2022 LGBTQ Sports Directory

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The Twin Cities metro is home to a remarkable number of athletes who identify as members of the LGBTQ+ community. The sports that they participate in are wide-ranging, from soccer to basketball to Quidditch, and the teams are all welcoming and inclusive to new members as well as spectators. 

Whether you want to join in as a member of a team or simply cheer on these athletes from the sidelines, here’s a listing of what is out there in our community sports scene and where to find out more details about the leagues.

Check websites for shortened or curtailed seasons, or changes in practice, play, and tournaments due to ongoing COVID concerns. 

BASKETBALL

Women’s Silver Fox Basketball League
Women (age 40+) • Beginners welcome
(612) 215-4354
[email protected] 
Website: www.ywcampls.org/leagues-and-rentals/womens-basketball-leagues/  

BOCCE

Stonewall Sports – Bocce
Co-Ed • Beginners welcome
[email protected]

Website: www.stonewallminneapolis.leagueapps.com/pages/bocce

BOWLING

Hump Day Bowlers
Co-Ed
(253) 565-1007
Website: www.facebook.com/Hump-Day-Bowlers-100701201434906/  

Paul Bunyan Invitational Bowling Tournament
Co-Ed • All are welcome
Website: www.pbi-mn.com

Twin Cities Pride Bowlers
Co-Ed • LGBTQ+ and Straight-Friendly
(952) 888-9248

[email protected] 
Website: www.tcpridebowlers.com

Wednesday Rainbow League – Twin Cities
Co-Ed
[email protected]
Website: www.facebook.com/WednesdayRainbowLeague

BROOMBALL

Minnesota’s Women’s Broomball Program
Women, Non-binary Folx
[email protected]
Website: www.facebook.com/MNWBP/

CYCLING

Koochella Racing – Team Recess 
Women, FTWNB
Website: www.koochella.com  

Red Ribbon Ride
Co-Ed • All experience levels welcome
August 2022
Website: www.redribbonride.org

DODGEBALL

Stonewall Dodgeball
Co-Ed, 21+
(202) 957-2677 • [email protected] 
Website: www.stonewallminneapolis.leagueapps.com

FLAG FOOTBALL

Minnesota Gay Flag Football League (MNGFFL)
Co-Ed • All are welcome 
Website: www.mngffl.com

HOCKEY

Minnesota Whitecaps Hockey
Women Ages 18+
Website: www.whitecaps.nwhl.zone

Twin Cities Queer Hockey Association
LGBTQIA skaters • All are welcome
Website: www.facebook.com/groups/889869698333512

Women’s Hockey Association of Minnesota
Women
[email protected] 
Website: www.whamhockey.org

KICKBALL

Stonewall Kickball Minneapolis
Co-Ed, age 21+
(202) 957-2677 • [email protected] 
Website: www.stonewallminneapolis.leagueapps.com

MOTORCYCLING

Dykes on Bikes MPLS
Women
[email protected]
www.facebook.com/dykesonbikesmpls

Twin City Riders
Co-Ed • LGBTQ+ and Straight-Friendly
Website: www.twincityriders.com

OUTDOOR RECREATION

Outwoods
Co-Ed • LGBTQ+ 
Website: www.outwoods.org

QUIDDITCH

Twin Cities Quidditch Club 
Co-Ed
Website: www.twincitiesqc.com • www.facebook.com/twincitiesqc • www.usquidditch.org

RODEO

North Star Gay Rodeo Association
Co-Ed • LGBTQ+ and Straight-Friendly
Dead Broke Arena, Hugo, MN
Website: www.nsgra.org

ROLLER DERBY

Twin Cities Roller Derby
Co-Ed
Website: www.facebook.com/TwinCitiesRollerDerby/?ref=page_internal  

Minnesota Roller Derby
Women, Non-Binary, Gender Expansive people 18+
(320) 634-6674 • [email protected] 
Website: www.mnrollerderby.com  

North Star Roller Derby
Women
[email protected]
Website: www.northstarrollerderby.com

RUGBY

Mayhem RFC
Men • All experience levels welcome
[email protected]rg 
Website: www.mayhemrugby.org

Metropolis Rugby FC
Men/Women
[email protected] 
Website: www.metropolisrugby.com

Twin Cities Amazons FC
Women • All experience levels welcome
[email protected] 
Website: www.amazonrugby.org

RUNNING/WALKING

MSP Frontrunners
Running, Walking • All fitness levels welcome
Co-Ed • All inclusive 
[email protected] 
Website: www.mspfrontrunners.org

SOCCER

TC Jacks Soccer Club
Co-Ed • LGBTQ+ and Straight-Friendly
Website: www.tcjacks.org  

Minnesota Gray Ducks Soccer
Men’s, Co-Ed, Women’s • LGBTQ+ and Straight-Friendly
(651) 317-9262
Website: www.grayducks.com  

SOFTBALL

Northern Lights Women’s Softball League Women

[email protected] 
Website: www.facebook.com/nlwsl.twincities

Twin Cities Goodtime Softball League
Co-Ed
Website: www.tcgsl.leagueapps.com   

SWIMMING

Minnesota Ice Swim Club
Co-Ed • LGBTQ+ welcoming & inclusive to all 
Website: www.mniceswimclub.com

TENNIS

GLASS Tennis
Co-Ed
Website: www.glassports.org  

Stonewall Sports – Tennis
Co-Ed
[email protected]
Website: www.stonewallminneapolis.leagueapps.com

VOLLEYBALL

GLASS Volleyball
Co-Ed • All skill levels welcome
Website: www.glassports.org

Gray Ducks Sand and Indoor Volleyball
Co-Ed
(651) 317-9262
Website: www.grayducks.com/volleyball

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