The Advocate brings readers the latest news from the world of gay sports. Follow the most recent developments about the people, policies, and players who are shaping national and international dialogue about athletes and the LGBT community. Read about Michael Sam, Jason Collins, Brittney Griner, Darren Young, Johnny Weir, Fallon Fox, and more luminaries of the gay sports arena who are trailblazers in basketball, football, soccer, baseball, hockey, tennis, swimming, track, and golf. Find out about upcoming and past Olympic Games, and how lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender athletes are helping to advance the marathon of equality on an international scale.

The Olympic diver and Oscar-winner are set to wed, and they announced it to the world in the most old-school way you could think of.

October 01 2015 3:05 PM

The Kiss Cam at the New York Mets' Citi Field focused on two men as a supposed joke, but one fan wasn't laughing. 

September 24 2015 6:02 PM

Berra partnered with Athlete Ally, a group working for LGBT equality, and was a consistent champion of the underdog.

September 23 2015 8:03 PM

The 2015 Rainbow Boogie brought a very niche group together.

September 18 2015 9:30 AM

A new video takes an intimate look at what prompted rugby star Gareth Thomas to come out to his team and the world.

September 08 2015 8:37 AM

This week's I Am Cait episode is part one of the season-ending finale, and gives viewers a behind the scenes look at Jenner's struggles with her transition. 

September 06 2015 11:46 PM

The sports journalist is engaged to partner David Kitchen.

September 05 2015 1:56 PM