Post Profile

Belgium’s Only Male Olympic Skater Is Competing In His First Games As An Out Gay Man

"My orientation is not a factor when I skate," says Jorik Hendrickx.
read more


Related Posts

Out Speed Skater Blake Skjellerup Plans On Wearing Rainbow Pin To Olympic Games In Sochi

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Openly gay New Zealand speed skater Blake Skjellerup has already made his feelings known on Russia and the anti-gay laws it recently passed. According to the International Olympic Committee, athletes competing at the games have noth...

Gay Speed Skater Blake Skjellerup Fails to Qualify for Sochi Olympics, is First Alternate for 500M

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Gay speed skater Blake Skjellerup, who had promised to wear a rainbow pin to the Sochi games and "be myself" in Russia, has failed to qualify, Outsports reports: Skjellerup, who was poised to become the first publicly out gay male.....

New Zealand Olympic Speed Skater Blake Skjellerup: I'm Gay

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad

New Zealand speed skater Blake Skjellerup has come out of the closet in Australia's DNA magazine, Outsports reports. Said Skjellerup: "The first real issue was that I was there [at the Olympics] to compete – to focus on my skating.....

A Second Openly Gay Figure Skater Has Qualified for the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang

LGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Last week we reported that U.S. Figure Skater Adam Rippon became the first openly gay male to qualify for the Winter Olympics. Another out gay man will be joining Rippon, but he’ll be competing for Canada. Canadian pairs figure skat...

Let’s talk about gay Olympic figure skater Jorik Hendrickx

LGBT / Gay : Queerty

"It shouldn’t matter what your sexual orientation is because sport should be about the performances and results."


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC