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.

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July 25 2016 3:40 PM

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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

The discriminatory law will cost the city millions as Gov. Pat McCrory defends HB2 against the "sports and entertainment elite."

July 22 2016 10:07 AM

The Olympic diver discusses his Wheaties Box on Oprah: Where Are They Now?

July 22 2016 8:00 AM

Now he's 56 and "still going strong."

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