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Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and other non-heterosexual or non-cisgender (lgbtq) athletes have faced intolerance due to heteronormativity within sports culture. Dec 27, 2019 - athletes get excited playing sports and are proud to show off their goods. Thanks to these prominent athletes who are gay, the sports world is becoming more and more accepting of homosexual players. Whether these famous olympians, tennis greats, and basketball players came out after they retired, or revealed their sexuality during their sports careers, theyve paved the way for major lgtb sports progress. The study of the relationship between sports and homosexuality did not emerge until around the 1990s, when brian pronger and michael messner began interviewing athletes about their views on homosexuality. Neither researcher was able to find a male athlete who was openly gay and active competitors in both individual and team sports. You either get dirty stares or looks of wonderment in locker rooms when the other guys see what youre working with. Sports robbie rogers, tom daley, michael sam, gareth thomas these athletes are paving new ground in the world of sports as openly gay, out-and-proud players.