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This Rugby team is calling for the end of discrimination against LGBTQ+ people

Homophobia festers in the shadows. No matter how enlightened certain organizations or individuals may appear on the surface, their true colors will eventually bleed through the...

Quinton Peron Talks LGBTQ Acceptance in Sports and Leading the Cheer in Pride

Picture it – Atlanta 2019, Super Bowl LIII, the Los Angeles Rams are about to take on the New England Patriots. The stakes are high – the last time the Rams were in the Super...

Retirement Has Never Looked So Good: Keegan Hirst

Last year, one of the dreamiest rugby players to ever grace the pitch finally hung up his uniform. Keegan Hirst spent half a decade being out-and-proud as well as...

Revenge Is a Dish Best Served Gay-Rugby-HOT!

Bullies and drag queens and bears, oh my! These are the ingredients of Steelers, a documentary that celebrates the brutal pride of Australia’s renowned gay rugby team. The...

For Love of the Game: Collin Martin

Pro soccer is a dizzying blur of meaty thighs, sweaty athleticism, and scores galore. Also, it’s the world’s most popular sport. So, when homophobia flares up on the field, we...

The Thighs Have It: Levi Davis Comes Out

He made us sweat as rugby fans. He made us cheer as Celebrity X Factor fans. Now Levi Davis is giving us all the feels because he just announced that he is bisexual. Davis is a...

This Is How to Have Fun with 16 LGBTQ Athletic Organizations around NYC

Looking to meet other LGBTQ people and be active in a safe environment? We’ve compiled a list of our favorite queer sports and athletic organizations in New York and surrounding...

This Is How You Train for a Marathon

If a Marathon is on your bucket list, it will take more than practice to get you across the 26-mile mark. We’ve assembled a few handy training tips to get you ready to hit your...

Tennis Fan? You’ll Love This Look at Life Beyond the Baseline

Sports photography is a genre which has to capture the action going on at any given moment. But that of course tells only part of the story. In Tennis Fan, by German-born...

LGBT Advocates Drop Lesbian Tennis Legend Martina Navratilova for Transphobia

Athlete Ally, a group promoting LGBTQ inclusivity, has severed ties with lesbian legend and 18-time tennis Grand Slam winner Martina Navratilova. According to the organization,...

“Alone in the Game” Documentary Asks: Where Are All the Gay Athletes?

In some ways, 2018 will go down as a fantastic year for LGBT representation in sport. The Winter Olympics boasted at least 15 out athletes — more than double the number at Sochi...

Violence Erupts against LGBTQ Tourists at World Cup Games

Despite numerous warnings to fans planning to attend the World Cup tournament in Russia, an anti-gay attack took place before the competition even got underway. And yesterday, UK...