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.
Wyatt Warnick came out publicly just days after being hired at Sacred Heart, a Catholic school.
Josh Cavallo says he’s gotten widespread support across soccer, including coaches and teammates.
The pro baseball player tells other gay, bi and queer athletes that even if they feel isolated, they are not alone.
Shawn Bennett, who referees WWE matches on "Raw," is living out and proud as his true self.
Out basketball coach Seth Hayes found ‘family’ after coming out. Now she’s doing the same for others
Denison University’s Seth Hayes found acceptance after coming out as gay in high school and now genderqueer in coaching.
Thomas Roth found widespread acceptance from teammates in Kentucky when he came out to them in 2018.