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Friday 01 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Sport in the Park17:30 Sport in the Park Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Fancy yourself as a pitcher or fielder? Always wanted to try a different type of football? Wish you could impress everyone in the park with your frisbee skills?

  3. Football Taster20:00 Football Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Saltire Thistle are running football taster sessions for festival Fortnight

Saturday 02 June
  1. Edinburgh Frontrunners- Run Taster 09:50 Edinburgh Frontrunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Always wanted to get into running? Heres your chance!

  2. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  3. Children's Storytelling Session with Rachel Plummer11:00 Children's Storytelling Session with Rachel Plummer Social / Edinburgh

    Selkies and kelpies and wulvers – oh my!

  4. KnockOut- Boxing Taster 13:00 KnockOut- Boxing Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Fancy learning to box? Knockout Glasgow is offering free taster sessions.

  5. LGBTIQ+ Pool Party 16:15 LGBTIQ+ Pool Party Sports (Youth) / Ayr

    A free, friendly, fun pool party!

  6. Timed Run18:00 Timed Run Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Come and set your pace in this competition free and inclusive tournament.

  7. Queer AF Cabaret: LEAP Sports Scotland 19:30 Queer AF Cabaret: LEAP Sports Scotland Celebration / Edinburgh

    Come along to the launch party for Festival Fortnight!

Sunday 03 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster10:30 Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Love running? Complete novice? Whoever you are, come and try running with Glasgow FrontRunners

  3. Outdoor Lads- Ayr to Dunure Coastal Walk11:00 Outdoor Lads- Ayr to Dunure Coastal Walk Outdoor / Ayr

    This seven mile walk, although mostly on the flat, will take you along some rocky stretches of coastline, past harbours once used by smugglers and fishermen, sandy beaches and ruins of 16th century castles.

  4. Swimming For TIQ+ People Discussion Panel11:30 Swimming For TIQ+ People Discussion Panel Talks/Debates / Glasgow

    Join LEAP Sports Scotland, Scottish Swimming, Seahorses and activists from across Europe for this discussion panel on Trans, Intersex, Queer plus (TIQ+) people in swimming. As part of Festival Fortnight, this event will explore the issues faced by TIQ+ people in swimming and seek to identify areas for improvement. The discussion precedes the Seahorses One Mile Relay Gala, a trans including non-binary event for all abilities.

  5. Seahorses- One Mile Relay Gala14:00 Seahorses- One Mile Relay Gala Sports (Fun) / Glasgow

    Seahorses Trans and Non-binary swimming will return as part of LEAP Festival Fortnight. The event is a one-off gala at the original venue of Whitehill Pool in Glasgow. The event is FREE!

  6. OUT in The West End14:00 OUT in The West End Outdoor / Glasgow

    Celebrate Festival Fortnight and join LEAP Sports Bill at the very first walk of OUT on Sundays, Glasgow’s LGBTQI+ all abilities walking group.

Monday 04 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Sport in the Park17:30 Sport in the Park Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Fancy yourself as a pitcher or fielder? Always wanted to try a different type of football? Wish you could impress everyone in the park with your frisbee skills?

  3. Stirling Summer Cycle Taster 18:00 Stirling Summer Cycle Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Stirling

    If you don’t have a bike or are unable to bring one just let us know and we’ll provide one. If you’d like to bring children please also just let us know, so we can accommodate them too.

Tuesday 05 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. A Walking Tour of UoG with the UoG LGBT+ Staff Network12:00 A Walking Tour of UoG with the UoG LGBT+ Staff Network Exhibitions and Tours / Glasgow

    The UofG LGBT+ Staff Network invite you to join them for a stroll as part of LEAP Sports’ Festival Fortnight.

  3. Aberdeen LGBT Rock Climbing taster18:00 Aberdeen LGBT Rock Climbing taster Sports (Come and Try) / Aberdeen

    Whether you are new to climbing or looking for a new sport, come along and try RGU Sport’s Rock Climbing taster!

  4. LGBT Basketball- Basketball Taster 18:45 LGBT Basketball- Basketball Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    LGBT Basketball Group is a friendly and informal weekly group for LGBTQI beginners and regular players alike. This friendly and accommodating group are welcoming LGBTQI people to come along and try out basketball for Festival Fortnight.

  5. Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster18:45 Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Love running? Complete novice? Whoever you are, come and try running with Glasgow FrontRunners

  6. Colinton Squashers- Squash Taster 19:00 Colinton Squashers- Squash Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Ever wanted to try out squash?

Wednesday 06 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Sport in the Park17:30 Sport in the Park Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Fancy yourself as a pitcher or fielder? Always wanted to try a different type of football? Wish you could impress everyone in the park with your frisbee skills?

