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Hockey ACT Pride Round

Thursday 22nd - Sunday 25th June 2023
 

Hockey ACT is excited to present our annual Pride Round for 2023. The aim of the round is to celebrate and support the LGBTQI+ community.  We welcome all clubs to join us in celebrating the round. We encourage clubs to celebrate through taking part in the initiatives planned, and increasing visibility across the weekend.

PRIDE ROUND INFORMATION GUIDE


 

PRIDE ROUND SOCIAL MEDIA ASSETS

Share photos of your team repping the rainbow throughout the round with a social media frame. Let the Hockey ACT community know how your team and hockey support the LGBTQI+ community. 

Download yours today, and don’t forget to tag Hockey ACT in your posts!

Social Media Frame

Banner

Shirt Stickers


 

LGBTQI+ CLUBS AND MEMBER TRAINING

Date: Thursday 22nd June, 2023
Time: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: Online - Link will be provided to all participants

Hosted by Pride in Sport, this training session is an insightful and informative presentation on how to be an ally for LGBTQI+ members. The training is open to all members and will provide tips and perspectives on education, resources and support for the LGBTQI+ community.

REGISTER HERE

This training will equip, clubs and members to:

  • Ensure LGBTQI+ members have a safe and effective pathway into club hockey
  • Better support current LGBTQI+ members in club networks
  • Provide resources to support our members needs

 


 

DRAG BINGO

Friday 23rd June, 2023
6pm to 8pm

PickupStix Cafe
196 Mouat st Lyneham ACT, 2602

Drag Bingo Night is a fun night open to all community members held during Hockey ACT Pride Round. The night, hosted by Phish and Phreak Drag Company, will celebrate the round with our members and aim to increase awareness for the LGBTQI+ community.

 Delivered in conjunction with @phishandphreakproductions we look forward to celebrating Pride Round with you all! There will be some great prizes on offer!

Whilst this event is open to all, we recommend anyone under 18 is accompanied by an adult.

Register Here


MORE INFORMATION & CONTACT

For more information on the LGBTQI+ space at Hockey ACT, please visit our website: https://www.hockeyact.org.au/lgbtqi-inclusion/

 


 

HOW YOU CAN SUPPORT PRIDE ROUND

Celebrating diversity; within your team or club across the round and throughout the season

Promoting visibility via; social media posts, rainbow socks, shirt or uniforms, displaying Pride and Trans flags and wearing rainbow pins or accessories

Educating yourselves and your teams through the Pride Information Guide distributed or at the online Ally Training provided by Hockey ACT and Pride in Sport (Thursday 22nd June, 2023).

Promoting positive dialogue; start the conversation around how you can be more inclusive

Stamp out all forms of Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia in our community

 

If you would like to contribute to the round or find out how you can show your support, please get in contact with Emilie at participation@hockeyact.org.au or call (02) 6189 0570.


 

PRIDE AMBASSADORS

Hockey ACT is very Proud to announce our Pride Ambassadors for Pride Round 2023:

Davis Atkin (he/him) – Wests

Jess Cox (she/her) – Tuggeranong

Jesse Thearle (she/her) – Tuggeranong

Lachlan Woods (he/him) – St Patricks

Harriet Whyte (she/her) – North Canberra Eagles

Jill Hilton (she/her) – United

Bernard Williams (he/him) – Central

Rob Sheekey (he/him) - Hockey ACT

Dan Borrett (he/him) - OCHC

If you'd like to get involved or become a Pride Ambassador, please contact the Hockey ACT Office at participation@hockeyact.org.au

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