Sports

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 out Olympian sought answers in the form of a pyschic reading with Tyler Henry. 

February 17 2018 1:00 PM

The out skater was overcome with emotion after his latest triumph.

February 17 2018 12:32 PM

Another near flawless performance from the out athlete, while favored skater Nathan Chen stumbles.

February 16 2018 1:12 PM

Out athletes like Julie Wu Chu are upending stereotypes, but the Olympics should also be a wake-up call to the dearth of LGBT protections throughout Asia.

February 16 2018 6:08 AM

The out Olympic freeskier says the injury won't keep him from competing.

February 15 2018 8:39 PM

Kenworthy reiterated his disdain for the administration and talked about the importance of being out on CBS This Morning.

February 15 2018 2:12 PM

Snowboarding's governing body avoided questions from women at a press conference about gold medalist Shaun White, who settled a gnarly harassment suit last year. 

February 14 2018 8:04 PM
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