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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.

A Colorado-based writer found the courage to tell his readers he's gay after learning about the professional athlete's journey to acceptance.

February 01 2016 4:56 PM

Figure skater Adam Rippon is the 2016 U.S. men's champion and an ice dancer extraordinare. 

January 29 2016 1:15 PM

The rest of the sporting world now needs to follow the lead of the International Olympic Committee.

January 29 2016 7:02 AM

The Edmonton Oilers have become the first hockey team to show off the rainbow adhesive in support of diversity.

January 25 2016 3:38 PM
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