Photo via Adam Rippon Instagram.
Of course people are interested in your sexual orientation. You have a lot of respect for your fellow athletes for working hard toward a goal. Their sexual orientation takes a backseat to that.
What defines me is what my mom always taught me: Those are the things that define me. I feel so overwhelmed that U.
Figure Skating wants to Sex dating in Rippon a part of me. It's a huge thing to have your sport's governing body be a part of that and to show all their athletes that they accept them for who they are and for their individual personalities.
When you go out and Sex dating in Rippon, you want to represent [the organization] to the best of your ability, and you want to represent your true, authentic self. When you're honest with yourself, you can do that. I want to be a relatable example.
Rippon skated in three World Championships, but he's never skated in the Olympics — he was eighth at the January U. Championships, missing the two-man U.
Rippon is scheduled to open his season at Finlandia Trophy in Finland next week, and he's entered in Skate Canada on Halloween weekend. He says he wants to be a "relatable example" for other athletes and LGBT people, adding:.
I worked hard and loved what I did. Photo via Adam Rippon Instagram U.
He says he wants to be a "relatable example" for other athletes and LGBT people, adding: Sportscoming out.