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There are many great queer sports organizations that can get your body moving and provide a great way to connect with others in healthy ways!

Check out Team Gay City and Seattle SNAP, on our Gay City Sports page!

Other resources:

Border Riders Motorcycle Club
The Border Riders Motorcycle Club provides social and educational opportunities for members and other gay men interested in recreational motorcycle touring.

Bottom Dwellers
A lesbian, gay, and straight allies scuba diving club.

Different Spokes Cycling Club
Different Spokes is a bicycling club for the LGBT community and their friends in the Seattle/Puget Sound area.

Emerald City Softball Association
The ECSA "Open League" is open to both gay and non-gay men and women. Playing levels range from advanced to beginner and cover four divisions (A, B, C & D). Division placement depends primarily on player ability and overall team ability.

Ethyl Forever Car Club
A GLBT club for auto enthusiasts that offers encouragement, technical advice, parts leads, driving enjoyment, and shared interests.

Orca Swim Team
Dedicated to promoting the sport of swimming and to educating the public about the value of sports in community-building. An active association of gay/lesbian and gay/lesbian-friendly fitness and competitive swimmers with approximately 100 members.

A jam packed site for and by gay and lesbian sports fans and athletes. Includes news, pics and local sports links.

OUT There Adventures
OUT There Adventures (OTA) is a 501(c)(3) adventure education organization committed to fostering positive identity development, individual empowerment and improved quality of life for queer youth/young adults and their peer allies through professionally facilitated experiential education activities.

The Northwest's premiere LGBT Outdoor Adventure Club.

Puddletown Squares
Puddletown Squares is a not-for-profit corporation established to support the growth of Modern Western Square Dancing (MWSD) in Seattle, Washington. They offer classes, workshops and public dances open to all, regardless of gender or sexual orientation.

Rain City Soccer Club
The world's largest gay and lesbian soccer club, based right here in Seattle!

The Samarya Center
The Samarya Center is a 501(c)(3)organization dedicated to providing yoga and yoga therapy to people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds.

Seattle Frontrunners
Whether its walking, running casually or seriously, this group has just the right program for you...and meet new active friends too!

Seattle Gay Basketball Association/Jet City Hoops
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Jet City Hoops has changed its name to Seattle Gay Basketball Association! The Seattle Gay Basketball Association is a co-ed Gay basketball league in Seattle, the largest gay basketball league on the West Coast and one of the biggest leagues in the nation. The league was founded in the fall of 2008 as Jet City Hoops and had 8 teams participate in the first season. The league will start its 6th season in the Winter of 2014 We have over 200 members of our league! Skill levels: from beginner to college level players.

Seattle Quake Rugby
(206) 337-1346
The Northwest's first primarily gay men's rugby team, committed to bringing one of the world's most popular games to new players who may not otherwise have considered playing, as well as experienced players, coaches, fans and contributors of all ages, races and sexual orientations.

Seattle Tennis Alliance
The STA exists to further the game of tennis in the GLBT community in accordance with and as an affiliate of the national Gay & Lesbian Tennis Alliance (GLTA). The STA utilizes tennis as a sports medium to bring together members of the GLBT community and their friends.

Ski Buddies brings together members of the Pacific Northwest Lesbian and Gay community who have a common interest in winter sports.

Team Seattle
A sports network organized to promote gay athletics. Team Seattle hosts the Summer and Winter Sports Festivals and organizes Seattle's teams for the Gay Games.

The Yoga Den
(206) 355-4774
Seattle's premier yoga studio for men provides a great space for guys to experience the physical and meditative aspects of yoga, gain a better connection with yourself and others, and strengthen and deepen your spiritual identity within a community of men.