Joint Partnership with HCPSS

December 22, 2021

Season’s Greetings! We are honored to announce a new joint partnership with the Howard County Public School System. Together, we will support LGBTQIA+ students and their families with resources and services in sports and fitness.  Let’s encourage ALL kids to be active and feel seen! We look forward to exploring future partnership events and collaborating … Read More

Movement Gyms Partnership

December 13, 2021

We are so excited to finally share that Earth Treks climbing gyms are now one national community called Movement Gyms. Howdy @MovementGymsDMV on Instagram! It’s a  new name for some, but we know it’ll always be a community for all. And we have local LGBTQ DMV news to share!!! In the upcoming months, Unmatched will … Read More

Thanks to Dick’s Sporting Goods and the EVOLVE Foundation

December 7, 2021

We thank Dick’s and the EVOLVE Foundation for recognizing the need for more LGBTQ+ visibility in sports. Just as these two generous foundations firmly believe that sports provide the structure, foundation for discipline, and create hope for a better future— We too believe that sports create a bridge— for LGBTQ+ youth to be ACTIVE, to … Read More

Giving Tuesday

November 30, 2021

Please consider giving to Unmatched Athlete this #GivingTuesday to support our mission and our upcoming 2022 biweekly pickup game schedule.  This year has seen so many triumphs for LGBTQ+ rights, and yet there are so many hurdles to overcome in the sports. Unfortunately, there are still many negative examples of overcoming taboos, toxic masculinity, and … Read More

Joint Partnership with GLSEN Maryland

November 23, 2021

We are excited to announce that we will be partnering with GLSEN Maryland! For those who aren’t familiar with GLSEN Maryland, they support students and educators locally, organizing around LGBTQ-affirming public policy, planning teacher trainings, and hosting events for students, educators, parents, and allies. We are thrilled to let you know that we are working … Read More

Thank you Baltimore Ravens Foundation!

August 4, 2021

We want to thank The Baltimore Ravens Foundation for awarding us a 2021 Play 60 Grant. We are incredibly humbled and excited for the recognition. We look forward to creating a space that is welcoming and safe for LGBTQ+ athletes. This is just the beginning! Ultimately, our goal is to create more representation for LGBTQ+ … Read More

Call for Board Members

August 3, 2021

Call for Board Members: The board of Unmatched Athlete is seeking committed board members. We’re seeking candidates with backgrounds in sports or fitness, marketing, accounting, or law. In addition, we are actively seeking people of color, women, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. Those interested can e-mail a couple sentences describing their interest and background. … Read More

Recognition by the City of Baltimore

July 29, 2021

Many Thanks to the City of Baltimore and to Mayor Scott’s Office of Children and Family Success for their recognition of our budding work! Their support means the world to us. Join us for our first meet-and-greet Aug 14 and for our big launch Sat 25. Park locations TBA! Join us for our first meet-and-greet … Read More