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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.

“I decided I would not wait until I retire to announce that I’m gay.”

January 19 2021 10:56 AM

"His actions conflict with the inclusive culture that we strive to uphold."

January 16 2021 9:33 AM

Couper Gunn hopes to inspire others.

January 15 2021 11:40 AM

The contract is an extension of his current contract.

January 13 2021 11:02 AM

He used it during a PGA Tour event.

January 11 2021 9:30 AM

New Year, a new Mr. Grim.

January 08 2021 12:24 PM

“This is another chapter of the story that we are writing together.” 

January 06 2021 10:32 AM