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.

Craig James claims Fox Sports didn't care for the antigay comments he made while seeking political office.

August 05 2015 6:47 PM

The Olympic diver talked the struggles of LGBT athletes while discussing his new documentary, Back on Board.

August 02 2015 7:00 AM

Fans who knew the champion bodybuilder as 'Kroc' now can call her Janae Marie Kroc, a transgender woman and self-described 'gender-fluid alpha male/girly girl lesbian in a male body.'

July 28 2015 3:45 PM

With just a few emails, a local trans activist in this North Carolina city was able to get clarity — and equality — from major sports venues.

July 23 2015 7:20 PM