Sports

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.

Get to know Laurie — Olympic champion, Dancing With the Stars winner, and best-selling author — in the new MTV #SeeHer campaign.

March 06 2017 6:42 AM

Some of those watching the match booed Mack Beggs when he easily defeated his female opponent to win the state championship. 

February 27 2017 10:36 PM

My-King Johnson just made gay sports history.

3:49 PM

The NHL has designated February as Hockey Is for Everyone Month and invited Fatima Al Ali to show her skills on the ice. 

February 21 2017 12:55 PM

The Patriots' quarterback has called Trump "a friend" but has no issue if his teammates skip the visit.

February 14 2017 7:20 PM
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