DC Sentinels provides gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) basketball players and our friends opportunities to participate in sporting, recreational, social, and charitable activities that promote acceptance and visibility of the GLBT athletics community and create lasting relationships between people from all walks of life.
To meet this objective DC Sentinels strives to promote a commitment to excellence, innovation, integrity and quality in everything we do. In 2008 and 2010, we hosted a NGBA sponsored tournament in the District of Columbia that brought in hundreds of players from across the United States; who competed in the DC Sentinels Capital City Classic Basketball Tournament. We have participated in tournaments nationally and internationally. Members participates in bonfing activities such as retreats and service projects in the community. DC Sentinels is a member of Team DC and the National Gay Basketball Association (NGBA). Founded in the 1980's.