Thursday, September 8, 2016
1:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Moderator: Ivan Cano
Panelists: Chris Mosier, Kim Stone
The role of the LGBT sports movement promotes equality through visibility and interfacing platforms of human rights, sports and culture. LGBT athletes play a dual role of the athlete and activist. The panel will explore the increasing role of LGBT sporting bodies,as well as the role of these LGBT athlete/activists, and their experiences, challenges and successes in their sports career as an LGBT athlete.