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Members wanted for local LGBTI+ AFL team

Members wanted for local LGBTI+ AFL team

Perth’s LGBTI+ sporting scene is kicking off but there are still a few players waiting on the bench. Loton Park flies its rainbow flag, The White Pointers Water Polo team have been making a splash, the Perth Pythons are dragging queens to the hockey pitch while a number of others are forming LGBTI-inclusive teams. Adelaide […]

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Calisthenics with Cred: Work out anywhere, anytime!

Calisthenics with Cred: Work out anywhere, anytime!

Street Workout World Cup and Street Workout World Champion, Stephen Hughes-Landers hails from the UK and is a devoted athlete. Since moving to Perth, Stephen has created a community in Perth; a no pressure, group of people who can motivate and inspire each to get active and moving. Calisthenics has been around for decades and […]

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Queer representation increased dramatically at Winter Olympics

Queer representation increased dramatically at Winter Olympics

Adam Rippon and Gus Kenworthy were the most high profile LGBTI+ athletes at the Winter Olympics, but they were not alone, there was a record level of queer representation. The Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea heralded a record 15 queer Olympian athletes from around the world. Its the largest number of athletes who have […]

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New video reveals the fun of the Pride Cup hockey match

New video reveals the fun of the Pride Cup hockey match

The Pride Cup was without dispute one of the best events of the 2017 PrideFEST season. The inaugural competition saw hundreds of spectators supporting The Pythons, WA’s LGBTI Hockey Team. The players split into several teams, The Pythons, The Anacondas and the Cobras to battle it out for a $29 plastic cup and serious bragging […]

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Behind the scenes on the Pythons Pride calendar shoot

Behind the scenes on the Pythons Pride calendar shoot

Local gay hockey team The Perth Pythons fundraising calendar has been a huge success, in fact the first print run has sold out. But if you didn’t get one, never fear, they are now taking orders for a second print run. The club just posted a behind the scenes video from the shoot. A combination […]

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Grab your racket and sign up for the tennis championships

Grab your racket and sign up for the tennis championships

Following on from the tremendous success of the inaugural Gay and Lesbian Tennis Alliance (GLTA)  tournament in January, Loton Park’s Perth Lawn Tennis Championships returns for the second year in 2018. Coinciding with the Hopman Cup Tennis festival, this event will run over the weekend of the 5th – 7th January 2018. Last years event […]

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What’s all the F45 fuss about? Zac Gower checks it out

What’s all the F45 fuss about? Zac Gower checks it out

You have probably driven past an F45 or have a friend who is obsessed with the workouts. Over the last few years this functional workout has blown up all over the world with its 45 minute HIIT based training sessions. Brothers Andrew and Simon Moullin have always been into their health and fitness. After several […]

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Get an Australian Ninja Warrior workout at Perth’s Ninja Academy

Get an Australian Ninja Warrior workout at Perth’s Ninja Academy

After watching Australian Ninja Warrior, I decided that I could be a ninja. After being laughed at by my colleagues (at the idea of me pulling some of the moves), I decided to prove them wrong and test out the only ninja course in Perth, Ninja Academy. Founded by Dave Ravi (who you may have […]

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It’s time to start fresh: Get your September Shred on at Anarchy Fitness

It’s time to start fresh: Get your September Shred on at Anarchy Fitness

Have those cheeky winter layers crept on? Spring is just around the corner, so it’s time to get back into a sweaty routine. If you’re anything like me, the cold months have been a workout rotation of hibernating inside with a bottle of red, a cheese platter and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt on repeat. Now, the […]

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Are you interested in heading to The Gay Games in Paris?

Are you interested in heading to The Gay Games in Paris?

Are you a sports loving person would like to compete at the Gay Games in Paris? People interested in forming a committee to form a Perth contingent to attend the games are invited to a meeting at The Court Hotel on Sunday afternoon from 2pm. The gathering has been organised by Team Perth, the community […]

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