Thanks to these prominent athletes who are gay, the sports world is becoming more and more accepting of homosexual players whether these famous olympians, tennis greats, and basketball players came out after they retired, or revealed their sexuality during their sports careers, they've paved.
This list could be expanded with people from: category:bisexual sportspeople, category:gay sportsmen, category:lesbian sportswomen and category:transgender and transsexual sportspeople. For some gay athletes at the olympics, being out is a weight lifted by julie yoon and nick visser, huffpost team usa's gus kenworthy and canada's eric radford speak to huffpost about their winning.
More olympians are coming out, but brazil has sordid history on lgbt rights. This is a list of some of the openly gay athletes from around the world-----if you like my videos please consider leaving a small donation if you can, anything will be highly appreciated.
Meet the rainbow squad: how team gb has more gay athletes than any other nation competing in rio 2016 there are a total of 44 openly gay athletes competing at the rio 2016 olympic games this summer. Breaking a sports barrier, nba center jason collins announced that he was gay in a cover story for sports illustrated the veteran nba center has become the first male professional athlete in the.
The 23 openly gay athletes of the 2012 olympics out of more than 12,000 athletes, 20 are openly gay get to know them updated. Photos: openly gay athletes - cnn.
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.