau in West Philadelphia. We are looking for new players for the 2010 season.