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“Martin talks with OutSports about how spending time in the squared circle is a reminder of his resilience, and an inclusive community that supports him every day.”

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CNN | Disrupting Homophobia, Transphobia & Hatred in Sport

In 2017, Martin Stark almost died. In 2017, Martin Stark almost died.

He lives with Addison's disease, an auto-immune condition which effects the adrenal gland and can inhibit the production of cortisol or aldosterone.

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12th Oct 2021

Catch WGBC at Fair Day for Sydney Mardi Gras

Come meet the team and sign up for our first fight night!

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19th Feb 2021

WGBC Announces First Fight Night in Sydney

26th Jun 2021 - Mark Your Calendars!

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12th Feb 2021

Unleashed LGTBQ | Taking a Jab at Homophobia

MARTIN STARK TAKES A JAB AT HOMOPHOBIA IN SPORT

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20th Jan 2021

Braintree & Witham Times | Danny Baker on being appointed as ambassador for WGBC

Transgender Canvey boxer emotional as he is named ambassador of charity

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15th Nov 2020

6PR | Perth radio on the Mission of WGBC

We spoke with Basil Zempilas and Steve Mills on 6PR about inclusive sport, our UK trans boxer friend Danny and Australia hosting the championships.

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11th Nov 2020

OutBüro | WGBC

In this episode of OutBüro Voices featuring LGBTQ professionals, entrepreneurs, and community leaders from around the world, host Dennis Velco chats with Martin Stark, founder of the World Gay Boxing Championship based in Sydney, Australia.

Video/Podcast Interview

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12th Dec 2020

DNA | Australia to Host WGBC 2023

Australia To Host 2023 World Gay Boxing Championships

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28th Oct 2020

Pinksixty | WGBC on LGBT TV News Bulletin

Video Interview

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28th Oct 2020

Guardian | Boxing Australia's support for WGBC

Australian fights homophobia in sport with World Gay Boxing Championships

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28th Oct 2020

Boxing Australia | Letter of Support for WGBC

BAL Supports World Gay Boxing Championships

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19th Oct 2020

ESA | Fighting Discrimination with Pride

Martin Stark: fighting discrimination with pride

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Oct 2020

Thomson Reuters | Fighting Homophobia through Boxing

Australian fights homophobia with World Gay Boxing Championships

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20th Aug 2020

Mannschaft Magazin | Boxing, Gay Games & WGBC

Australian founds the "World Gay Boxing Championships"

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27th Aug 2020

Out Magazine | Brawn Brain Behind WGBC

Meet the Brawny Brain Behind the World Gay Boxing Championships

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17th Aug 2020

Pink Advocate | Danny Baker WGBC #mentor

Trans boxer hits back at Perth mayor

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10th Nov 2020

Pink Advocate | Martin Stark shares his vision for WGBC

Sydney to host first World Gay Boxing Championships

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6th Aug 2020

Out Sport | WGBC - Disrupting Homophobia in Sports

The World Gay Boxing Championships look to ‘disrupt’ homophobia in sports

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11th Aug 2020