Pride Youth Games
A yearly residential for LGBTIQ young people
Pride Youth Games is a yearly weekend residential for 16-25 year old lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, non-binary, queer and other diversely identifying young people.
It provides a space to meet and get to know other young people from across the UK, and is a chance to try out different sports and activities in a safe, inclusive and validating environment, and an opportunity to explore wellbeing for LGBTIQ+ young people.
Activities over the years have included
- wheelchair basketball
Pride Youth Games rotates between Scotland, Wales and England and is held in a different place each year: Carlisle in 2015, Stirling in 2016, Pembrokeshire in 2018 and Manchester in 2019. The events occur in partnership with Pride Sports and LGBT+ Sport Cymru.
Pride Youth Games was due to return to Scotland in 2021 but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, has now had to be rescheduled and will take place in Largs, August 12th-14th 2022. For more information about Largs, visit here. The weekend will be in sportscotland National Sports Training Centre Inverclyde - for more information on the venue, visit here.
Sign-ups will be active closer to the time.