PALM SPRINGS, CA - MARCH 16: Olympic Gold Medalist Greg Louganis attends Bash To Banish Bullying Benefiting It Gets Better, a Matrix Chairs Of Change Event - Day 1 at Saguaro Hotel on March 16, 2013 in Palm Springs, California.
Jason's actions also send another clear message to young people that sexual orientation can no longer be the standard to unfairly judge an athlete's ability or potential ... Joining the ranks of trailblazers like Martina Navratilova, Greg Louganis, Wade Davis and Brittney Griner, we have witnessed another obstacle overcome in sports.
We open the doors for communication ... There would be debate going on, education happening. It got people thinking, it got people talking, and not burying our heads in the sand surrounding a very devastating issue.More quotes »
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