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New Web Series: “Passion Power Performance”

Join four out LGBTQ+ athletes as they prepare — mentally, physically, and emotionally — for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020. “Passion Power Performance” is a co-production between Procter & Gamble and the It Gets Better Project.

BMX RIDER

Meet Chelsea Wolfe

Chelsea thought a “trans girl like her” could never be a professional BMX rider. See how she proved herself wrong, found a supportive community in the BMX world, and is setting her sights on Tokyo to be the first trans BMX rider to compete in The Olympics.

WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL

Meet Courtney Ryan

Sports have always been part of Courtney’s life – and that didn’t change after she became paraplegic. With the support of her sister, she came out, is changing perceptions of disability, and is training to play wheelchair basketball for Team USA at the Paralympic Games!

SWIMMING

Meet Michael Gunning

Michael is training to become the first openly LGBTQ+ person repping Jamaica in the Olympic Games – but it took hard work and dedication to get there. Watch how Michael handles being an out role model and competitive swimmer while living at the intersection of being
Black and gay.

RUGBY

Meet Izzy Cerullo

Izzy went from being unsure about her identity to being an out and proud rugby player representing Brazil in The Olympics (and she even got engaged on the field). Now, she’s setting her sights on a second round in Tokyo!

Bonus Content

DIVING

Meet Tom Daley

As part of P&G’s Good is Gold series, meet two-time Olympic medalist, husband and father Tom Daley as he prepares for a return to The Olympics.