Collin Martin, the only openly gay male athlete in American pro-sports, is working to created education and accountability for homophobia in athletics
Jesse Hernandez just became the third man ever in history to join an NFL cheerleading squad. Here’s how he aced the audition process
Sorry, Trump — you’re not the Donald we want to hear from.
Atlanta Braves player Ozzie Albies shared an intimate moment with Ronald Acuña Jr. during a recent game, letting us see a rare moment of affection between two pro-athletes.
Two more professional baseball players have been identified as sending anti-gay tweets in their younger days: Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb and Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner, both 25, came under fire Sunday, just days Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader was ordered to attend sensitivity training for homophobic and racist tweets[…]
The Middle East country of Qatar has censored LGBTQ news stories and is making queer athletes question their safety as two world sporting events approach
That Pitcher Who Wrote Racist, Homophobic Tweets Got a Standing Ovation, Because the World Is Now Garbage
Fans gave a standing ovation to Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader after tweets surfaced in which he declared ‘White power’ and ‘I hate gay people’
#SorryNotSorry: This Trump-Loving College Wrestler Lost His Scholarship After Yelling Anti-Gay Slur at Protestors
After Bronson Harmon shouted homophobic obscenities at protestors opposing Trump’s immigration policy, the college wrestler loses his athletic scholarship at Cal Poly.
Sad news from Kazakhstan this morning — Bronze-winning Olympic figure skater Denis Ten was stabbed to death; he was only 25 years old
Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader apologized for racist and homophobic tweets he sent in 2012.
The Hidden Flag campaign brought six activists from six different countries to the World Cup in protest of Russia and Chechnya’s persecution of LGBT people
For the first time since coming out, gay soccer player Collin Martin got a standing ovation when he took to the field to play.
The world of sports hasn’t always been so supportive of the LGBTQ community, but things are changing, and that’s exactly why it’s more important than ever for Hornet to cover all the latest breakthroughs in gay sports news.
Every culture seems to love watching people compete. Today sports events draw massive crowds and millions of viewers on TV as we watch athletes compete to be the best.
Though the LGBTQ community has long been on the outside of the professional sporting world for generations — and being “out” was simply out of the question for most pro athletes — the world now has more openly gay sports stars than ever.
Take a look at all the ways the world of sports and the LGBTQ community are coming together. Everyone in the LGBTQ community can find something to appreciate about the nature of competition. Take a stroll through our favorite gay moments from all things gay sports.