Of course, the irony is obvious today. At this stage in our society, if an athlete comes out to represent their country and deliver the goods, I can't believe that any of these issues, whether their sexual orientation or color of skin or religion - why is that even a factor? But unbelievably, inGalindo remains the only top-level skater to have come out while Olympic-eligible. But the Peoria native said he skated in a different environment during the Cup of Russia events in and The common assumption that male figure skaters are gay - and the latent and often blatant hostility behind it - is the sport's deep and dirty secret. And that's not how life, on or off the ice, works. Figure Skating.
We felt very strongly that they should be afforded the same rights.
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Suddenly, a manager demanded that they get off the ice, even though there were male-female pairs skating at the same time.