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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.

The sports world isn't as homophobic as many assume, at least according to Martin and a surprising new study.

November 11 2020 10:54 PM

The documentary recounts the hidden history of professional wrestling.

November 05 2020 6:28 PM

The sports stars announced the news with a sweet Instagram post.

November 02 2020 1:45 AM

San Diego Loyal SC walked off the field in a protest against bigotry and in support of Collin Martin.

October 01 2020 1:17 PM

Thom Brennaman, who has covered major sports for over three decades, was slammed for using the f word on air.

September 28 2020 3:21 PM

Marty Jannetty is backtracking on his account of killing a gay man as a teen.

September 10 2020 4:23 PM

"I want every person who loves rugby to have the chance to feel the way I did."

August 31 2020 11:55 AM