All posts tagged "sports"

  • Mystic Pizzazz [video]

    Metro Weekly's Ebone Bell takes a moment to talk with fans of the Mystics and, following a recent game, some of the teammates

  • Out on the Water [video]

    Two LGBT teams raced in the 9th Annual D.C. Dragon Boat festival Saturday and Sunday, May 15-16, on the Potomac River. Out to Paddle, which...

  • Team DC Fashion Show at Town [video]

    A bevy of eye-popping fashion – not to mention models – hit the stage at Town Danceboutique on Saturday, March 20, for Team DC's annual...

  • Ice Capade

    On Friday afternoon, a spokeswoman for the Smuckers Stars on Ice Tour denied allegations made by both U.S. Olympian Johnny Weir and the Gay and...

  • Transgender sports writer Mike Penner/Christine Daniels dies at 52

    ”He was one of the most talented writers I’ve ever worked with…. He was a gentle man, a kind man. It’s just a tragedy.” LA...

  • Spiking in D.C.

    More than 200 volleyball players from around the country, comprising 36 teams, will descend upon Washington next weekend for the 2009 Gay Volleyball Tournament. The...

  • Masterstroke

    From calendars to river clean-ups, the DC Strokes Rowing Club has consistently made waves as part of the area's GLBT community. Last weekend, at the...

  • Swimming for Scholarship

    Clayton Miller did not exactly leap at the opportunity to apply for a scholarship for out gay athletes. While students will often jump through all...

  • Gay Games Grab

    The heat was on and Mayor Adrian Fenty's G-men were out. Of course, the ''G'' stands for ''gay,'' referring to the mayor's liaison to the...

  • Go Team!

    Few metaphors speak as loudly as sports metaphors. Reach for the goal! Fight to the finish line! There’s no “I” in “team”! So it’s perhaps...

  • Hitting Out

    Every sport has its hallowed grounds and those few athletes who have the good fortune and great talent to compete on them. In tennis, few...

  • Life Preservers

    While the recession may have left the District of Columbia Aquatics Club (DCAC) more than $4,000 short of its fundraising goal for this year's Maryland...

  • Get Your Kicks

    Michael Pranikoff had just moved to D.C. when he discovered the Federal Triangles at the Capital Pride Festival eight years ago. Though Pranikoff had played...

  • Equality Crew

    It might just seem like a day at the races, as men and women from across the Mid-Atlantic -- as well as some from as...

  • DC Front Runners

    If you're like me, you can't spend more than three or four minutes on a treadmill before becoming bored out of your mind. While there's...

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