This was one of the biggests events of the Gay Games with 1347 participants.
The World Record on Men 45-49 for 100m backstroke was broken: 1:03.56, as well has European records in Men 50-54: 100m backstroke 1:08.79, 200m backstroke 2:32.65 and 200m Individual Medley 2:27.73. Several national records of Australia, Canada, UK and USA where also broken.
The teams with more participants where:
76 Out to Swim (London) >site
76 San Francisco Tsunami Masters>site
71 Wett Ones Swimming Club (Sydney) >site
70 Team New York Aquatics - Metro Masters>site
64 West Hollywood Aquatics >site
59 Glamourhead Sharks (Melbourne)>site
The Pink Flamingo is one-of-a-kind extravanganza display where each team has 4 minutes to show what it is made of. The team for Gay Games 2002 was "South Pacific", and the teams used a lot of Australian refereces, as well as inflatable acessories (tulips, parm trees, lady dools...)
But the best thing is to check out the pics...