To gay rugby, with love – Matt Carter on making ‘In From The Side’

The ongoing global expansion of inclusive rugby clubs is one of the success stories of LGBTQ+ sports and a major inspiration behind new movie ‘In From The Side’. Writer-director Matt Carter talks exclusively to Sports Media LGBT+ about the film’s world premiere, telling gay stories on screen, and his rugby passion…

‘Freedom’ to be a fan who’s trans – Arthur Webber on Arsenal’s community welcome

Having accepted an invite to attend an Arsenal game and be part of their LGBTQ+ inclusion initiative, Arthur Webber – Twitter’s @BernieTranders – saw for himself how true support goes both ways between a club and its fans, as he told QueerAF in the Football v Transphobia campaign’s Week of Action…

Why it’s important to be an active Trans Footy Ally and support Football v Transphobia

It’s the annual Week of Action for the Football v Transphobia campaign, running from Thursday, March 24 up to March 31, which is Trans Day of Visibility. Sports Media LGBT+ talks to campaign lead Natalie Washington about the initiative and why stories about trans people in the game are so important…

Leicester, Tottenham and Manchester Laces land double nominations on Football v Homophobia Awards shortlists

Representation in both Professional Game and Supporters Group categories for Foxes and Spurs in 2022 Football v Homophobia Awards, sponsored by Puma; Manchester Laces and club founder Helen Hardy nominated; The Athletic’s Adam Crafton shortlisted for FvH Hero; and new FvH Americas Awards…

LGBTQ+ in motorsport movement Racing Pride expands into North America

Exciting announcement for Racing Pride as inclusion initiative moves into US and Canada; drift racer Zandara Kennedy joins NASCAR duo Devon Rouse and Zach Herrin, drag racer Travis Shumake, and Pirelli World Challenge’s Tom O’Gorman as driver ambassadors; You Can Play and Athlete Ally among organisations on board as partners…