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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.

Michael Sam: "I'm not surprised at all."

March 24 2016 4:40 PM

“I feel like I have something to offer.” 

March 18 2016 11:43 AM

LGBT athletes continue to become more visible in major sports. 

March 14 2016 12:40 PM

"Rule yourself."

March 09 2016 4:03 PM

A majority of Americans don’t believe that a LGBTQ person is safe at a sports event. The former NBA player and the founder of Athlete Ally talk about what needs to change.

March 07 2016 1:00 PM

“HBO has been a proud home to many LGBTQ stories.” 

March 02 2016 4:11 PM

This will give you motivation to hit the gym. 

February 24 2016 4:25 PM