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The Global Lgbtq+ Indoor Rowing Event

Posted by glrfcentral in Regatta + Rowing Camp News, 24 November 2022 · 0 views

The Global Lgbtq+ Indoor Rowing Event If you are new to the Sin City Erg , it is an indoor erg event that is part of the largest annual LGBTQ+ sporting event in the world, the Sin City Classic , that takes place in Las Vegas, Nevada United States.  The event is held on the American holiday weekend called Martin Luther King (MLK).   In 2023, there will be 27 sports at the Classic.  Each sport...


The Fear Amongst Us

Posted by glrfcentral in The GLRF View, 21 November 2022 · 0 views
acceptance, fear, action, support

Fear simmers inside every LGBTQ person.  Even as society is deemed to be ‘so accepting,’ every person who contemplates coming out today still trembles at the moment of revelation.  In video clips in 2022, you can still see people (celebrities/athletes) break down in tears, displaying the raw feeling of shame and fear associated with coming out.   What are...


First Impressions, pt 1

  Posted by Christoarpher in Rowing and Writing, 27 April 2021 · 295 views

So the second edition of First Impressions   has been out for a few weeks, and I thought I’d talk for a bit about the challenges of writing a story inspired by Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice  that not only involves gay men but is also set in the contemporary world. Since ‘gay’ is an historically bounded sexual and cultural identity, the one g...


Fall Team Challenge

Posted by ctown1983 in Concept 2 Team Challenges, 15 September 2014 · 1,598 views

Hey folks, anyone interested in the Concept 2 Fall Team Challenge   ? I just created a virtual team for GLRF. If you have a ranking profile you just need to search for GLRF within their challenge website: http://log.concept2....ents/ftc.asp


Bones Will Heal

  Posted by katecraig in True Confessions of a Female Motorcyclist, 04 August 2013 · 2,136 views

<div id="attachment_1502" class="wp-caption alignleft" style="width: 310px"><a href="http://trueconfessio...image.jpg"><img class="size-medium wp-image-1502" alt="The guardrail I t-boned." src="http://trueconfessionsofafemalem...


Even A Seawall Doesn't Stop The Ocean

Posted by DPH2002 in Mother's Beach Mutterings, 21 July 2013 · 1,694 views

rip tide currents were reaching inside the marina this morning.  got to the second to the end seaward buoy in the channel and my shell turned 30 degrees within one stroke.


Day 7: Solo Row Aborted

Posted by parasurfer in Angela's California to Hawaii Solo Row, 17 June 2013 · 2,596 views

Day 7: Solo Row Aborted Facing gale force winds and high seas and multiple bumps and bruises, Angela made the decision to abort her solo row.  Between her injuries and the sea state, it was simply impossible to row.The United States Coast Guard extracted her from the ocean at approximately 03h45 (-0700 GMT), 17 June 2013.  She was flown to the Santa Barbara Coast Guard Station....

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