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Jock Talk: Renamed Rainbow Sierrans ramp up activities

Jock Talk: Renamed Rainbow Sierrans ramp up activities

By Roger Brigham

The recently renamed Rainbow Sierrans will hold its annual holiday party Saturday, December 8, at the Muir Beach Community Center.

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By Roger Brigham | November 7, 2018

We live in disturbing and divisive times that promise to remain disturbing and divisive as the ripples from the midterm elections play out and are absorbed.

By Roger Brigham | October 24, 2018

After reported incidents of some athletes hassling or disrespecting transgender players, the Golden Gate Women's Soccer League is considering the development and adoption of a league policy to govern participation of transgender athletes.


By Roger Brigham | October 24, 2018

Gay Games co-founder Paul Mart has died. He was 100.

By Roger Brigham | October 17, 2018

Rare are the star athletes who go on to post-playing stints that are just as brilliant as their first careers.


By Roger Brigham | October 10, 2018

Local pro and college sports teams announce various Pride- and diversity-themed events.

By Roger Brigham | October 3, 2018

Some health clubs and training facilities seem stuck in a primitive past — intimidating places with auras seemingly inhospitable for women, gays, transgender individuals, people of color, or the cast of "Modern Family."


By Roger Brigham | September 19, 2018

A class action lawsuit against organizers of the failed 2017 World Outgames in Miami has quietly been dropped, although the prospect for civil action down the road remains a possibility.

By Roger Brigham | September 12, 2018

Think we live in confusing times, when even the term "United States" suddenly seems oxymoronic?


By Roger Brigham | September 5, 2018

I've often told friends that the vast majority of criminal news about wayward elite male athletes involves abuse of women, abuse of drugs, and possession of guns.

By Roger Brigham | August 29, 2018

Paul Mart, one of the original Gay Games founders with Dr. Tom Waddell and Mark Brown, celebrated his 100th birthday with friends and family at a party in Palm Springs, where he currently resides in an assisted-living facility.


By Roger Brigham | August 29, 2018

Behind the optimism of the 2022 Gay Games in Hong Kong, there is also an undercurrent of caution, intensified by a few recent events.

By Roger Brigham | August 22, 2018

Gay Games historians speak of the event's ability to bring together a "critical mass" of international LGBT competitors in almost every sport to create the numbers and inspiration to form new championship tournaments and governing bodies.


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