The partnership will allow Pride Cup Australia to support events in over 120 communities around Australia promoting LGBTI inclusion in sport.
“We want to build a sports community in which LGBTIQ+ players and fans feel safe, respected and included – anytime, anywhere.”
Mixed teams from the Victoria Police Soccer Club and Melbourne’s LGBTI clubs will once again face off for the Victoria Football Pride Cup this weekend as part of Midsumma 2019.
2018 has been another tumultuous one for Australia’s LGBTI community, and the Star Observer has been there to cover the news every step of the way.
Wiggins was emotional as he accepted the award – which he received for his tireless work in trans health for more than 15 years – and dedicated it to his children.
“By not being involved in P.E. or sport at a young age, LGBTI+ people are missing out on the positive effects that come with participation in sport.”
“As the heart of many communities, sporting clubs have the power to create ripple effects and transform attitudes.”
“It’s clear that more work needs to be done to support transgender and intersex inclusion”