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Figure skater Nathan Chen apologizes for homophobic remarks

The American figure skater expressed frustration with stereotypes of being a straight skater in a ‘homosexual-dominated sport’ and then apologized.

6 French athletes, including 3 current Olympians, come out for Pride month

Six elite French athletes came out at once in a TV documentary. They include three current Olympian and a gold medal winner.

Three Olympic figure skaters come out — 2 gay men and 1 queer woman

Three figure skaters, American Jason Brown and Canadians Paul Poirier and Kaitlyn Weaver, came out as gay and queer for Pride Month.

On Deck today: Andy Towle, Sue Bird, Rep. Angie Craig, Russell T Davies, Luka Doncic

On Deck Circle is a round-up of what’s new in LGBTQ sports news along with today’s social media spotlight.

Adam Rippon announces engagement to longtime boyfriend

Three years after a right swipe on Tinder, Rippon and his partner are tying the knot.

Bisexual/pansexual Team USA figure skater Amber Glenn wins silver

Sports Equality’s new weekly wrap-up video tells the stories of Amber Glenn, Timothy LeDuc, Ashley Cain, Kena Gilmour and Devin Ibanez.

Celebrating LGBTQ sports history: John Curry wins world figure skating championships after being outed

Every day in October we’re looking back at the athletes, coaches and events that made LGBTQ sports history.

Adam Rippon enters the world of TV comedy

NBC makes a script commitment to the Olympic medalist and media star.

Jorik Hendrickx shares why coming out just days before the Olympics worked

After representing Belgium in Sochi, Hendrickx shared his truth with the world days ahead of the 2018 Games.

Adam Rippon goes behind the curtain on ABC’s ‘What Would You Do?’

ABC invited Adam Rippon to comment on a scenario, in which a young gay athlete struggling with coming out.

30 Moments of Pride: Adam Rippon wins bronze at Winter Olympics, and captures America’s heart

Adam Rippon became the first openly gay athlete in U.S. history to medal at the Winter Olympics.

30 Moments of Pride: The Brians rule the world

Brian Orser and Brian Boitano enthralled the sports world in 1988 with one of the great Olympic competitions.

Adam Rippon tells Russian skater who wished for his death where to shove his gold medal

The famous fabulous figure skater showed a Russian troll who’s the better man, by making a donation to a black trans charity in the transphobic and homophobic skater’s name.

Olympic medal-winning skater Guillaume Cizeron comes out as gay

"I don’t know what got into me, I said to myself, ‘What do I have to lose?’" Guillaume Cizeron says of his decision to publicly come out as gay.

Adam Rippon steals the show on NPR

The Olympic medalist is used to dazzling figure skating judges. But did you hear how he dazzled the panel on ‘Wait Wait... Don’t Tell Me!’?

Hours after Eric Radford won Olympic gold, he grabbed his husband and disappeared

Eric Radford talks about that magical week at the Winter Olympics, plus quarantine and his budding music career.

Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird, Chris Mosier and Caster Semenya team up to showcase Nike’s Olympic gear

Out LGBTQ athletes Chris Mosier, Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi and Caster Semenya are among those chosen by Nike to model competition uniforms for Tokyo 2020.

Winners, losers and Super Bowl hopefuls

Each week, Outsports’ managing editor selects big stories from the past 7 days of LGBTQ sports coverage, but this week we’re all about the Big Game.

Out gay figure skater Timothy LeDuc and skating partner named to World Championship

Almost one year to the day Ashley Cain-Gribble and Timothy LeDuc won the U.S. Pairs Championship, they were selected to represent the U.S. in Montreal.

Randy Gardner on being the gay half of a ‘straight’ figure skating duo

In the 1970s Gardner was coming out quietly while being forced into conversion therapy and winning National titles.

Figure skater Amber Glenn comes out as bisexual/pansexual: ‘I don’t want to hide who I am’

USA elite skater and junior national champion Amber Glenn came out in an interview.

Adam Rippon’s new book isn’t just ‘Beautiful on the Outside’

In his memoir, Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon writes about love, falling down, getting up, and, yes, Mike Pence.

A look back at LGBT sports history: Rudy Galindo blazed a trail for gay figure skaters

No history of LGBT sports is complete without the man who paved the way for out figure skaters: Rudy Galindo

LGBTQ Sports winners and losers of the week

Each week, Outsports’ managing editor selects the heroes and goats from the past seven days of LGBTQ sports coverage.

Adam Rippon executes near-flawless answer to Us Weekly’s cringey Gus Kenworthy question

Gay Olympic medalist figure skater Adam Rippon displays his usual charm and poise in the face of clickbait.

Who’s naked and LGBT in ESPN’s latest ‘Body Issue’?

For 11 years, ESPN’s Body Issue has showcased athletes the network has dubbed the world’s greatest. And some of the world’s gayest, too.

Olympian Eric Radford married Luis Fenero in a beautiful Spanish wedding

Figure skaters Luis Fenero and Eric Radford got married in Spain after a two year engagement.

9 LGBTQ sports documentaries that’ll leave you breathless

These LGBTQ sports documentaries range from body building and surfing to figuring skating and rodeo.

30 LGBTQ athletes who showed ‘Stonewall Spirit’: Adam Rippon

Adam Rippon is an LGBTQ icon because he’s willing to express himself in his skating, his words, and his work.

30 LGBTQ athletes who showed ‘Stonewall Spirit’: Rudy Galindo

Figure skater and barrier breaker Rudy Galindo opened the doors for today’s stars to be themselves.

Adam Rippon is making his move to media host, on and off the ice

Adam Rippon has a new YouTube show, and stints on TV, as he transitions careers in front of the camera.

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Adam Rippon is an LGBTQ hero, on and off the ice

Adam Rippon was ‘America’s Sweetheart’ in the 2018 Winter Olympics. The gay athlete has become a hero.

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