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Openly Gay Athletes Adam Rippon And Gus Kenworthy Are Undisputed BFF Goals

Name a more iconic duo. I'll wait.

This is Gus Kenworthy, US skier.

And this is Adam Rippon, US figure skater.

Kenworthy and Rippon have the distinction of being the only two openly gay male athletes on the US Olympic squad.


Really, you might never see a cuter pair of BFFs. Check 'em out in their matching Olympic gear.

We're here. We're queer. Get used to it. @Adaripp #Olympics #OpeningCeremony

Rippon has been an outspoken advocate for LGBTQ rights — and earlier this year reportedly refused to meet with Vice President Mike Pence.

I was recently asked in an interview what its like to be a gay athlete in sports. I said that it’s exactly like bei…

In a photo of himself posing with Kenworthy, Rippon noted "representing the USA is one of the greatest honors of my life and being able to do it as my authentic self makes it all so much sweeter."

Tonight I walked in the #OpeningCeremony and got to watch my old friend @Yunaaaa light the Olympic flame. Represent…

I mean, hello.

Plus, they have some preeeeetttttty famous fans.

Reese loves 'em, right?

And Olympic swimming legend Greg Louganis.

So what have we learned? Gus and Adam are goals, all the way around.

#NationalComingOutDay ❤️💛💚💙💜

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