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 former Dallas Cowboys linebacker is making history with his nuptials to Joshua Ross.

1:12 PM

Coming out as bisexual, ice dancer Karina Manta faces a different set of challenges than gay men in the sport. 

November 09 2018 6:04 AM

The action arises from dissatisfaction with how USA Gymnastics' governing body addressed a sexual assault scandal.

November 05 2018 7:39 PM

Billy Bean and Major League Baseball are not just going purple for Spirit Day, but going to bat for queer kids all year long.

October 18 2018 4:03 AM

Rachel McKinnon's message to transphobes: My victory is legitimate.

October 16 2018 10:06 PM
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