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Quinn’s Olympics: They made history and they had game

Quinn is trans non-binary Canadian midfielder made history. They also made plays that helped Canada mine Olympic gold

Alana McLaughlin: ‘I want to pick up the mantle that Fallon put down,’ with fight postponed due to COVID

Seven years after Fallon Fox left the ring, McLaughlin readies for her MMA debut and talked about how Fox inspires her efforts, on The Trans Sporter Room.

Team Canada’s Quinn makes Olympic history

The veteran midfielder became the first out non-binary transgender athlete to compete in the Olympic Games.

Inclusion in sports is on a hot streak during Pride 2021, and this week was huge

From the ball fields and pitches, to the upcoming Olympics, courage is again proving to be contagious.

Trans weightlifter Laurel Hubbard selected for New Zealand Olympic team

The weightlifter is the second out transgender person preparing for Tokyo, and maybe will be the first to compete.

Hailey Davidson makes pro golf history as she shines against the odds

The first transgender golfer to win a pro tournament is aiming for a bid to earn her LPGA tour card for 2022.

Pull For Pride grant campaign supports trans, gender non-conforming, non-binary, and intersex athletes

The Trans Sporter Room highlights the pioneering powerlifting grassroots effort taking applications for grants through June 25.

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Trans girls deserve to play sports aligned with their gender identity

The Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and Research Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill weighs-in on the trans athlete debate.

We’re celebrating trans sports heroes on this TDoV

Outsports, in partnership with NCLR, introduced a new series of awards to pay tribute to transgender athletes, coaches and others working to give every trans competitor a chance to fulfill their dream.

Basketball coach Layne Ingram is our Coaching Triumph Award winner

The Triumph Awards, in partnership with NCLR, honor college basketball coach Layne Ingram, whose passion for basketball, trans rights and social justice make him a role model.

Hammered by conservatives, South Dakota Gov. offers to build a ‘coalition’ to expand bans on trans student-athletes

Kristi Noem defends her ‘style and form’ veto while touting a new initiative to ‘Defend Title IX Now.’

These two out college runners are demanding NCAA stand up for trans rights

Alana Bojar and Aliya Schenck spearheaded a letter to the NCAA pushing for the organization to pull championship events from states engaged in anti-trans legislation.

New research paints a more complex picture of transgender sports advantage

The Loughborough University paper explains that the question of competitive advantage of trans women is complex and requires further study.

‘Trans women are women and that is that:’ JayCee Cooper plays offense in transgender athlete debate

Trans powerlifter JayCee Cooper notes sport is a human right in a TV interview.

Why Marcellus Wiley is wrong about trans athletes

President Biden’s LGBTQ executive order said a lot, but some focused on what they thought it said, but didn’t, including a TV sports host.

LGBTQ Sports winners and losers for this new era

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

LGBTQ athletes launch TikTok campaign for Sports Equality

Sports Equality Foundation launched a TikTok account in partnership with Outsports to encourage LGBTQ athletes to be their true and authentic selves.

Trans teen Bobby Jones came out, stood out and spoke out for inclusion

A soccer-mad trans teen in soccer-mad metro Seattle made one of the great plays of 2020 and made the pitch more open

Montana’s anti-trans bill faces staunch opposition in hearing

The ACLU helped lead the opposition to HB112, which has been dubbed a ‘carbon copy’ of Idaho’s anti-trans legislation.

A Letter To President Biden

A transgender American’s challenge to, and hopes for, the new administration in Washington, D.C.

Trans athlete JayCee Cooper to USA Powerlifting: See you in court

The next arena in transgender powerlifter JayCee Cooper’s two-year fight will be a courtroom.

New year, same transphobia: Montana legislators propose anti-trans bills

Lawmakers will consider a ‘carbon copy’ of Idaho’s HB500 in the first wave of potential legal assaults on transgender people nationwide.

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2021’s LGBTQ sports winners and losers

Once a week, every week, Outsports’ managing editor selects big stories from the past 7 days of LGBTQ sports coverage.

LGBTQ athletes and coaches respond to the deadly insurrection at the Capitol

It was already going to be a historic day. It turned out to be one of infamy and tragedy as well.

Coach Doshia Woods and her wife share their love story; AEW signs 8-year-old son of Brodie Lee

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.

Happy New Year’s Eve Eve; U.S. Senator opposed to trans athletes; A first for women’s basketball

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.

This man was the only trans rugby player in the room where it happened: A forum to ban trans women athletes

Before proposing its transban, World Rugby failed to listen to Verity Smith, who played the sport for 26 years and says "I don’t think it’s dangerous" for cis women to play trans women.

WNBA’s Layshia Clarendon and wife Jessica welcome new baby

The Clarendons announced the birth of their child on Christmas Day.

USA Powerlifting’s new ‘MX’ category raises big hopes and bigger questions

Supporters see the all-inclusive division as a positive step, but critics says it's more of the same discrimination.

Rainbow Laces: A small symbol making a big impact

Boxing title contender Kristen Fraser says Stonewall U.K.’s campaign is changing the conversation.

Amateur bowler comes out and follows through on a comeback

Decorated amateur bowler Christine Rebstock is beginning to live her truth and bring her game back to life as well.

‘I decided I wanted to live.’ Caroline Layt talks transition and inclusion in The Trans Sporter Room

The Australian rugger, trans rights activist, and renaissance woman discussed her diverse journey.


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