On Sunday 25th November, Bradley Stoke Ladies football club were proud to participate in the rainbow laces day campaign to show their support for LGBT+ equality and inclusivity in sport. Both teams (First and Development) were seen on social media proudly wearing their rainbow laces in their football boots [see photos below]. Bradley Stoke Ladies together with their managers* showing support to the wider diverse communities in the times of today. The Gloucestershire FA staff also got involved in the rainbow laces campaign along with other local clubs and officials. The reasons for this campaign is to ultimately raise awareness of the homophobia, biphobia and transphobia problems we are still facing to this day.
Although the Bradley Stoke Ladies teams wore their rainbow laces on Sunday 25th November, the official #rainbowslacesday is on Sunday 28th November; so be sure to keep an eye out on social media for some rainbow laces, alternatively type in ‘#rainbowlacesday’ and tag ‘@GlosFA’ and ‘@StonewallUK’.