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Why Professional Sports Still Has a Gay Problem

In the wake of the Orlando shooting massacre, leagues continue to erase LGBT from their outreach message<p>In the depths of Tropicana Field – between …

LGBTQI

Team DC awards 7 scholarships to LGBT athletes this Saturday

Night of Champions highlights LGBT student-athletesThis weekend Team DC, the umbrella organization for LGBT sports organizations in Washington DC, …

Student Athletes

Two gay swimmers are best friends and each other’s rock

<b> Axel Reed and Josh Velasquez formed a bond while coming out.</b>We’re two swimmers and best friends, both in college, who happen to be gay. We came out …

Homosexuality

Sports have been an anchor for transgender teenager

He hopes to ‘inspire young people going through the same things I did.’I’ve been an athlete my entire life. Since the time I could walk, I have run …

LGBTQI

Homophobic language skews our view of acceptance in sports

Gay slurs often don’t indicate a deeper rejection of gay athletes.For years we in the LGBT sports movement have tried to curb the use of anti-gay …

LGBTQI

Gay high school athlete fought teasing to find a home in cheerleading

Nicholas Ramirez is the happiest he’s ever been.I never really “came out.”My parents always knew I was more “flamboyant” than most of the other boys. …

Homosexuality

Podcast: Gay swimmers say being best friends helped them come out

Axel Reed and Josh Velasquez share a bond only swimmers have.Josh Velasquez and Axel Reed are two swimmers in college who each had a secret — they …

Homosexuality