Webinar - Thursday, 25th June at 20:00 Part of Dublin digital Pride & GCN in and out festivals
Sporting Pride, the association tasked with getting the LGBTQ+ community active, is hosting an online webinar, entitled “Standing Proud in Irish Sport: My Life as an Elite LGBTQ+ Athlete”, as part of the Dublin Digital Pride and GCN In & Out Festivals 2020.
Taking place on Thursday 25th June 2020 at 20:00, the webinar will feature, for the first time in Ireland, elite LGBTQ+ athletes talking together openly and honestly about their personal experiences, including: -
Hosting the webinar is Anna Nolan, an experienced broadcaster who has played basketball at national level. Joining Anna is: -
Aidan Walsh, chairperson of Sporting Pride, says
“We are delighted to facilitate this webinar where elite Irish athletes will come together for the first time to discuss their personal experiences of being LGBTQ+ in sport. Their stories will give a unique and valuable insight into the challenges facing administrators trying to make sport in Ireland a more welcoming and inclusive environment for all.”
To watch this ground-breaking free webinar, go to one of the simultaneous live streaming links below on Thursday 25th June at 20:00.
Simultaneous live streaming on Dublin Pride and GCN social media channels: