“And then the third pillar of the work is around athlete activism. So we want to try to create a world in which athlete activism is accepted and expected. So I think you know when I look at why, why we don’t have more out athletes or why LGBTQ athletes don’t play sports or drop out of sports early.” – Hudson Taylor
In episode 74, of The 9INE POINT Started With A Dream Podcast, Jacolby Gilliam talks with former All-American wrestler and Founder of Athlete Ally Hudson Taylor about his journey and equality. In this episode, Hudson shares about he stayed true to his passions outside of sports regardless of what his peer may have thought.
Hudson’s journey changed to the day he signed a petition of campus that ask if he supports Equality, which led to a sticker that sparked a conversation. That stick and the dialogue that it inspired Hudson Taylor to do more to raise awareness for equality among LGBTQ communities.
Connect with Hudson and learn more about Athlete Ally at the following links below.
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