World OutGames Miami is thrilled to announce that Cynthia Germanotta - president of Born This Way Foundation which she co-founded with her daughter Lady Gaga - will receive the Champion Award presented by the University of Miami Health System! This award will be given to her during the Opening Ceremonies, which will also include performances by Kristine W, Tito Puente Jr. David Hernandez and special performance from EnVee with an original OutGames Song on Saturday, May 27 at 7 p.m. at The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater. #OutGamesMiami
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BREAKING: The ‘gay panic’ defence for murder has been abolished in QLD in one of the biggest petition victories in Australia’s history - 290k made this happen www.change.org/gaypanic
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World OutGames Miami Soccer/Football and IGLFA Unity Cup
May 28, 2017, 12:00pm - June 4, 2017, 10:30am
Welcome to the official Facebook Event Page for the IGLFA Unity Cup at the World OutGames Miami 2017. PARTICIPATION & AWARDS Each 11-a-side team must have a minimum of 11 players and a maximum of 20 players on the roster to begin play. Each 7-a-side team must have a minimum of 7 players and a maximum of 13 players on the roster to begin play. Each team may have up to 3 non-playing coaches. Teams registering for Men's/Mixed divisions may have men and/or women players on the team. Women's divisions are reserved for players who identify as female. Medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each division. RULES Competition will be governed in accordance with the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) and in combination with the Tournament rules of the IGLFA - International Gay and Lesbian Football Association. Playing time for all matches will consist of two equal halves, with each half being a minimum of 30 minutes for 11-a-side and 20 minutes for 7-a-side, with a five minute half time. Playoff matches may include additional time and must determine a winner. Division 1 round robin games are 40 minute halves; medal games are 45 minute halves. Division 2 round robin games are 35 minute halves; medal games are 40 minute halves. COMPETITION DIVISIONS The IGLFA Unity Cup at the World OutGames Miami 2017 will offer soccer competition in the following divisions: -- Men’s/Mixed – Competitive and Recreational (11-a-side) -- Women’s – Competitive (11-a-side) and Recreational (7-a-side) SKILL LEVEL The tournament will offer both Competitive and Recreational skill levels for competition. VENUE Kendall Soccer Park, located at 8011 SW 127th Ave. Miami, FL 33183. DATES May 28 – June 3, 2017 REGISTRATION Registration is available online at miamioutgames.fusesport.com/registration/467/website. For more information, visit www.outgames.org. HOTEL ACCOMODATIONS The official Host Hotel for IGLFA and Soccer will be The Best Western Plus Kendall; which is located at 8560 SW 124th Avenue Kendall, Florida 33183. A special rate and block of rooms has been given to this event. In order to secure the lowest negotiated rates, all accommodations will need to be booked through the World OutGames Registration website’s housing authority located under the tab “Plan My Visit”. A variety of room types will be available with up to 4 people per room. To plan your trip, visit www.outgames.org/plan_my_visit . CONTACT Jordan Selders Sport Manager World OutGames Miami 2017 Office: 786-276-9559 firstname.lastname@example.org Check back here for more information!