From the great guys at Outsports:
“The number of openly gay and lesbian athletes at the 2012 London Summer Olympics is on par with the totals for Athens in 2004 and Beijing in 2008.
The 10 openly gay and lesbians athletes areMatthew Mitcham (Australia, diving);Edward Gal (Netherlands, equestrian);Judith Arndt (Germany, cycling); Seimone Augustus (U.S., basketball); Imke Duplitzer (Germany, fencing); Megan Rapinoe (U.S. soccer); Marilyn Agliotti (Netherlands, field hockey);Maartje Paumen (Netherlands, field hockey); Natalie Cook(Australia, beach volleyball); and Jessica Landström (Sweden, soccer). In addition, Pia Sundhage, U.S. women’s soccer head coach, is openly gay.”
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