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This article by Cyd Zeigler originally appeared on Outsports. The publicly out gay, lesbian and bisexual Olympic athletes
The Amsterdam Lowlanders rugby team -- the only rugby club in the Netherlands organized by, though not exclusive to, gay
A new study finds work to be done, but that visibility fosters acceptance.
2014 was a watershed year for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender athletes. From Michael Sam's NFL draft and kiss with
Not long ago, sports -- including big-time wrestling -- were less accommodating for gay competitors. Only recently have most pro athletes remained active in their chosen careers after coming out.
Major League Baseball umpire Dale Scott bleeds the green and yellow of his beloved Oregon Ducks football team, having gone
"The Nashville Grizzlies RFC is a USA Rugby Division III club," the group said to The Huffington Post in a statement. "We
Homophobia and sports don't have to go hand in hand -- and this group of athletes are teaming up to help combat the pervasive
This weekend Sam was cut by the Rams after a strong preseason. St. Louis was the wrong fit. The Rams handled the entire process with class. Yet the disturbing part is that no other team felt he was good enough to make a roster.
There's only one way to react to teammates who come out: SUPPORT THEM. It's just that simple. Respect them -- exactly as
Every four years the Gay Games brings a collection of athletes from around the world to one location - this year to Cleveland, a short six hour ride from New York City. When the opportunity to attend was presented itself, I jumped at the chance to meet so many LGBT athletes.
Honestly, you can get poached only if you're willing. And even then, the antics you hear about extracurricular activities
Two goreous brothers took some time out of their day this week to bring you an important message: it's up to all of us to
Football fans realize that draft decisions are nuanced -- an art and a science. And that's exactly why Sam's poor draft showing should disappoint those who hoped and expected better from the NFL on draft day. Sam's on-field performance speaks volumes.