Here is the list of female athletes participating in these games:
Rugby: Kelly Griffin participated in her first Olympics with Jillion Potter. They end the fifth.
Whitewater kayak slalom: Ashley Nee
Soccer: Megan Rapinoe, Jill Ellis (head coach) who have made a good start.
Athletics: Dutee Chand (picture 2), who recently won the right to continue competing among women, which was an important victory for intersex athletes.
Field hockey: Carlien Dirkse van den Heuvel, Maartje Paumen, Alyson Annan (coach)
Soccer: Lisa Karolina, Viktoria Dahlkvist, Åsa Maria Nilla Fischer, Hedvig Lindahl, Carolina Seger, Pia Sundhage (head coach)
Track & field: Caster Semenya
Javelin: Sunette Viljoen Stella
Soccer: Katie Duncan
Beach volleyball: Larissa França will need support. Playing at home brings a lot of pressure.
Handball: Mayssa Pessoa
Taekwondo: Julia Vasconcelos
Soccer: Michelle Pearl Heyman
Swimming: Melanie Hénique proudly represent France and the community. One year ago she suffered a very violent homophobic attack which had led her to the hospital. On August 12, she will try to qualify in the 50m freestyle.
Handball: Alexandra Lacrabère (picture 3) and France handball team lost against Russia in a close game, they are inclined to a point but we know they will pull themselves together.
Soccer: Marie-Eve Nault
Discus: Nadine Müller
Pole vault: Martina Strutz
Field hockey: Susannah Townsend, Helen Richardson-Walsh and her wife Kate Walsh Richardson
You can view the complete list on Outsports: http://www.outsports.com/2016/7/11/12133594/rio-olympics-teams-2016-gay-lgbt-athletes-record
We follow all of them with interest and wish them good Olympics. We will inform you of the results in case of medal.
Photo 3 by Wenflou