Comment on this Story. Olympians who openly identify as bisexual, for instance, are growing in number as well. Additionally, the International Olympic Committee, and the many governing bodies within, have made some strides when it comes to recognizing that gender is not binary, though policies for transgender athletes remain a thorny debate among officials and athletes.
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He posted his delight on Twitter, posing for photos with team-mate and figure skater Adam Rippon. She won her fifth gold on Monday. In more recent years, athletes have waited to come gay olympic athelets until after their time in competition was over, including figure skaters Johnny Weir and Brian Boitano and American diver Greg Louganis.
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