“We were so delighted when Rugby Australia stood up for us,” declared Michael Smith, International Gay Rugby Regional Representative for the Eastern Hemisphere, to the …
The award was given to researcher Erik Denison, who implemented a research-driven program designed to end the use of homophobic language in sport.
The Monash University study found that while over 80 per cent of young players think a gay player would feel welcome on their team, around the same number heard teammates using words like ‘fag’ and ‘poof’.
“We are very proud that for the fourth time in a row the Cup is coming back to Australia”
The rugby club is bringing home the cup for the fifth time.
“The quality of rugby is very high this year”
“Events like the Bingham Cup are important to showcase our strength and resilience”
The Sydney Convicts promise it will be one of the biggest stripteases to ever happen in Sydney, with over 30 players performing on stage as part of the big finale.
“In front of aunts, uncles, and cousins I hadn’t seen for years, he outed me and said that if I chose a gay lifestyle the family would never recognise me again”