LGBT+ groups in Amsterdam

See below for an overview of internationally-oriented groups for the gay, lesbian, bi, transgender and queer communities in Amsterdam, from swimming clubs to student associations. 


COC Amsterdam

COC Amsterdam

The country’s largest advocate of gay rights provides support to all LGBT people living in the Netherlands.


Netzo is a volleyball club in Amsterdam that welomes LGBT members since 1988. The club has over 100 active members and stands for openness and diversity in Amsterdam.

Gay Swim Amsterdam

The club offers organised swimming, water polo and triathlon at the Marnixbad and the Sloterparkbad in a relaxing and stimulating environment for gays and lesbians to train and work out to improve their competitive achievements.

Rainbow Squash

Rainbow Squash is Amsterdam's only LGBT Squash club. It offers a meeting point for all levels and all colours of the rainbow. The memberships include a weekly club evening, squash lessons and off peak use of courts.