  3. Indoor Climbing18:30 Indoor Climbing Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Indoor climbing centres offer the challenges of climbing that you’ll find on natural outdoor structures; simply indoors. It’s a fun way to stay fit, you will quickly begin to develop arm, back, finger, and core strength as a result of the many reaches and holds that are repeated through the completion of the climb.

  4. Edinburgh Frontrunners- Run Taster 18:50 Edinburgh Frontrunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Always wanted to get into running? Heres your chance!

  5. Tartan Touch19:00 Tartan Touch Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Tartan Touch is a great game for newcomers whilst offering faster paced options for those with experience.

  6. Proud Huddle CSC Pub Quiz19:00 Proud Huddle CSC Pub Quiz Social / Glasgow

    Proud Huddle C.S.C Quiz Night (as part of LEAP Sport Scotland’s Festival Fortnight)

Thursday 07 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Waterski and Wakeboard LGBTI open session17:00 Waterski and Wakeboard LGBTI open session Sports (Come and Try) / Stirling

    Experience the thrill of waterski and wakeboard in a friendly, safe, LGBTI environment. All skill levels are welcome.

  3. Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster18:15 Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Love running? Complete novice? Whoever you are, come and try running with Glasgow FrontRunners

  4. Panel Discussion with SWAN Network19:00 Panel Discussion with SWAN Network Talks/Debates / Glasgow

    Glasgow will host the European Championships this year. Does sport have a role to play in equality and human rights?

  5. HotScots Social Quiz19:30 HotScots Social Quiz Social / Edinburgh

    Prefer the social side of football? well look no further, after the success of last years event, HotScots social quiz is returning to our festival fortnight programme.

  6. Truegrip - Badminton Taster 20:00 Truegrip - Badminton Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    If you have always wanted to give badminton a go then look no further, try it out with this friendly LGBTI+ amateur and social badminton club. This event will be fun and friendly and a great way to meet likeminded people and learn a bit more about badminton and how to get involved with true grip!

Friday 08 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Youth Sports Day14:00 Youth Sports Day Sports (Youth) / Edinburgh

    Join LGBT Youth Scotland for this fun sports day

  3. Sport in the Park17:30 Sport in the Park Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Fancy yourself as a pitcher or fielder? Always wanted to try a different type of football? Wish you could impress everyone in the park with your frisbee skills?

  4. Football Taster20:00 Football Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Saltire Thistle are running football taster sessions for festival Fortnight

  5. HotScots- Football Taster 20:00 HotScots- Football Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Like football but don’t know where you can play in a safe, welcoming environment?

Saturday 09 June
  1. Edinburgh Frontrunners- Run Taster 09:50 Edinburgh Frontrunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Always wanted to get into running? Heres your chance!

  2. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  3. Quidditch Exhibition Match and Taster Session 13:00 Quidditch Exhibition Match and Taster Session Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Quidditch is one of the world’s only truly gender-inclusive full contact sports, with over 50 competitive teams in the UK.

  4. KnockOut- Boxing Taster 13:00 KnockOut- Boxing Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Fancy learning to box? Knockout Glasgow is offering free taster sessions.

  5. Ladies Recreational Football - 5-a-side Football Tournament14:00 Ladies Recreational Football - 5-a-side Football Tournament Sports (Competition) / Glasgow

    Fancy a fun, friendly kick-about?

  6. Timed Run18:00 Timed Run Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Come and set your pace in this competition free and inclusive tournament.

Sunday 10 June
  1. Scottish Cycling- Track Taster 09:00 Scottish Cycling- Track Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    LGBTI? Come and give track cycling a go at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome.

  2. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  3. Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster10:30 Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Love running? Complete novice? Whoever you are, come and try running with Glasgow FrontRunners

  4. LEAP Sports Scotland Open Badminton Tournament 12:30 LEAP Sports Scotland Open Badminton Tournament Sports (Competition) / Edinburgh

    Edinburgh Racqueteers will host the National LGBTI Open Badminton Tournament on Sunday 10th June at Westwoods Health Club, Edinburgh, as part of LEAP’s Festival Fortnight.

  5. Come and Try Roller with Auld Reekie Roller Girls 13:00 Come and Try Roller with Auld Reekie Roller Girls Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Come and try roller derby with the Auld Reekie Roller Girls!

  6. LGBT Equality Evening- Challenging Discrimination 17:00 LGBT Equality Evening- Challenging Discrimination Conference / Highlands

    The Ross County Foundation would like to host an LGBT Equality Football Evening in partnership with Ross County Football Club

Monday 11 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Zine Making Workshop 17:30 Zine Making Workshop Social / Edinburgh

    Edinburgh Zine Library is an archive and reference library of self-published material currently housed in the Art and Design Library at Edinburgh Central Library

  3. Sport in the Park17:30 Sport in the Park Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Fancy yourself as a pitcher or fielder? Always wanted to try a different type of football? Wish you could impress everyone in the park with your frisbee skills?

