I ended up on the ad-hoc Wizards clothing committee (me, Johannes and Ray), trying to figure out what to wear as we march into the opening ceremonies of the Outgames, which is just four weeks from tomorrow! We decided on t-shirts—after all it is late-July so staying comfortable is important—and we reached out to Chris, [...]
Ok, so it’s not really training camp, but it is ice time with the Wizards before the team goes to Montreal. Captain Johannes has set up ice time for the Montreal team, as well as the other Wizards, on July 9 and July 16. It will be great to see what it feels like to [...]
The Ordinals had their best game ever against the Blizzard last night. It wasn’t a win, but we did manage an overtime loss, posting a 3-4 game. I was skeptical mid-second period that we’d even come that close. But, once the team settled a bit and started playing some fundamental hockey, we got two points [...]
Ok, so this isn’t a post about hockey, but about something that happened in another NYC gay sports organization. The Outsports.com website reported this week that a rugby team refused to play the Gotham Knights, an NYC gay rugby team, when the Knights would not confirm that everyone on the team was HIV negative. It’s [...]
I took the plunge last week and bought new skates. It got to the point I didn’t have much of a choice because when I was taking the skates off two weeks ago, the tongue to one of them came off in my hand. I made it work for a couple weeks, but while I [...]
The article I was interviewed for–and had pictures taken for–came out in the Village Voice today. Here’s the online version of the article. I’m still going to try to get other pictures from that shoot as well since the one with the article turned out so good.
A few posts ago I mentioned that I was getting to go to a reception given by NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg to celebrate LGBT Pride Month. The reception, which was a BBQ, was held yesterday evening at Gracie Mansion, the Mayor’s official residence, and it was very cool to be there. NYCGHA had three-fourths of [...]