Sports + Recreation

Beantown Soft-Tip Dart League
The Beantown Soft-Tip Dart League (BSDL) is a not-for-profit soft tip dart league. Matches are played at and sponsored by local gay and lesbian bars in Boston, as well as several individually sponsored teams.

Boston, MA

Beantown Softball League 
Founded in 1978, the Beantown Softball League is the largest athletic organization open to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and heterosexual people in New England. The League fosters sportsmanship, friendly competition, and access to the sport of slow-pitch softball.

Boston, MA

Big Gay Al’s Duckpin BOWLING League
Big Gay Al’s Bowling League strives to provide a fun, positive environment for the LGBTQQ community Summer Session Starts May 12th-August 18th at Town Hall Lanes, Tuesday nights 7:15-9:30 PM

1463 Atwood Ave #7
Johnston, RI 02919

Boston Gay Basketball League
The Boston Gay Basketball League was founded in 1994 to create a basketball environment with competition and sportsmanship for the LGBT community & friends.

Boston, MA

Boston Gay Rowers
A social group for LGBT rowers in the Boston area.

Boston, MA

Boston Ironsides Rugby Football Club
We are native Bostonians and players from all over this country – and others. We are gay, straight, and somewhere in between. Our differences make us stronger as a team, and every new member adds to that strength.

Boston, MA

Boston Pride Hockey
Boston Pride Hockey, Inc is New England’s premier LGBT ice hockey organization.

Boston, MA

Boston Strikers
The Boston Strikers Soccer Club is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1987 to give LGBT soccer players the opportunity to connect outside the traditional bar scene.  To this day, the club strives to offer players a space to make friendships through a sport that we all love.

Boston, MA

Chiltern Mountain Club 
Chiltern Mountain Club (CMC) was founded in 1978 by Sturgis Haskins.  At the time he lived in Boston.  He posted an ad in a local paper asking follow gay men and lesbians to join him for a hike up Mt. Wachusett in central Massachusetts.  Since then, the club grew into New England’s largest and only gay and lesbian outdoor recreation club.

Braintree, MA

Frontrunners Boston
Frontrunners Boston is Boston’s first gay and lesbian running club, founded in 1979. Every Saturday morning, we meet and go running along the Charles River.

Boston, MA

Front Runners Rhode Island Running Group
A group of diverse, gregarious and health-conscious folks who also happen to be LGBTQ. A United States Chapter of International Frontrunners, we welcome LGBTQ runners and allies from all over the world.  Thursdays at 6PM at corner of Blackstone Blvd and Hope Street in Providence.

1100 Hope St
Providence, RI 02906

GALA Bowling League
Season begins in August and plays at East Providence Lanes.  Sunday evenings at 5:50 PM.

80 Newport Avenue
East Providence, RI 02916

Gay Kickball
Join the 1000’s playing with around the country. We will be starting our Second Season in Boston on Sunday April 29th. Feel free to come to our free welcome all pick up games on Sunday April 22nd at 11am at Moakley Park.

1005 Columbia Road
Boston, MA 02127

Greater Boston’s Flag Football League for the LGBTQ and Ally Community 
FLAG Flag Football is a recreational football club. We play on Saturday mornings in the fall and spring. All skill levels are encouraged to participate. We play with flags and try to minimize contact.

Boston, MA

Whether you’re gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or friends of the LGBTQ Community, Liquid Assets New England Swimming (LANES) is an inclusive team that celebrates diversity.

Boston, MA

Monday Night Bowling League
The official season begins on Monday September 11 at Boston Bowl. Practice will begin at 7:00pm but new members are encouraged to arrive early for registration.

820 Morrissey Boulevard
Dorchester, MA 02122

Ocean State Pride Volleyball League
The Ocean State Pride Volleyball League was formed to provide an alternative venue to meet, socialize and play volleyball with others in the greater Providence LGBTQ community.  The league generally plays 10 weeks during each season with an open registration and nominal fee. Play at Kent County YMCA

900 Centerville Road
Warwick, RI 02886

OutRyders is New England’s largest gay and lesbian ski and snowboard club. We’re all about great friends, great mountain fun, and great times together at off-mountain social events.

Boston, MA

Providence Gay Football League 

7 vs. 7 co-ed flag football league.  Our league’s vision is to create a safe and inclusive environment where people, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity, can participate in a competitive and friendly team sport, develop a social support system, and build lifelong friendships. In addition to football, our league will engage other area non-profit organizations to donate time and resources to improve the lives of LGTBQ+ people in Rhode Island.

Registration is now open for the Spring!  Play at North Country Club Field in Warwick.

North Country Club Field
160 Monroe Street
Warwick, RI 02888

 Providence Womens Rugby Club
Practice begins in Summer at Drummond Field, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30 PM.

55 Shipyard Street
Providence, RI 02905

Renaissance City Softball League
Our mission is to foster and coordinate local and national amateur competition, to promote sportsmanlike conduct, and to provide positive social activities for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender communities and their allies.  Season Begins in April.

Hank Soar Fields
500 Prospect Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860

Stonewall Sports
Billiards and Dodgeball Leagues

Boston, MA

Tennis 4 All
Tennis4All is a Boston, MA area tennis organization which fosters and promotes goodwill, fellowship, and healthy competition among tennis players in the gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans, queer and ally community.

Boston, MA

Women’s Boston Gay Basketball League
In the Greater Boston Area free from discrimination on the basis of race, religion, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, or sexual orientation, with special emphasis on the participation of the LGBTQ community.

Boston, MA

Yankee Cruising Club
The Yankee Cruising Club was founded in 1983 to bring LGBTQ boaters together to meet, make friends and most importantly get out on the water.

Providence, RI 02906