OUT June July 2016
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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.

The out soccer star admits how frustrating it is that he's still the only openly gay athlete in his league. 

May 20 2016 4:59 PM

Insult after insult, the gay referee says he "cannot take any more."

May 11 2016 11:51 AM

Check out the diver's Stella McCartney-designed swim briefs

April 27 2016 1:06 PM

Schuyler Bailar's story is inspiring to all athletes, transgender or not.

April 26 2016 1:53 PM

He's out!

April 21 2016 11:20 AM

“[The backlash] is because of the violent non-tolerant minority that shuts up anybody that doesn’t say something that they believe should be said.”

April 20 2016 5:40 PM

The Kings Cross Steelers pose in a new shoot for Meat magazine.

April 13 2016 3:50 PM
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