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.

Mack Beggs, who identifies as male, has been criticized for competing against girls, but the state won't let him compete against boys.

February 24 2018 11:13 PM

Since its inception in the late 1800s, figure skating has been for "ladies" and "men," but the time for gender equality on the ice is now. 

February 23 2018 12:49 PM

Kim Meylemans tells us about being out at the Olympics.

February 23 2018 4:32 AM

Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scored the winning goal in the shootout, as the United States beat Canada 3-2 on Thursday.

February 22 2018 5:11 PM

Speed skater Brittany Bowe and the American team won bronze.

February 21 2018 12:58 PM

Whose mother wouldn't want him to date Adam Rippon? A mom can dream.

February 19 2018 12:56 PM

The out Olympian could hardly believe his Twitter feed.

February 19 2018 12:24 PM
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