Growing up on a farm in Minnesota, Connor Syverson had a tumultuous coming out experience. Fortunately, one of his found families was on the volleyball court.
An encounter with the boyfriend of a gay athlete shows the power of LGBTQ people in sports being visible.
Albiero has been on the US Swimming National Team. He is now talking more about being a gay athlete representing the USA.
Anderson Comas came out to the White Sox last year and has widespread support across the organization.
Howard Bragman, publicist for gay athletes and Hollywood stars, has died. He leaves a powerful legacy.
Howard Bragman helped people come out, live their truth, and was a dear friend and confidant for many.
Johnstone is the first former All Blacks player to come out, and his story has reached around the world.
House is the 3rd MLB player to come out publicly. He was invited to the White House for the signing of the Respect For Marriage Act.
Isaac Humphries also played 5 games for the Atlanta Hawks in 2019. He’s the latest pro athlete to come out as gay.
‘I am here to represent that we are out there, we are normal, and we can do whatever we want.’
‘I’m gay,’ Perkins said. ‘This is who I am, this is who I’ve been, and this is who I’m going to be.’
Coming out is a personal choice. And everyone has different family and career experiences to navigate.
The women’s tennis circuit officially adds another power couple in the off-court duo from Argentina.
The 12-year Bundesliga veteran is the league’s first out gay player, and the first active male player in a pro team sport in Germany to come out.
Zander Murray says the great time he had going to a Pride event this year convinced him to come out as openly gay.
Ellia Green won Olympic gold in rugby and is now sharing his story in connection with the Bingham Cup.
Bates had been in the San Francisco Giants Minor League system until he was released this week.
Dan Jervis chose to come out just a month before one of his biggest races of the year.
‘Ultimately my goal is to normalize for people in and out of the league the existence of gay men and women on the basketball side," Ryan Resch says.
McCarthy said his teammates have rallied around him since coming out to them in January.
Almost a quarter into the 21st Century, few men are in out in pro sports while the women are marrying each other.
‘I’ve found myself attracted to men and wanna live that truth,’ Saint said in a ‘coming out post’ on Twitter.
Campbell, a referee for multiple Pacific Northwest promotions, announced he is omnisexual on Twitter.
Nicole Heavirland has received love and support since coming out. She is already inspiring others in her sport.
Lewis Gibson and ice dancing partner Lilah Fear will represent Team Great Britain at the Beijing Olympics.
Despite acceptance Candace Parker is coming out just now, helping understand why some athletes stay in the closet
Parker is revealing her two-year marriage to her wife. She’s seen widespread WNBA acceptance for years.
Brian Zapp is a D1 baseball player who wants to build awareness in sports. His team says they are proud of him.
D1 college football player Ryan Deluca came out as gay on Instagram. His team showed an outpouring of love
Ryan Deluca found immediate support this week coming out at Furman University in South Carolina.