AsiaPacific Outgames

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The AsiaPacific Outgames are a regional multisport event held every three years for LGBt athletes and participants in the Asia-Pacific region. They are a regional derivation of the World Outgames, as both are organized by the GLISA.

History[edit]

2008[edit]

The first AsiaPacific Outgames were first held from 30 January to 3 February 2008 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

2011[edit]

The second AsiaPacific Outgames were first held from 12 March to 19 March 2011 in Wellington, New Zealand.

2014[edit]

The third AsiaPacific OutGames was held from 10 May to 16 May 2014 in Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.

Games[edit]

Edition Year Host Dates Notes
I 2008 Melbourne  Australia 2008-01-30—2008-02-03
II 2011 Wellington  New Zealand 2011-03-12—2011-03-19
III 2014 Darwin  Australia 2014-05-10—2014-05-16

Sports[edit]

In 2014 the following sports are set to be made available. Ongoing interest in the Outgames will of course lead to further additions of athletic sports to the ever growing list.

  • Athletics (Track and Field)
  • Aquathon (Swim and Run)
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Dancesport
  • Dragon Boat
  • Football (Soccer)
  • Golf
  • Hockey
  • Lawn Bowls
  • Outrun
  • Roller Derby
  • Softball
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Tenpin Bowling
  • Touch Football
  • Volleyball

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