Ten Pin Bowling tournament big success

Besi Besemar February 28, 2013


Twenty four teams competed at the annual Brighton Lesbian And Gay Sports Society (BLAGSS) ten Pin Bowling Tournament on Tuesday, February 26 at the Bowlplex in Brighton Marina to decide who is this years top bowling team. BLAGSS took over the compete Bowlplex at Brighton Marina for the night and every lane was filled by an LGBT organisation. The atmosphere was brilliant and it was great to see so many organisations socialising and chatting with each other.


The crown was taken by the Brighton Lesbian and Gay Sports Society (BLAGSS) Badminton Team with BLAGSS Bowling Team second and their Tennis team third. Brighton Gay’s Mens Chorus came top of the non sports groups taking part in the tournament coming in fourth.


Final placings were:

1.    BLAGSS Badminton Group
2.   BLAGSS Bowling Group
3.   BLAGSS Tennis Group
4.   Brighton Gay Men’s Chorus
5.   BLAGSS Football Group
6.   BLAGSS Softball Group
8.   Girls in Golf Society
9.   Beardy Boys
10. BLAGSS Walking Group
11. BLAGSS Running Group
12. Outdoor Lads Group
13. Gscene Magazine
15. Bear-Patrol
16. LGBT Switchboard
17. New Steine Hotel and Bistro
18. Terrence Higgins Trust (THT)
19. Bowl-in-One
20. Bear-Patrol Beavers
22.  Stonewall Stars / Walking Group
23.  Allsorts Youth Project
24.  Sussex University LGBTQ


BLAGSS are holding a Mega Charity Quiz to benefit MindOut, the LGBT mental health project on Wednesday, March 13,  at the A-Bar on Marine Parade. Get there at 7.30pm for an 8pm start.

Registration is £3 per person which includes a raffle ticket. Teams can show up on the night but if possible pre-register at if you can.

What:  Mega Charity Quiz to benefit MindOut Mental Health Project

When: Wednesday, March 13, 19:30 for 20:00 start

Where: The A Bar, 11-12 Marine Parade, Brighton BN2 1TL

Cost:     £3 per team member, including a raffle ticket