During the Olympics about 30 people asked us to add Mewis to our list of out athletes. Now we can.
It’s not always crystal clear if an athlete is LGBTQ and out. In those cases, let’s give them space to walk their journey.
Why are there relatively few out men at the Tokyo Olympics? We explore the reasons.
Katarzyna Zillmann came out officially just moments after winning a silver medal with her Polish rowing team.
Yes, the NHL, hockey and America are "ready" for gay professional athletes like Luke Prokop.
Luke Prokop is the first active player under NHL contract to publicly come out.
Outsports is again teaming up with academics to look at the environment facing out LGBTQ athletes in sport, this time in the UK.
Marc VandeWettering has thrived with the Badgers’ basketball team by being himself. He wants other LGBTQ people in sports to feel comfortable enough to come out.
Andrews rose to prominence in recent years in Paradigm Pro Wrestling and Unsanctioned Pro as one half of The Awesome Odyssey.
After organizing an LGBTQ virtual 5K run and witnessing several competitors come out, Hiltz decided to become more visible as their authentic transgender self.
Colton Underwood, former NFL prospect and Bachelor, now says he IS gay after saying last year he wasn’t
Colton Underwood shares his journey to sexual discovery, now saying he is in fact gay. After appearing on the Bachelor, he said he wasn’t.
In a new interview, the Oregon Ducks forward speaks on activism, gay visibility, and using their TikTok platform to speak out.
On Opening Day, it feels like MLB needs more humanity. And an active player coming out would provide that very quality.
McDermott-Mostowy competed for Team USA at the World Championships. He’s found acceptance in speed skating.
The WNBA player reflects on coming out to their parents and identifying as gender non-conforming in a new podcast interview.
Dwight Richardson endured a prank with a noose before taking charge and becoming a top-level swimmer.
Matt Rittenhouse had negative coming-out experiences, before finding acceptance in his sport.
Pro wrestling’s beacon of positivity took hold of his narrative last year by dropping a persona the made him ‘miserable’ and coming out publicly as pansexual.
Gilmour was named NCAA Division III LGBTQ Athlete of the Year after captaining the Hamilton College basketball team.
The Huddle is your daily briefing on what’s new in LGBTQ sports news, the latest links and who’s in the social media spotlight.
Devin Ibañez comes out as a gay player in professional rugby and hopes to inspires others in a similar situation.
Decorated amateur bowler Christine Rebstock is beginning to live her truth and bring her game back to life as well.
Jenkins had a brief stint with the Seattle Seahawks before a career in law. He is now opening up about being gay.
Saluting America’s LGBTQ athlete veterans; World’s Strongest Gay; Where did all the lesbian bars go?
The Huddle is your daily briefing on what’s new in LGBT sports news, the latest links and who’s in the social media spotlight.
Ness Murby competes in discus for Canada. He wants to further the conversation about disability in the trans community.
Three researchers studied coming-out stories on Outsports. They found a men’s sports world supportive of out gay athletes.
We asked Twitter followers to vote on their favorite stories of the year and their favorite coming out stories.
Leyva won three Olympic medals for Team USA. His coming out is a story of courage, and a lesson for all of us.