The 11th anniversary of The Straits Games (TSG) returns to Phuket, offering a chance for gay groups from around Asia to compete in various sports and social events from October 12 to 14, 2012. This is the third time for Phuket as the host, having staged it previously in 2006 and 2007. Participants will compete in a range of sports including volleyball, bowling, badminton, squash and swimming.
This event was first initiated by the Malaysia’s Leadership Programme for Gays (LPG) and Singapore’s Men-After-Work (MAW). Over the years is has generated interest from countries around Asia. The organizers say it promises to be “a very exciting event with many of our friends from Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand, Japan, the Philippines and China participating”.
The games are open to both Thais and foreigners, and anyone interested in competing should contact Vickky at +66 (0)84 848 7963, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org