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The Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association (CMSA) is the largest not-for-profit LGBTQ+ sports organization in the Midwest. We offer recreational and competitive level play in a variety of athletic leagues throughout the year. The league is open to all persons who wish to play, regardless of sexual orientation, gender, or gender identity.

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With so many sports and events offered, there's always something new to share about CMSA! Check back often for more news and notes on your favorite leagues.

CMSA DODGEBALL COMMISSIONER NEEDED!

  CMSA’s Open Dodgeball league is looking for nominations for the league commissioner for the Winter 2023 season.  The league plays on Thursday nights and runs from January through March.  People interested in running should be familiar with the league (having played in the past) and in good standings with CMSA.  If interested, please submit…
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CMSA August 2022 Member Newsletter

Come play with us!   CMSA New Main Board, Liaison Assignments, and More!   ABOUT CMSA   The Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association (CMSA) is the largest not-for-profit LGBTQ+ sports organization in the Midwest. We offer recreational and competitive level play in a variety of athletic leagues throughout the year. The league is open to all…
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CMSA March 2022 Member Newsletter

CMSA March 2022 Member Newsletter – View as a PDF Come play with us! Find out more about the current sports’ seasons, events, programs, and other tidbits Register now! About CMSA The Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association (CMSA) is the largest not-for-profit LGBTQ+ sports organization in the Midwest. We offer recreational and competitive level play in…
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CMSA February 2022 Member Newsletter

CMSA February 2022 Member Newsletter – View as a PDF Come play with us! Find out more about the current sports’ seasons, events, programs, and other tidbits Register now! About CMSA The Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association (CMSA) is the largest not-for-profit LGBTQ+ sports organization in the Midwest. We offer recreational and competitive level play in…
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CMSA January 2022 Member Newsletter

CMSAJanuary2022MemberNewsletter – View as a PDF Come play with us! Find out more about the current sports’ seasons, events, programs, and other tidbits Register now! About CMSA The Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association (CMSA) is the largest not-for-profit gay LGBTQ+ sports organization in the Midwest. We offer recreational and competitive level play in a variety of…
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COVID-19 Update

Dear CMSA Community, On June 23, 2020, you received an email from the CMSA Board of Directors noting we would resume in-person sports July 12 as the State of Illinois moved into Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois plan. We were able to have numerous successful and, most importantly,safe sport seasons over the past four…
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Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association (CMSA)

The Chicago Metropolitan Sports Association (CMSA) is the largest LGBTQ+ sports organization in the Midwest. The league is open to all persons who wish to play, regardless of sexual orientation, gender, or gender identity. Whether you're looking for a new social outlet, a chance to rekindle your competitive spirit, or simply want to be involved in something worthwhile, CMSA has a league for you.

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