Cyril Leroy, the founder of gay rugby club Les Gaillards, talks to Outsports about being given a ‘humbling’ role for the big France vs New Zealand game.
Exclusive: The Scottish striker is one of very few active male pro soccer players anywhere in the world to be out as LGBTQ. He talks to Outsports ahead of the U.K.’s Football Pride event.
‘To be open, out, and proud is how we pave the way for a new generation of tolerance, acceptance, and inclusion,’ sport climber Campbell Harrison says.
The AI bot gave accurate and fairly detailed answers to two questions we asked but wouldn’t take the bait on which players are hot.
Torrance, who played at the height of the AIDS epidemic, is finally free to tell his story.
The British race-walker delivered one of the most poignant moments of the entire Olympics.
In a new interview, the Oregon Ducks forward speaks on activism, gay visibility, and using their TikTok platform to speak out.
Every day in March, Outsports marked Women’s History Month by highlighting the contributions of out female-identified LGBTQ athletes.
After coming out at her Maryland college, Lindsey Farrell "felt more connected to not only the sports community, but now my community as an LGBTQ+ member."
Andrew Maraniss’s new biography places Glenn Burke in his proper trailblazing context and shows how 1970s-era baseball conspired against him.
The New York Times bestselling author Andrew Maraniss wrote a new biography of Glenn Burke, the first openly gay player in MLB.
Natasha Cloud and Anya Packer say there’s widespread support throughout their leagues.
Ben Quinn has thrived as an openly gay teenager in conservative Indiana.
Justin Laevens, who’s from Belgium, says he wants to be an example for other gay cyclists.
The openly gay pro soccer player says attitudes in male youth sports are holding gay athletes back.
Many gay male hockey players and officials came out on Outsports this year. Together, they’re making the sport’s atavistic culture more inclusive.
Casey Stoney, who came out as gay in 2014, says she wants to be more than "accepted."
Gordon says the incident happened during a game Thursday. He’s currently playing professional basketball in Cyprus.
After being outed, this former college basketball captain found solace in Boston’s gay basketball league
When Quadry Allen was outed to his family, his brothers in the Boston Gay Basketball League took him in.
Dave Kopay is the latest retired gay male athlete to ask why there aren’t more openly gay players in elite team sports.
Researcher Rory Magrath says he thinks international travel and a possible dearth of elite gay male athletes are far more responsible than homophobia.
The gay soccer pro says he doesn’t know what’s holding closeted athletes back.
Every day during LGBTQ history month, we’ve told a story from our archive. We conclude our series with the NFL player who remains the most significant out gay athlete of our lifetime: Dave Kopay.
Every day in October we’re looking back at the athletes, coaches and events that made LGBTQ sports history.
One of the first publicly out queer D-I athletes tells his story and offers encouragement to other who may be struggling as he once did.
Flemmings’ season, much like the San Diego Loyal’s, is effectively over.
In walking off, the USL Loyal players walked tall against racism and homophobia.
Support is streaming in for out soccer player Collin Martin, who reported a player’s homophobic slur to a referee. His San Diego Loyal teammates forfeited the match in protest.
The Danish footballer was honored by both the Danish Rainbow Awards and UEFA for her landmark year on and off the soccer pitch.