Stories that show how athletes, teams, leagues, and journalists who cover the world of sports are dealing with LGBT-related issues

August 19, 2014

GLAAD speaks with celebrity fitness trainer, motivational speaker and LGBT activist Shawnee Harkins

But although her career as a trainer keeps her busy, Shawnee continues to be a great leader in the LGBT sports and fitness movement by becoming an Ambassador for Athlete Ally.

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The Gay Games are over in Cleveland, but the stories continue to be told

Saturday evening saw the closing ceremony of the 9th Gay Games, presented by the Cleveland Foundation, but that doesn't mean that the stories of LGBT athletes are ending.

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VIDEO: Rural South Dakota high school supports gay coach

A high school coach publicly came out as gay Outsports knowing his conservative Catholic school administration might fire him for being open about who he is.

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Billy Bean, the Yankees, and at-risk LGBT youth give each other hope

Yesterday, former Major League Baseball player Billy Bean partnered with the New York Yankees to meet with LGBT youth in Manhattan.

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