This article has multiple issues. It welcomes participants of every sexual orientation and every skill level. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Sincethe need for a secondary global multisport event has been the subject of much debate, especially after the final financial figures for were released. This picture shows the German foreign minister Guido Westerwelle, Vice Chancellor of Germany from to the first openly gay person to hold either of those positions and his partner Michael Mronz at the opening ceremony of the Cologne Games in Opening Ceremony".
The government of then-Premier Bill Vander Zalm refused to fund the event.
The meeting will take place in Hong Kong in the autumn of The Gay Games is open to all. The Netherlands welcomed participants to the first European Gay Games — yellow flags with the tulip-and-triangle logo were everywhere.
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