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'It's a huge human rights event. The Gay Games are changing the world'
It retains similarities with the Olympic Gamesincluding the Gay Games flame which is lit at the opening ceremony. This section needs additional citations for verification. The Gay Games are still five years off, but some Clevelanders already wonder what comes next. BostonMassachusettsUnited States. You can even switch roles of leading and following within a dance. Webarchive template wayback links All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from May Articles with permanently dead external links. Busbey Natatorium Cleveland State University .
For those participants who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender, this global get-together in the spirit of sport will strengthen their sense of community. In wrestling, wrestlers competed in Chicago comparable to previous Gay Gamesbut only 22 competed in Montreal, by far the lowest number for any major international tournament. Opposition to the bid for the games was virtually nonexistent. For other international participants, anti-LGBT attitudes in their home country force them to hide their involvement with the games. The United Church of Christ became the first religious denomination to be a major sponsor of the Gay Games as a fourth-tier silver sponsor of the Gay Games in