New NAGAAA Website AnnouncedWelcome to the official site for the North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA). Formed in 1977, NAGAAA is a 501c(3) international sports organization comprised of men and women dedicated to providing opportunity and access for the LGBT community to participate in organized softball competition in safe environments. Currently, more than 17,000 players from 46 cities across Canada and the United States participate in member leagues, and the best of these teams converge once a year for head-to-head competition at the annual Gay Softball World Series.

In 2017, NAGAAA celebrated its 40th Anniversary (1977-2017).For over four decades, NAGAAA has been a safe place for LGBT athletes to compete. Member cities compete in seven divisions — A, B, C, D, E, Masters C and Masters D. If your city/league is interested in joining NAGAAA, please contact us.


NAGAAA Elects First Latino Commissioner In Its 43-Year History

MILWAUKEE, WI (Sept. 24, 2020) — The North American Gay Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA) Board of Directors announces that John “Jay Jay” Deffee was recently was elected to the top position on the Board, following the resignation of Jeff Card in November of 2019. Deffee becomes the first Latino to serve as Commissioner in the 44-year…

Letter From The Commissioner | August 2020

Sunday, August 23, 2020   NAGAAA Family,   The year 2020 has turned out to be one of the most challenging times in our history as an association. The majority of our member city seasons and tournaments were either cancelled or delayed, with both the NAGAAA Cup and all three GSWS (Gay Softball World Series)…

Palm Springs Selected to Host 2021 NAGAAA Cup

The North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA) is pleased to formally announce that the 2021 NAGAAA Cup will be held in Palm Springs, California on March 26 – 28, 2021. This is the first time ever Palm Springs has hosted the 3-day event. Registration and Opening Ceremonies begin on Friday, March 26 with tournament…


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