Bristol Rovers WFC 'Gas Girls'
What is the goal / dream for your club?
"To become an inclusive club for all members of our City, focusing on Community, Education, Participation & Performance"
It is pride month so we want to know what you are most proud of about your club?
"We are proud of our inclusive values and our support for community groups and charities that share our mindset. We've also been superb on the pitch during our debut season."
What makes a good teammate for your club?
"A 'Gas Girls' player must be kind, hardworking, committed and have a tremendous attitude towards our club values."
Why do you think it is important for there to be LGBTIQ+ specific sports clubs/groups?
"We feel that despite the great work that goes on in football, there is still plenty of work that needs to be done, to make sure that members of the LGBTIQ+ community, are made to feel welcome and respected. This is one of our goals as we set out to become the coolest club to support in the City."
Do you have an LGBTIQ+ sporting hero?
"There are many in the Women's Football scene who continue to push for equality"
How do you think sport can benefit the LGBTIQ+ community?
"Sport can create communities and a sense of belonging. Whether you're a participant or a supporter, the power of football can create friendships for life and an identity with something that they truly believe in."
“Sport can create communities and a sense of belonging. Whether you're a participant or a supporter, the power of football can create friendships for life and an identity with something that they truly believe in.”