Transgender athlete to become first to compete for Canada internationally

Transgender athlete Savannah Burton practicing for Dodgeball World Championships (PRNewsFoto/Savannah Burton Inc.)

Team Canada Womens dodgeball of the Canadian Dodgeball Association, will make history in Las Vegas, Nevada this weekend and will ...

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First openly gay NBA player Jason Collins retires

Point Foundation Jason Collins

35-year-old center Jason Collins announced his retirement from the NBA Wednesday after 13 seasons in the league. Jason Collins made ...

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LA Galaxy sign Robbie Rogers to multi-year contract extension


MLS and USMNT veteran has appeared in 30 matches since joining the club last season CARSON, Calif. (Thursday, Nov. 13, ...

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On Your Mark. Get Set. Crowdfund! Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for 2017 World OutGames Miami

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MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Oct. 23, 2014 – World OutGames Miami has launched a global crowdfunding campaign in anticipation of the sports, ...

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World OutGames Miami to Launch Crowdfunding Campaign

World OutGames Miami Logo

Donations support global outreach program, participant scholarship fund MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 — On your mark. Get set. Crowdfund! World ...

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Inaugural Athlete Ally Action Awards Honors Yogi Berra, James Blake, Jason Collins, Martina Navratilova, KPMG, And The WNBA

Athlete Ally Action Awards

Athlete Ally, the nation’s largest non-profit organization in LGBT sports, is honoring Yogi Berra, James Blake, Jason Collins, Martina Navratilova, ...

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Rainbow Laces campaign to kick homophobia out of football returns

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Rainbow Laces campaign asks players to lace up for weekend of 13/14 September Premier League, GFSN, Thomas Hitzlsperger, Arsenal and ...

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Gay Games 9 gives final push for major survey on homophobia in sport‏

Michael Sam Video

“Out on the Fields” receives support from Michael Sam to round out responses from US LGBT athletes Gay Games 9, ...

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Ernst & Young LLP strengthens its support of Gay Games 9 as the competitions commence


CLEVELAND, Aug. 7, 2014 – Ernst & Young LLP will expand its engagement in Gay Games 9 through volunteerism, event participation and more as ...

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Australian Olympic swimmer Ian Thorpe comes out as gay

Ian Thorpe

The Australian swimmer Ian Thorpe, whose five-medal performance at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney captivated his country has revealed that ...

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