At the ESPY Awards ceremony, the openly lesbian soccer player Abby Wambach got back on what made her most proud: women's equality in sport.
Women's Running magazine has a trans woman on the cover of its issue of July 2016. This is the first time the running magazine honors a runner from the community.
In France, from January 29 to February 1, professional soccer players of League 1 and League 2 will wear rainbow shoelaces during games and workouts to show their support to diversity and to fight against discrimination in sport.
While the Women's World Cup is currently taking place in Canada, the player of the team of Switzerland Ramona Bachmann, has for the first time talked about her girlfriend Camille who accompanied her to Canada.
Basketball player Angel McCoughtry came out as lesbian while confirming the discrimination she experienced in her former basketball team in Turkey.
Want to learn how to surf or want to surf not surrounded by heterosexual men but by lesbian and bisexual women?
On the occasion of the new year, the German swimmer Theresa Michalak (on the right) introduced her girlfriend thus making her public coming out.
In October, we expressed our dissatisfaction with the proposal of the International Olympic Committee which included to supposedly protect LGBT athletes against discrimination under the term "other" in the contract between the committee and a city willing to host the Olympic Games. This month, we are satisfied because the IOC has modified an amendment of the Olympic Charter to offer protection based on sexuality.
Rose Cossar, a gymnast who represented Canada at the last Summer Olympics in 2012, has talked about her coming out and the years she has hidden her true nature for fear of not being able to practice her sport.
One would have thought that this was it, that the International Olympic Committee finally moved to fight against discrimination sudden by LGBT people. But no!
During US Open, the openly lesbian former tennis player Martina Navratilova proposed her partner!
Saturday was the launch of the Gay Games in Cleveland and President Barack Obama participated in the kick-off of these games with a video message during the opening ceremony.