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.

Chris Mosier's awe-inspiring time in the men's sprint duathlon has opened a new door for trans athletes nationwide.

June 08 2015 6:34 PM

A transphobic petition failed to clear its initial hurdle, as the International Olympic Committee confirms that Jenner's gold medal is Caitlyn's to keep.

June 08 2015 12:17 PM

Rev. Warren Hall, who says he was fired by Seton Hall University for posting a pro-LGBT message on Facebook, acknowledges that he is gay.

May 27 2015 3:05 PM

Clemson University's head football coach, Dabo Swinney, gave in to pressure to cancel a speech at the antigay Palmetto Family Council fundraiser in Columbia, S.C.

May 27 2015 1:31 PM Updated