It was a Pride weekend with a difference in Dublin this year as activity switched to the digital rather than the physical world.

Sport has sometimes been towards the back of the class when it comes to a progressive attitude towards difference but in recent years there has been a greater momentum behind reaching out as an inclusive activity for all.

Things are better now perhaps than they have ever been but much work still needs to be done to ensure that sexual orientation is no barrier to playing and engaging with sport.

Almost all our sporting Governing Bodies have stepped up to the plate and been supportive.

Here is a small sample of some of the social media commentary that served to celebrate Dublin Pride this past few days and weeks.

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