From 4 to 12 August 2018 PARIS 2018 GAY GAMES 10 [fr]
From August 4th to 12th 2018, Paris will host the 10th edition of the Gay Games and be the world’s largest sporting, cultural and festive event open to all!
Held every four years for more than 32 years, GAY GAMES, a hymn to love, advocates a society for all diversities. Paris is the perfect host to celebrate this 10th edition, which is expected 10,000 participants from over 80 countries! Supported by the highest French institutional and sporting bodies, PARIS 2018 prepares games celebrating diversity, respect, equality, solidarity and sharing.
For 10 days , PARIS 2018 GAY GAMES 10 celebrates the international metropolis, the Ile-de- France Region and France
PARIS 2018 GAY GAMES 10 offers participants and visitors from around the world a unique opportunity to enjoy exclusive facilities such as stadiums Jean Bouin or Charléty, the Grand Palais, the Carreau du Temple, the Salle Pleyel or the nautic stadium of Vaires-sur-Marne, real sporting center of excellence in the Ile-de-France Region.
Facing the world and the future, Paris and the Ile-de-France Region want to deliver GAY GAMES for the greatest number of people in the tradition of the spirit of Tom Waddell, its initiator, who dreamed of a world where the word equality would take its meaning, a world where the exclusion would no longer exist because of any difference.
15 000 participants from 70 countries and 40 000 visitors on 70 locations in Paris and Ile-de-France Region (stade Jean Bouin, Arènes de Lutèce, stade Charlety, stade nautique de Vaires-sur-Marne or Île-de-loisirs de Jablines, ...). Amongst the 36 disciplines : marathon, football, swimming, fencing, bowling, pétanque or roller derby…
More information https://www.paris2018.com/