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There’s a new out athlete heading to the Olympics! Victor Gutiérrez, member of the Spanish water polo team, has come out of the closet. In an interview with the Spanish-language magazine Shangay, he said that while his family and friends already knew, it was the recent homophobic attacks in Madrid that made him decide to come out publically.
One of the biggest ways to fight homophobia is to be out and proud, so we tip our swimming caps to Victor!
(Featured image via Victor Gutiérrez’ Instagram)