Welcome to SFGN’s special World OutGames Miami 2017 section. We’re highlighting the stories of local LGBT athletes that will be attending this year’s event from May 26 through June 4. While we couldn’t cover all the over 100 local athletes, we’ve decided to feature players from a wide range of the sports that will take place at OutGames. 


Without further ado, here are the athletes and their stories!


Alvaro A. Gutierrez, Jr. - Swimming


Barry J. Cooper, Jr. - Golf and Tennis


Charlotte Schou - Swimming


Chris Manning - Basketball


David Rumford - Dancesport


Diego Suarez - Swimming


Federico Garcia and Tyler King -  Running


Gerwin Mucke - Soccer


John Ring - Triathalon


Kenny Evans - Tennis


Kevin Forbes - Basketball


Michael Humpleby - Track and Field


Michelle Jackson - Tennis


Sunny and River Martin - Dancesport


Timothy Collins - Volleyball


More World OutGames 2017 Coverage:

World OutGames Honors Pillars of Sports, Culture, and Human Rights

Out Games Offers Full Schedule of Cultural Performances, Programs

Miami Hosts Three-day Human Rights Conference as part of World OutGames

OutGames Miami to Present Experimental Pulse Memorial

Adidas Partners with World OutGames Miami