Olympic Pole Vaulter Comes Out As Gay, Vaults Over Inhibitions As Well As Pole

On Facebook, decorated Olympian Shawn Barber came out publicly as gay, writing,

“Gay and proud! Thank you to my parents for being such a great support. I continue to grow as a person and have a great support group. My parents are my greatest support and have helped me through a lot recently. To my friends, you are always my friends and i love you too!”


Last year, your performances broke my heart, stole my heart, saved my heart, won my heart. This year was no exception. (4.28.84)

                       💕💕💕  HAPPY BIRTHDAY TOSHI-SAN!  💕💕💕

Wishing you health, happiness, and success for all the years ahead!

She has that perfect amount of sass I love her so much

I think I will draw her every now and then