In the footsteps of his mate Gus Kenworthy, Adam Rippon has dropped his dacks for ESPN magazine’s annual Body Issue.
The 28-year-old Olympian skater spoke frankly about being famous for being a “Gay Olympian”.
“I hope the next out Olympians are just Olympians,” he said. “I hope the focus isn’t on them being out but on their incredible stories and all the work it took to be there.
The Bronze medal winner explained how liberating the experience was.
“I couldn’t have done this [shoot] while I was in the closet.”
Read the interview and watch the shoot below: