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Gay Athlete: Rutgers Needs To Get Act Together

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An alum and former rower praises the university for being a leader in LGBT acceptance, but in the wake of the Mike Rice fallout it needs to fix the problems.

Gay Athletes Used In Ad Campaigns

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(This story was published in 2001). Being gay and being a jock is not necessarily a poisonous combination to Madison Avenue, the New York Times reports in its July 9, 2001 edition (note: you...

Colby College Highlights Its Out LGBT Athletes

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Athletes at the Maine campus open up about showers, You Can Play, the larger culture and much more

Robin Lee: Rare woman in sports memorabilia

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(This story was published in 2007). By: Ross Forman Robin Lee sells sports memorabilia at weekend trading card shows in Northern California. She's done it for the past 10 years, selling relics...

A Hero, a Brother, a Lesson in Tolerance and Under

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(This story was published in 2001). By: Peter FitzSimons Sydney Morning Herald (Reprinted by permission of the author) The connections between sport and the terrorist atrocities in New York...

News: All Day, Kobe, Gay Swedish Hockey Ad

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Adrian Peterson asked about race of first out gay pro. Esera Tuaolo talks. Kobe Bryant and Magic's gay kid.

News: Chris Clemons, 6th grader, Coming Out

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Chris Clemons' comments get more scrutiny, and more and more straight writers talk about out athletes

NFL Hall Of Famer: Embrace Gay Athletes

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San Diego Chargers great Ron Mix writes about lessons learned from his lesbian daughter and why sports are ready for openly gay athletes.

Media Roundup: Kluwe, Athlete Ally, NFL Reax

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Arcus Foundation makes $100k donation to Athlete Ally. Chris Kluwe says gay player wouldn't be distraction.

Ultimate (Frisbee) Captain is Out at Fresno State

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Charles Naurath left sports when he began exploring his sexuality. But after a year abroad, he found his love of sports again in Ultimate.

Conference On Homophobia in Sports Coming To Bosto

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(This story was published in 2003). On March 28-30, 2003, the newly formed National Gay & Lesbian Athletics Foundation (NGLAF) will present the first ever national conference on homophobia in...

Podcast: Fallon Fox's Biggest Fight

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MMA fighter Fallon Fox is transgender. And Outsports makes a big move.

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NLGJA Event with Cyd & Jim This Tuesday

Come by Rockwell in Los Feliz on March 12 to say hello!

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The Story Behind Our New Logo

Athletes coming out was the inspiration behind Outsports' new symbol

You Can Play Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

Co-founder Patrick Burke reflects on the group's work with the NHL, college sports teams and the importance of LGBT voices

New Era For Outsports

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SB Nation acquires the gay-sports website. Jim Buzinski and Cyd Zeigler will continue to operate it.

¡Vaya Huracánes!

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(This story was published in 2003). By: Todd Heustess MIAMI--Roosters are crowing. All signs and ads are in Spanish. Everyone I encounter in this working-class neighborhood greets me in...

Contact Us

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Our idea was for two gay guys to write about sports. Outsports first published in November 1999 with a one-page recap of that Sunday's NFL action. We had no idea whether anyone would read us, but...

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Allies Opening Door for Gay Jackie Robinson

Bruce Silverman discusses the importance of straight allies in winning equality in sports

Being outed blessing in disguise for volleyballer

Robbie Martin's teammates in college did not mind having a gay teammate. Martin has rekindled his love for the sport in the gay volleyball world.

Gay college football player fits in on his team

Neither totally out nor closeted, kicker finds the right environment to be himself.

Brady bridges the gap

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QB appeals to gay and straight men in unique ways

Calderon to get award

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(This story was published in 2007). By: Ross Forman J.P. Calderon was closeted, despite accurate rumors that he was gay, during his run on CBS-TV’s Survivor: Cook Islands. Now Calderon, 32, of...

Going pro with a cause

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Gay triathlete on a mission: going pro while erasing hate

Among gay Falcon fans, Joey's the man

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With Vick gone, former Duck leaves some swooning

A struggle to learn

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An athlete studies S. Africa's education system

Helping one woman discover her past

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Adoptee looking for gay child of a pro football player

Out former pro umpire Tyler Garrison

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(This story was published in 2007). By: Ross Forman To make it in professional baseball, Tyler Garrison went back in the closet. Being openly-gay was not an option, even as an umpire. Or,...

Finding love and drama at umpire school

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(This story was published in 2007). By: Ross Forman Within days after arriving at umpire school in January 2002, Shane Wright was dealing with off-field drama. His roommate at the Harry...

One man's first marathon

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Before contracting HIV, John ran his first marathon; and he has kept running

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