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Robbie Rogers, Tom Daley, Michael Sam, Gareth Thomas — these athletes are paving new ground in the world of sports as openly gay, out-and-proud players. At both the collegiate and professional level, sports have historically been the last frontier for LGBT acceptance, and homophobia still runs rampant in locker rooms and on playing fields across the United States and Europe. Gay athletes and anti-bullying activists like Ben Cohen, former pro English rugby player, are fighting to change the game and create more inclusive spaces for LGBT players everywhere. Follow Out for all the latest on gay sports.

An Olympic love story 20 years in the making.

July 28 2016 1:48 PM

“I just think rugby globally is a very accepting sport because when you’re starting out, everyone plays."

July 26 2016 1:50 PM

"I was always scared of what the kids would think. Are they going to look at me differently?"

July 26 2016 1:49 PM

Let's get ready to humble.

July 25 2016 3:40 PM

Here's what you need...

July 25 2016 10:05 AM

Olympic hopeful Josh Dixon gets in three workouts on days when he's training. Here's how he's earned that ripped physique.

July 22 2016 12:00 PM
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