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Sport’s Hidden Lives: Ben English

Revealing the Hidden Life.

Nick Smith talks to wrestler Ben English, aka The VIP, about his experiences of coming out in the world of professional wrestling

“Professional wrestlers are not the most politically correct group, but the messages of support I received from my peers were incredible.”

LGBT Heroes – Day 16

John Amaechi

John Amaechi is selected for Polari Magazine’s list of LGBT Heroes. For UK LGBT History Month 2012.

“It is painfully illustrative of just how homophobic the world of sport is that most athletes like Amaechi come out after their retirement from their sport. “