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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 athlete is a 10-time national champion.

March 24 2020 9:53 AM

The legislation is now going to Governor Brad Little, a Republican.

March 17 2020 4:04 PM

The athlete and performer came out in 2017.

March 17 2020 11:12 AM

He is the first openly gay professional athlete in the country.

March 10 2020 10:21 AM

She's one of the world's best known Beyonce impersonators.

March 06 2020 2:11 PM

“No one has a right to have an opinion about that sweet baby and her family, that’s the first thing,” 

February 25 2020 3:01 AM

The athlete was already out to his team and others.

February 20 2020 11:30 AM
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