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 Minnesota Timberwolves forward later said he had "utmost love and respect for the LGBTQIA community."

January 09 2019 10:51 AM

The wrestler came out as bisexual in 2017 but now sees his longterm future with only men.

January 02 2019 10:47 AM

Both guards for the WNBA team the Chigago Sky, the women had a quiet wedding in Seattle this week.
 

December 30 2018 6:59 PM

The Olympian's televised kiss gave "a jolt of hope" to young LGBTQ athletes, Outsports writes.

December 28 2018 4:08 PM

Notables in entertainment, fashion, sports, and culture kicked open the closet door in 2018.

December 18 2018 5:03 AM

"It’s important for me to always fight for equality," says the six-time Ladies European Tour champ.

December 10 2018 9:31 PM
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