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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.

New guidelines removes the requirement of surgery for transgender Olympic athletes.

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He even considered kissing his then-boyfriend on live television at the Sochi Olympics.

January 19 2016 6:10 PM

First marriage, now hockey? Gay agenda on track…

January 11 2016 10:45 AM

Just when you were ready to snooze through the halftime show (thanks, Coldplay)....

January 08 2016 11:30 AM

The gay rugby player on hiding in the closet, what it was like after coming out, and what he looks for in a man.

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It's the end of an era for soccer, but the woman who's been the global face for the sport recalls a stunning year.

December 17 2015 9:30 AM
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