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Straight Wrestler Launches Website To Combat Homophobia

The Advocate Reports:

Hudson Taylor, a straight All-American wrestler and coach at Columbia University, has launched the website AthleteAlly.com in an effort to combat homophobia in sports and ensure the locker room is a safe space for all.

?I created the Pledge so that we, as an athletic community, can take proactive steps to end homophobia in sports,? Taylor says in a statement on the site. ?When we inspire entire teams and athletic departments to commit to a new standard of athletic integrity, we will change the environment in locker rooms and on playing fields. Adding your name to the growing list of supporters is the first step to make a difference.?

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