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Honorees 71-80: Outsports Power 100, the most influential LGBTQ people in sports

"Since I have been completely out, I feel like I am on a victory tour with every conversation I have," says a pro soccer exec on this list with people from the WNBA, NBC, CBS, ESPN and U.S. Ski and Snowboard.

Olympic skier Breezy Johnson comes out as bisexual

‘I am here to represent that we are out there, we are normal, and we can do whatever we want.’

Gus Kenworthy will end his Olympic skiing career a community and national hero

Gus Kenworthy’s legacy is cemented, his courageous coming out still resonating in and out of sports.

Out skier Sandra Naeslund wins gold in women's ski cross

The No. 1 skier in the world entered Beijing as a gold medal favorite for Team Sweden.

These 2 out Olympians are dating, and getting ready to compete against one another in Beijing

Skeleton sliders Kim Meylemans and Nicole Silveira are two of the biggest stars in their sport.

Gus Kenworthy will represent Great Britain in his third Olympics

The iconic out winter sports athlete was experiencing head issues that temporarily forced him to withdraw from competition.

Gus Kenworthy says health issues may interrupt his Olympic plans

Kenworthy contracted COVID recently and is experiencing head issues that forced him to withdraw from competition.

Michael Spencer has represented Gus Kenworthy through coming out and the Olympics

Spencer is passionate about working with great athletes. He also wants to empower the entire LGBTQ community.

Watch a conversation on inclusion in sports with trans, lesbian and straight athletes

The Sports Equality Foundation hosted a discussion of inclusion on TIkTok with trans athletes Mack Beggs, CeCé Telfer and Chris Mosier as well as lesbian former pro volleyball player Brooke Rundle and elite biathlete and straight ally Lucy Hochschartner.

Out Olympians Brittany Bowe and Belle Brockhoff capture world championships

Bowe and Brockhoff continue to show the power of being LGBTQ.

LGBTQ Sports winners and losers for this new era

Events on the world stage have overshadowed these last seven days of LGBTQ sports.

Hig Roberts says life is ‘gentler and easier’ since coming out as gay last month

‘I’m breathing again,’ the skier says of his newly out life and the widespread acceptance he’s seen.

Gay skier Hig Roberts’ journey underscores the importance of sharing our stories

Hig Roberts totally accepted himself, then found the closet when his skiing career took off.

Bisexual ankle-breakers, anti-trans athlete activists, NFL mask fines

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.

Olympic skier Gus Kenworthy will compete for Great Britain, not Team USA

British-born American Olympic freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy told SkySports he’s formally signed with Great Britain in hopes of competing in the 2022 Winter Games.

Gus Kenworthy will appear in the final season of “Will & Grace”

Gay Olympic freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy will appear on the final season of NBC’s "Will & Grace" revival — it’s actually his third TV appearance.

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.

Gus Kenworthy played straight for 23 years. He’s doing it again for American Horror Story

Three years ago, Gus Kenworthy told Outsports he wanted to act as his next career. Now he’s doing it for AHS.

Gus Kenworthy teams up with All-Star Pete Alonso to Shred Hate on the internet

The Olympic medalist and surefire Rookie of the Year become the public faces of a new initiative to defeat cyberbullying.

9 LGBTQ sports documentaries that’ll leave you breathless

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

Gus Kenworthy raises money for AIDS ride with sense of history for past gay generations

Openly gay skier Gus Kenworthy has set an ambitious goal for the AIDS ride as he remembers generations who came before him.

Gus Kenworthy’s new pink hair for the win!

Gus Kenworthy is pretty in pink at the World Cup event in Switzerland.

Gus Kenworthy to play Emma Roberts’ boyfriend on ‘American Horror Story’

Openly gay skier Gus Kenworthy lands acting gig as Emma Roberts’ boyfriend on ‘American Horror Story.’

Gus Kenworthy kissing his boyfriend Matt Wilkas on live TV at the Olympics was the gay sports moment of 2018

The most iconic gay sports moment of 2018 was Olympic skier Gus Kenworthy kissing boyfriend Matt Wilkas on live TV.

Gus Kenworthy grand marshal of Miami Beach Gay Pride parade

Winter Olympian gets honor for April 8 event.

Gus Kenworthy shows enormous bruise that hindered him in the Olympics

The skier calls it a ‘bruised peach.’

Gus Kenworthy says goodbye to the Olympics with perfect form

Kenworthy represented Team USA and the LGBTQ community with pride.

Gus Kenworthy misses winning a medal at 2018 Olympics

Openly gay freestyle slopestyler battles injuries and struggles in final.

Gus Kenworthy broke his thumb in practice. That isn’t stopping him.

Kenworthy says he will compete with his broken thumb at the Winter Olympics.

Gus Kenworthy waves a rainbow pride flag in Head & Shoulders commercial

Olympic skier’s TV ad shows how far we’ve come.

Openly gay skier Gus Kenworthy qualifies for Winter Olympics

He will again be a medal contender in slopestyle.

Gay skier Gus Kenworthy is one of the prominent faces of U.S. Olympic team

Coming out makes him irresistible to advertisers and the media in the run-up to the Winter Games.


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