“Anyone that’s told they can’t compete or can’t do something they love just because of who they are, it’s not on,” the Olympic champ said.
Gold medalist Daley tells Pride Today’s Stephen Walker that fatherhood helped make him a better athlete.
The Olympic diver was participating in a four-part event in support of Comic Relief.
The out athlete has pledged to use the honor to support LGBTQ+ and other marginalized people.
“Why are we allowing places that aren’t safe for ALL fans and ALL players to host our most prestigious sporting events?”
Pieces have already begun to sell out.
The gold medalist said it was great that so many LGBTQ+ athletes participated in the Tokyo Olympics, more can be done to enact actual change.