LGBTQ+ Athlete Resources

Below are resources for Queer athletes. This list is not exhaustive but will continue to grow with time, research and suggestions! 


Trans Athlete

This site has terms with definitions, information on policies for trans athletes, how to be overall inclusive of trans athletes in sports, as well as a list of other organizations that are allies too.

Out Sports 

On this site you will find personal coming out stories that serve as inspiration for athletes who are not yet out and various articles are queer athletes using their voices to raise awareness.

Head Strong Mindset

Here you find information on the importance of inclusive locker rooms, how to create LGBTQ+ inclusive culture as well as various supportive organizations. 

The Gay Games 

Yes,  that is the title! This is a major event held every couple of years in a different location/ country. The next host will be decided in the next 2 years and the next games will be held in 2030. There is a link on the website to donate as well as information about scholarships. 

Sports Equality Foundation

A private Facebook group for coaches, athletes, sport professionals, etc. that identify as LGBTQ+ through the Sports Equality Foundation. This is a supportive space!