PARIS 2018

From 4 to 12 August 2018


Discover the GAY GAMES

Competition open to everyone,
regardless of the level!
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More than a competiton, our philosophy : People First

Since 1982, the Gay Games have brought together people from all over the world, with diversity, respect, equality, solidarity, and sharing.
With sport a common theme for inclusion, the Gay Games are open to all, young or old, athlete or artist, experienced or novice, gay or straight.
For athletes, artists, supporters, spectators, donors, volunteers, conference participants, sponsors, or simply anyone interested in this project, everyone has a role to play at the Gay Games and help to progress our society.

Rendez-vous in Paris in 2018, where we will share together some moments rich in emotion.

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15 000


Cultural events


Monday September 19th, 2016

Parrain : Jean-Paul Gaultier, supports Paris 2018!

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Since his candidature to organize the tenth edition of the Gay Games, Jean-Paul Gaultier is a committed parrain by the side of Paris 2018.


Friday September 9th, 2016

Sport: Registration for tennis is now open!

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Paris 2018 is pleased to announce that registration for tennis is now open!
A 60€ early bird tennis fee, specific for the new registrants only, will be available from Saturday 4 Sept. to Sunday 18 Sept. 2016. After 18 September, the tennis fee will be 70€.


Do you share our values? You dream of participating in a worldwide event? Register for the greatest sporting and cultural event along with 15,000 attendees from over 70 countries.

Book your favorite activity now! Take advantage of our preferred price “Early Birds” fot the next 1,000 registrations before 30 September 2016. The sooner you register, the more you save.

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Our public partners

« From the start of this project, I chose to make a commitment beside the team of Paris 2018 - as an athlete professional, as sports passionate but also as a woman and as a citizen. That is why I invite you right now to join us: Gay Games are a big party in which each can participate. »


Laura FLESSEL is one of the most famous French champions. She is the patron of PARIS 2018 GAY GAMES 10



Universal principles, human values

The GAY GAMES are based on the three guiding principles of Participation, Inclusion and Personal Best™.
A philosophy that goes beyond mere competition and promotes human values ​​above all.










A federation of energy

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GAY GAMES benefit from the support of multiple associations sharing the same values.


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Our first partners

Paris 2018 will have the pleasure to welcome you to one of the most beautiful destinations of the world. In order to offer the best possible experience at the most attractive cost, Paris 2018 recommends you to book your accommodation starting now, transportation and excursions through our first official partners KTS France and misterb&b.

From youth hostels to boutique hotels, not to forget bed and breakfast and apartment rental or even palaces in the heart of the beautiful “City of Light”, Paris – they have selected a wide range of accommodation solutions at all prices with special conditions for Paris 2018.

  • KTS France is our official partner for hotel bookings and transport (by air, train…) in Europe and from your home and offers a great choice of excursions in and outside Paris to make your stay in France memorable
  • Misterb&b is our official partner for bed and breakfast and apartment rentals that would allow you to “stay like a gay local”!

Make sure to get the best – book now !


A community-based project thanks to your donations

Paris 2018 is a non-profit association recognized by the Ministry of Youth and Sport. Thanks to your donations, Paris 2018 also benefits from the presence of its distinguished and diverse supporters: Laura Fessel, Pierre Bergé, Isabelle Lamour, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Emmeline Ndongue, Ryadh Sallem and Lilian Thuram.



As an example, in order to
offer 500 participation’s scholarships,
we have collected as of today

84,741 €

for an expected budget of 200,000 €

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