17 Aug 2016
A record number of out LGBTI athletes are participating at this year’s Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Photo: @AminiFonua (via Twitter).
The fundamental principle of Olympism states that “Every individual must have the possibility of practicing sport, without discrimination of any kind.” This principle is particularly true for this year’s Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil with the participation of #TeamRefugees as well as the record number of out lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) athletes competing. …