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United Soccer League introduces pronoun uniforms for International Pronouns Day

The USL kits will include various gender markers embedded in the numbers and are available for use from one match to an entire season.

Jamie Senegal is first trans woman to compete in Impact Wrestling, fulfills ‘dream’

Jamie Senegal will become the first out trans woman to compete in Impact Wrestling at Saturday’s Knockouts Knockdown event.

Trans pro wrestler Jamie Senegal is ready to make history at NWA EmPowerrr

Jamie Senegal will become the first out trans woman to ever to wrestle for the NWA at Saturday’s all-women’s pay-per-view, NWA EmPowerrr.

Hannah Roberts and Perris Benegas are out athletes going for BMX Freetsyle gold for Team USA

Hannah Roberts, Perris Benegas and Chelsea Wolfe are ready to make history for Team USA when BMX Freestyle debuts at the 2020 Summer Olympics.

Trans pro wrestling trailblazer Mariah Moreno is bouquet-worthy at Paris is Bumping

Flowers are on order for trans pro wrestling trailblazer Mariah Moreno at Paris is Bumping: Solid Gold ‘21.

After a personal awakening, this high school athlete is now Iamfaith

Iamfaith is on a mission to house transgender youth across Los Angeles, and find the faith within all of us.

Ryse Wrestling cuts ties with announcers over on-air misgendering of talent

Commentators Paul Atlas and Jim LaMotta will not participate in future Ryse Wrestling events after continually misgendering Stephanie "Commander" Sterling on-air Saturday.

Trans kayaker Veiga Grétarsdóttir’s history-making odyssey chronicled in new documentary

"Against the Current" follows trans kayaker Veiga Grétarsdóttir on her 1,300-mile solo journey along the Icelandic coast.

Out pro wrestler Dark Sheik’s Fearless event marks a return and evolution in the name of empowerment

Dark Sheik is ready to unleash her close-knit community of Fearless pro wrestling ‘superheroes’ to celebrate Pride.

Trans MLB photographer threw out the first pitch for Diamondbacks Pride Night one year after coming out

After years of battling inner-turmoil, Danielle Cortez is thriving as an openly transgender woman working in baseball.

‘The Life of Edith Surreal’ documentary transcends pro wrestling

IWTV’s ‘The Life of Edith Surreal’ gives wrestling fans an inside look at trans pro wrestler Edith Surreal and her transition.

Trans pro wrestler Amber Jo made history in her first match, but wrestling gave her so much more

‘The Notorious Angel’ Amber Jo became the first out trans woman to wrestle for top British wrestling promotion Revolution Pro in her debut match.

Texas sportscaster Dale Hansens’ straight talk cuts through anti-LGBT nonsense like no other

Dale Hansen understands the role of a straight man in an LGBT movement.

Layshia Clarendon and her partner explain why they use gender-neutral pronouns with their child

Clarendon says they want to allow their child to chart their own path in life.

This transgender soccer referee just made sports history in Israel

Sapir Berman officiated her first game this week since coming out as transgender.

The ban on this trans student-athlete in Idaho is up to the judges now

An inside look at Monday’s appeal hearing, which opened a week in which inclusion won two legislative fights, in Kansas and Louisiana.

Hear Caitlyn Jenner say she was ‘all for trans inclusion’ in sports before she flip-flopped

In a 2020 interview with the Outsports podcast The Trans Sporter Room, Jenner said ‘Every trans person should have an opportunity to compete.’

Florida legislature sneaks trans athlete ban through at 11th hour; DeSantis vows to sign it

After a transgender athlete ban initially failed to pass, Florida politicians tack one on to an unrelated bill at the last minute.

Victory for trans athletes: Federal judge tosses lawsuit

A federal judge in Connecticut dismissed a lawsuit challenging the inclusive policy that allows transgender student-athletes to compete according to their gender identity.

Trans runner Nikki Hiltz recounts what motivated them to come out

After organizing an LGBTQ virtual 5K run and witnessing several competitors come out, Hiltz decided to become more visible as their authentic transgender self.

That’s quite enough, Caitlyn Jenner. We’re done.

Olympian turned reality star Caitlyn Jenner told me just one year ago she’s not interested in politics. And now she wants to be governor? Bitch, please.

Caitlyn Jenner is running for governor

The Olympic great will challenge California Gov. Gavin Newsom in this year’s anticipated recall election.

NordicTrack will no longer ask this transphobic question

When Erin Parisi’s NordicTrack treadmill asked her "Which is your biological sex?" the out trans athlete turned to Athlete Ally and Outsports for help.

Poll finds vast majority of Americans oppose anti-transgender athlete laws

Most Democrats — and Republicans — surveyed said they oppose trans athlete bans. But the vast majority of GOP respondents said they remain against trans athletes competing according to their gender identity.

Ryan Russell calls on athletes to fight trans bans: ‘Don’t let anyone use the games that we love for hate’

"To use sports to perpetuate hate is the exact opposite of what sports is all about," writes the former NFL player in a powerful op-ed.

Dropping Lords and Ladies would make my college more trans-friendly

Students at Ohio’s Kenyon College believe the school’s Lords and Ladies nicknames are transphobic. This (old) alumnus has come to agree with them.

Mom of champion trans cyclist speaks out against ‘hysteria’ about her daughter

Emily Bridges, who came out as transgender six months ago, is facing slanderous attacks from anti-trans activists.

Cisgender athlete advocates vs. trans inclusion activists, with girls caught in the middle

For the past two months, Outsports has been investigating claims by the Women’s Sports Policy Working Group and counter-claims by advocates for trans inclusion. Here’s what we found.

Trailblazer Stephen Alexander is living his best life ever since his ‘Transition Game’

Our "Out In The World" series catches up with the focus of our most-read stories. Stephen Alexander recalls his past and shares his dream for what lies ahead.

We celebrated the historic achievements of girls and women in LGBTQ sports in March

Every day in March, Outsports marked Women’s History Month by highlighting the contributions of out female-identified LGBTQ athletes.

Who signed GLAAD’s letter in support of trans girls and women?

More than 465 superstars and everyday feminists added their names to the letter objecting to the targeting of trans women and girls.

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.


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