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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.

Matthew Mitcham Auctions Off His Funky Underwear

How much would you have bid for the out Olympic diver's skivvies?

Gay Surfers Unite! A Doc Explores Wave-Rider Homophobia

French surfer Thomas Castets created GaySurfers.net, the first online community for LGBT wave-riders to network

Ben Cohen and Billy Bean 'StandUp' at San Francisco Pride

Ben Cohen and Billy Bean 'StandUp'

The legendary athletes-turned-LGBT-icons speak with The Advocate about the widespread impact of the recent Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage, the future of out athletes in sports, and working to leave a legacy that drives cultural change.

WATCH: Must Love Dogs and Robbie Rogers

The out soccer player and dog-owner teams up with PETA on a PSA about responsible animal guardianship.

From Glenn Burke to Brittney Griner: The State of Pride in Sports

From Glenn Burke to Brittney Griner: The State of Pride in Sports

Marriage equality isn't the only realm in LGBT rights that has changed in the last 40 years.

30 Sexiest (Shirtless) Male Tennis Players

From Agassi to Tsonga, a shortlist of the hottest male tennis players of all times.

Read Robbie Rogers' Letter to Childhood Self

‘You’ll be happier than you ever imagined’

EXCLUSIVE: Louganis, Kopay, Wade Davis, Billy Bean & More Pose

Heroes, past and present, who play for our team.

Seattle Mariners To Fly Pride Flag Sunday

Though they made the decision before the Supreme Court struck down DOMA, the Seattle Mariners announced today that they will fly the LGBT flag at their game against the Cubs on Sunday.

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