Members of the Compete Sports Diversity Leadership Committee held a planning meeting in Phoenix March 1-3, 2019. The committee meeting produced the following results.
- The Compete Sports Diversity Leadership Council (SDLC) has adopted a new name. It will now be known as the Compete Sports Diversity Council.
- Compete Sports Diversity has updated its mission statement:“Compete Sports Diversity is the global network of LGBTQ+ athletes, sports fans, leaders and allies sharing resources and connections that empower our community and promote diversity and inclusion.”
- Compete Sports Diversity will expand its presence at the 2020 Sin City Classic by hosting the 10th Annual Compete Sports Diversity Awards at the Sin City Classic. Compete Sports Diversity events and participation will begin on Wednesday, January 15 and run through Saturday, January 18.
Department of Defense Highlights Compete Sports Diversity
The United States Department of Defense has created a diversity course for high school students that includes highlighting Compete Sports Diversity Magazine. We are honored to be recognized by the Department of Defense and to be used as an educational tool for high school students.
$ponsorship Opportunitie$ Available for Members
The Compete Sports Diversity Council continues to seek sponsorship opportunities for our members. We are working with a number of national companies interested in supporting our members.
Please email us your tournament and event DECKS to make this opportunity work for your organization. Allow us to showcase your tournaments to these potential sponsors/partners.
NEW Webinars Coming Soon
We are currently planning our summer webinar series and would love our members to help us select topics. Share what topics would or have impacted your organizations the most?
Please contact us with your suggestions by May 15, 2019.
Member Guide Available
We have recently updated the Compete Sports Diversity Member Guide and is now available to you.
Are You a Sports Diversity Leader (SDL)?
Online courses are now available. If you are currently an SDL designee and are ready to begin the required online SDL education program please contact us for your login instructions.
Each online course takes approximately 45 minutes to complete and a new course is released each month.