Tennis Ireland announces affiliation of Out2Tennis

Tennis Ireland announces affiliation of Out2Tennis

As Ireland proudly celebrates Dublin Pride this week, one of Ireland’s largest celebrations of diversity and inclusion, Tennis Ireland are proud to be a continued supporter of Out2Tennis.  This relationship is further cemented by the announcement that Out2Tennis are affiliating with Tennis Ireland.

Out2Tennis is Ireland’s only LGBTQ+ tennis group, established for almost 10 years. Their aim is to provide the opportunity for members of the LGBTQ+ community and their friends to come together and play tennis, regardless of their playing level while also giving them the opportunity to enjoy social and competitive tennis. 

Out2Tennis are avid supporters of Dublin Pride and promoting the positive and diverse world of tennis. This year they are set to march in the Pride parade, so why not give a shout-out, a wave or if you want to find out more about Out2Tennis, they are contactable via 

Speaking about the announcement, Richard Fahey (CEO of Tennis Ireland) said: “Tennis is truly a sport for life for everyone.  We are delighted that Out2Tennis are affiliating with Tennis Ireland and we look forward to developing more tournaments with Out2Tennis going forward”.

Dan Comerford, President Out2Tennis, added:

‘Out2Tennis is a champion for celebrating the LGBTQ+ community all year round, with a special focus placed on Dublin Pride, each year proudly marching in the parade. The reason being that tennis is a diverse sport, a sport for all and for life. Dublin pride is a key opportunity for us to promote a positive image of LGBTQ+ in sport’.