T.J. Callan felt driven from the University of Miami program and seeks to make a difference for LGBTQ athletes in his career.
Being Out: Jack Storrs and his teammates sent a powerful of symbol of support with their Pride decals, as he reflects on being an out athlete.
Being Out: Christopher Malpartida made a difference after writing his coming out story, and he hopes to make a larger impact on society.
Emma Gee was floored by the thousands of people, ‘straight and LGBTQ+, religious and secular, who want the world to be more inclusive.’
David Gilbert made a brave decision to come out while raised Jehovah’s Witness and has never looked back.
Antonio Corral came out as gay while playing high school lacrosse and said a pro player’s support for LGBTQ athletes meant a lot.
Being Out: Michael Holland remembers his former coach as someone ‘who cared about me and what I wanted to do outside of baseball.’
Gay Dodgers vice president Erik Braverman has made team’s Pride night special.
Galen Dodd has forged his path in volleyball as an out coach, all before turning 24.
After losing a court case, out basketball player Haley Videckis became determined to fight injustice.
A gay swimmer on her struggles with depression and how it relates to being LGBTQ in sports.
Chris Kelley is an Ohio State Buckeye through and through and thrives being an out rugby player.
Isaac Grivett is passionate about running and about being an advocate for trans athletes.
Five years after a viral Outsports coming out story, Michael Martin tells us he’s trying to make a difference in his community.
Wyatt Pertuset, an openly gay college football player, is a role model for LGBTQ athletes.
Christian Mays has carried his determination and drive into a career in the Army.
Nathan Matthews has thrived as a coach, player and student since coming out as gay. And he met his boyfriend on the team.
Kaitlyn Long left the University of Minnesota as a champion on the field and an advocate off it.
David Melly embraces differences as he races an an elite runner.
Layne Ingram could not come out quietly as a trans man after the success he had as a high school and college basketball player.
The gay former college wrestler is now politically active with his sights set on big things.
David Thibodeau is using his position as a swim coach who is openly gay to effect change.
Matthew Kravitz has made a difference as an out athlete and plans a career in public health.
Susie Poore, a runner at Lehigh University, has found freedom after coming out
The Minnesota Vikings bought a booth at the area’s Pride festival thanks to an openly gay front office employee, Amy Werdine.
Athena Del Rosario wants to be a trailblazer if beach handball becomes an Olympic sport. As a trans athletes, she is already a pioneer.
UCLA’s Kirk Walker had his own coming out as a gay man in sports. He knows the power of visibility.
MLB umpire Dale Scott came out publicly as gay in 2014 and realized the importance of visibility.
Taylor Vanderlaan says rugby saved him as a young gay man and talks about his upcoming marriage and his work making #MeToo an LGBTQ issue
Tennis player Nick Lee stresses the need for LGBTQ visibility in sports and tells why his twin sister so inspires him.
Gay soccer player Joanna Lohman is now retired, but her advocacy and passion for equality are stronger than ever.