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Paris Gay Games registration is now open! Click here to go to the portal.

Swimming at the Gay Games will be held at the beautiful Piscine Georges Vallerey with a 50m competition pool (shown below) and a 25m warm up pool, with easy access via the Porte des Lilas metro station.

Standard masters swimming and FINA rules apply - 5 year age ranges, full program of events, maximum of 5 individual events and 3 relays per swimmer.



From August 4 to 12, 2018, Paris will host the 1Oth edition of the Gay Games, the largest sporting, cultural and festive event in the world open to all! Organized every four years for the past 30 years, the Gay Games are a true hymn to love, promoting a society that is open to all forms of diversity.

Paris is the ideal host to celebrate this 10th edition, where 15,000 athletes from over 70 countries are expected to take part! With the support of all major sporting and government bodies, Paris 2018 is preparing Games that will celebrate diversity, respect, equality, solidarity and sharing.

The Gay Games are open to all, everyone - regardless of his or her sexual orientation, origin, or age – is invited to participate in this great international sporting and cultural event celebrating diversity. No performance standards are required to sign up.

That’s the spirit of the Gay Games!

The Gay Games will be fully supported by Wett Ones Sydney and we hope to send a large, diverse, competitive squad to Europe for this event. Further information on all the key details such as registration, social events, accommodation, travel, swimmer bursaries and so on will be made available as the games approach.