Past Events & Festivals

Colorado First Ever LGBT SPORTSFEST – June 2010

BROUGHT TO YOU BY  TEAM COLORADO AND MANY OTHER WONDERFUL SPONSORS INCLUDING  JR’S BAR AND GRILL (17th St) – HOME OF ALL NIGHT ACTIVITIES Sign up for activities at the Team Colorado’s Main Information Tent at the park!

Cook Park, Denver, Colorado   (off Cherry Creek Drive at Monaco and Mexico)

http://maps.google.com/maps/place?cid=9243485578872349871&q=cook+park+denver+co&hl=en&gl=us

SATURDAY, JUNE 5, 2010

SPORT / ACTIVITY Times Notes: Information Field

BICYCLING 9a OUTSpokin’ Free Ride: (Intermediate and Advanced) – SportsFest Tour de

Denver – leaving from and ending at Cook Park. Loop route: 56 miles

www.outspokin.org

9a OUTSpokin’ Free Ride: (Beginners) – Cook Park to Cherry Creek Reservoir with Tower Loop – 25 miles Parking Lot 9a BIKE VALET Near Pool CLASSIC CARS 10a–4p Sunday Afternoon Car Club: car show FLAG FOOTBALL 10a–2p Denver Gay & Lesbian Flag Football: KICKBALL 12p–8p MOTORCYCLES 10a–4p Denver Dykes on Bikes: Motorcycle show RUGBY 8a–8p Wildfire Rugby: Rugby demo, 7’s game. Also learn about women’s rugby teams Black Ice and Boulder Babes! Parking Lotwww.lcci-sack.com Parking Lot

Punt, pass and kick contest www.denvergayflagfootball.com East Rugby FieldKickball Tournament *TBF www.myjrs.com SW Softball Fieldwww.ddob.org Parking Lot

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RUNNING 9a Denver Frontrunners Fun Runs: 2 mile run/walk, a 4 mile moderate run, and a 6 mile faster run Center Park

www.denverfrontrunners.org

in park SWIMMING 9a–12n SQUID: Dryland training, Open Swim Practice with a Coach 1p–2:30p Learn to swim with coaches and other SQUID swimmers POOL 3p–4p Relays, Slip n’ Slide, Wet T-Shirt, Best Swim Suit/Body Contest POOL 4p–6p VOLLEYBALL 8a–8p CO Gay Volleyball Assoc: “Volleypalooza” tournament Walk-up volleyball nets available; info at northeast Pavilion NW Park Main info boothwww.squidswimteam.org POOL

Sportsfest Pool Gathering! Make it a party! POOLwww.CGVA.org NW Park

OFF SITE ACTIVITIES June 5:

TENNIS Denver Area Tennis Enthusiasts: Rocky Mtn Open

SCOOTERS Colorado Chaos Scooter Rally hosted by SQREAM: June 4–6 www.denverareatennis.net Gates Centerhttp://www.coloradochaos.org

SUNDAY, JUNE 6, 2010

SPORT / ACTIVITY Times Notes: Information Field

BICYCLING 9a OUTSpokin’ Free Ride: (All Abilities) – Tour de Parks fun ride – We will ride

on quiet streets,bike lanes and bike paths from park to park visiting 10 green jewels in the City. The tour includes historical info about the city along the way. The views are great, the grass is green and the summer lays ahead. Join us for this popular leisure ride. 25 miles

www.outspokin.org

SWIMMING 9:30a–10a Dryland training, Open Swim Practice with a Coach 10a–12n Open Swim Practice / Video-taping Session POOL 1–3p Rip n’ Stick Diving POOL VOLLEYBALL 8a–8p Colorado Volleyball Connection: Rotating Pairs or Trips Tournament, including special fun tournament between “Babes Around Denver” and “Hip Chicks Out” Parking Lotwww.squidswimteam.org POOL

www.coloradovolleyballconnection.com

Walk-up volleyball nets available NW Park NW Park

OFF SITE ACTIVITIES June 6:

FLAG FOOTBALL 10a–4p Denver Gay & Lesbian Flag Football: Quarterfinal playoff games. Cranmer

Park (3rd Ave & Bellaire). Come out and watch as we host our playoffs. Games begin at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. BBQ and beer after each game.

www.denvergayflagfootball.com

SCOOTERS Colorado Chaos Scooter Rally hosted by SQREAM: June 4–6 Cranmer Parkhttp://www.coloradochaos.org

SOFTBALL Denver Area Softball League: Division Play

TENNIS Denver Area Tennis Enthusiasts: Rocky Mtn Open www.denverareasoftballleague.org Vanderbilt Parkwww.denverareatennis.net Gates Center Parking Recommended at Cook Park Recreation Center on Cherry Creek South Drive 1st Annual Celebrating friendship, solidarity and fair play in the LGBT Community June 5 & 6, 2010 www.TeamColoradoUSA.org

Team Colorado Hosts the Cologne Gay Games Representatives

MONDAY  MARCH  29th 5pm until 9pm   Hamburger Marys  700 E 17th St  Denver

They can answer many of your questions about the Gay Games VIII in Cologne, Germany.

TEAM COLORADO 2010 ANNUAL MEETING

Took Place on Sunday March 21st  at Hamburger Marys  700 East 17th Ave Denver

Elections were held and a new Executive Board voted in and new officers appointed….

Wow..some big news….Team Colorado gave roaring support to sponsoring with R.Tony Smith and other GLBT organizations..for the First Ever Denver Sports Festival.  We hope to offer a Volleyball tournament, Swimming Events, a Fun Run, a Basketball tournament, a Cycling event, Soccer and Rugby competition, and many other events..at Cook Park. More on this to come….

We discussed possible new Team Colorado trading pins, shirts or attire for the Gay Games and/or OutGames.  We also heard an Update about the GLISA North America OutGames (Vancouver July 2011).

Team Colorado at the Opening Ceremonies of the 2009 Copenhagen OutGames