  4. Prestwick Coastal Rowing Taster Session17:30 Prestwick Coastal Rowing Taster Session Sports (Come and Try) / Ayr

    This intergenerational rowing event is a must for anyone who wants to try out coastal rowing and will have you working out your sea legs and rowing muscles. You may even get the opportunity for some seal spotting!

  5. Stirling Summer Cycle Taster 18:00 Stirling Summer Cycle Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Stirling

    If you don’t have a bike or are unable to bring one just let us know and we’ll provide one. If you’d like to bring children please also just let us know, so we can accommodate them too.

Tuesday 12 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Memory Lane: A Primary School Sports Day18:30 Memory Lane: A Primary School Sports Day Sports (Youth) / Edinburgh

    Do you wish you could experience sport with the childlike joy you once knew?

  3. Union Canal Evening Walk18:30 Union Canal Evening Walk Sports (Come and Try) / Falkirk

    A ten mile evening walk in West Lothian

  4. Horses for Everyone 18:30 Horses for Everyone Sports (Fun) / Glasgow

    Horses take everyone as equal and are a great fun way to explore physical and mental fitness.

  5. LGBT Basketball- Basketball Taster 18:45 LGBT Basketball- Basketball Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    LGBT Basketball Group is a friendly and informal weekly group for LGBTQI beginners and regular players alike. This friendly and accommodating group are welcoming LGBTQI people to come along and try out basketball for Festival Fortnight.

  6. Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster18:45 Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Love running? Complete novice? Whoever you are, come and try running with Glasgow FrontRunners

  7. Colinton Squashers- Squash Taster 19:00 Colinton Squashers- Squash Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Ever wanted to try out squash?

Wednesday 13 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Sport in the Park17:30 Sport in the Park Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Fancy yourself as a pitcher or fielder? Always wanted to try a different type of football? Wish you could impress everyone in the park with your frisbee skills?

  3. Indoor Climbing18:30 Indoor Climbing Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Indoor climbing centres offer the challenges of climbing that you’ll find on natural outdoor structures; simply indoors. It’s a fun way to stay fit, you will quickly begin to develop arm, back, finger, and core strength as a result of the many reaches and holds that are repeated through the completion of the climb.

  4. Masculinity, The Body and Sexuality with Colin McGuire18:30 Masculinity, The Body and Sexuality with Colin McGuire Social / Ayr

    Performance poet Colin McGuire presents a spoken word set focused on masculinity, the body and sexuality within a sport setting followed by a Q&A and social.

  5. Edinburgh Frontrunners- Run Taster 18:50 Edinburgh Frontrunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Always wanted to get into running? Heres your chance!

  6. Tartan Touch19:00 Tartan Touch Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Tartan Touch is a great game for newcomers whilst offering faster paced options for those with experience.

Thursday 14 June
  1. Croquet on the Lawn 10:00 Croquet on the Lawn Sports (Come and Try) / Edinburgh

    Try out croquet at Cockenzie House and Gardens community hub this Festival Fortnight

  2. Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster18:15 Glasgow FrontRunners- Run Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Love running? Complete novice? Whoever you are, come and try running with Glasgow FrontRunners

  3. Truegrip - Badminton Taster 20:00 Truegrip - Badminton Taster Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    If you have always wanted to give badminton a go then look no further, try it out with this friendly LGBTI+ amateur and social badminton club. This event will be fun and friendly and a great way to meet likeminded people and learn a bit more about badminton and how to get involved with true grip!

Friday 15 June
  1. Rainbow Rollers LGBTI Roller Disco21:30 Rainbow Rollers LGBTI Roller Disco Sports (Come and Try) / Glasgow

    Roller Stop have disco lights, music and plenty of roller skates. All you need to do is bring a smile.

Saturday 16 June
  1. Pride Run09:30 Pride Run Celebration / Edinburgh

    5k run of pride flags and colour

  2. Football Tour of Glasgow14:00 Football Tour of Glasgow Exhibitions and Tours / Glasgow

    FOOTBALL TOUR OF GLASGOW

  3. Football Tour of Glasgow16:00 Football Tour of Glasgow Exhibitions and Tours / Glasgow

    FOOTBALL TOUR OF GLASGOW

Sunday 17 June
  1. Bute Pride Sunday Hike13:45 Bute Pride Sunday Hike Outdoor / Ayr

    Ayrshire LGBTQ Group is orgainising a lovely walk as part of Bute Pride LGBT weekender!