His name is Matthew Mitcham and he is a diver, as you may have guessed. But out of over 12,000 competitors is not the figure of 14 a little low? Especially when there’s a ‘gay house’ on the Olympic Park and everything.
Among the other gays to cheer on, according to OutSports.com, are Edward Gal, a Dutch equestrian, though most of the other out’n’prouders are of the lesbian variety.
Such a waste! Maybe Matthew here can have a word with Tom Daley.
This is one of just 14 openly gay athletes appearing in this year's Olympic Games,