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Get Out There

GLBT* bowling league makes changes for upcoming season

October, 2014

The Prime Timers Gay Men’s Bowling League is going through some major changes for the upcoming season—the league changed its name and is now including women. Its new name, Out There Bowling (OTB), was changed to be consistent with the brand of Out There Sports & Recreation, which is the sports organization for the queer […]

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It’s not just an Olympic sport

A weekend of curling for fun

July, 2014

Three Winnipeg teams headed to Edmonton in late April for the national Canadian Gay Curling Championships (CGCC). Teams Dixon, Sontag and Marcon represented the province by wearing official team jackets and crests. Joël Marcon, past president of the Keystone Rainbow Curling League and liaison with the national committee, has been to the nationals six times. […]

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GETTING THE #GoldMedalMessage OUT

December, 2013

SPORTS While people across the world were busy calling for an unlikely boycott of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, a Winnipegger developed a more fitting solution. In late July, Dayne Moyer created a Change.org petition that asks the Canadian, U.S., British and Paralympic teams to take a stand against discrimination by wearing rainbow pins to the opening ceremonies of the Games. By press time, the petition had nearly 40,000 supporters – but with the signature count plateauing and Sochi Winter Games approaching, Moyer’s looking for a second wind.

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From Bonspiels to Funspiels

Keystone Rainbow Curling League has it all

October, 2014

The Keystone Rainbow Curling League (KRCL) is welcoming all newcomers, beginners and those returning from previous years to join the league this winter. The 2014/15 season gets underway Sunday afternoons beginning Oct. 5, and runs until March 22. A curling clinic is planned for Saturday Oct. 4 at 1 p.m. at the Granite Curling Club, […]

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Final countdown

February, 2014

LOVE AND HATE AT THE SOCHI OLYMPICS What athletes think about the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on the eve of the Games.

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