Stories that show how athletes, teams, leagues, and journalists who cover the world of sports are dealing with LGBT-related issues
National Soccer Coaches Association of America launches "Gay, Lesbian and Ally" website
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America pushes towards equality in sports by launching the "Gay, Lesbian and Ally" website. The site offers many useful resources to help make sports more inclusive of the LGBT athletes.
New York Giants player Victor Cruz gives assist to gay bullied teen
Since he came out in middle school, Joey experienced constant bullying from his peers. Recently, Victor Cruz, the New York Giants wide receiver, helped Joey overcome the painful past by giving him a tour of the Giants locker room.
Swedish Hockey Star speaks on behalf of You Can Play to promote equality in sports
Gabriel Landeskog, the captain of Colorado Avalanche hockey team stood up for equality by speaking yesterday on behalf of You Can Play, an organization focusing on eliminating discrimination from sports. Thanks to Landeskog’s involvement, NHL officially became the first sports league in North America to include LGBT allies on every team.