Rainbow Laces is back and ready to take action

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The iconic campaign, run by LGBTQ+ charity Stonewall, is back with a fresh new look and a new focus on its goals BY NIC CROSARA For the sixth year, Stonewall is launching its award-winning Rainbow Laces campaign in partnership with TeamPride. Rainbow Laces has become a symbol of LGBTQI people in sport with 12 million+ [….]

Lianne Sanderson is taking women’s football to exciting new heights

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“Having proper representation will really start to challenge that inequality” BY DIVA STAFF, IMAGE VIA ICM STELLAR SPORTS / TWITTER Football icon, TV pundit and DIVA Award winner Lianne Sanderson has announced that she is embarking on a groundbreaking new role. The gig? Overseeing the football section of ICM Stellar Sports Elite Women’s Sports division. [….]

OPINION: Sport is a human right

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Dr Rachel McKinnon explains why participation in sport is a human right – even for trans women BY DR. RACHEL MCKINNON I never wanted to be an “activist” for athlete’s rights. I just wanted to race my bike and see how far I could advance in the sport I love. So far, this has led [….]

NEWS: Nicola Adams OBE features on £20 note

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The Olympic boxer took to Instagram to celebrate her exciting achievement BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM Olympic superstar and DIVA favourite, Nicola Adams had some exciting news this week and we couldn’t be more thrilled for the Leeds-born boxing champion. Nicola Adams OBE has been awarded a new redesigned £20 bank note with her [….]

Want to get your body moving (but don’t know where to start?)

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We’ve got you covered with these LGBTQI-friendly sports clubs and communities 🎾⚽️🏀⚾️ BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE GODISABLE JACOB. With spring just around the corner, the sun making the odd (gleefully welcomed) appearance here and there, and that light March breeze, now is a 💯 time to pick up a new sport. First off, you’re not [….]