EXCLUSIVE: Blake Skjellerup Talks Coming Out, The Sochi Olympics And Posing Nude (WATCH)

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Olympic speed skater Blake Skjellerup has been a vocal advocate for the LGBT global community since coming out after the 2010 Games in Vancouver. He’s not skating in the 2014 Winter Games, but he’s been outspoken in criticizing Russia’s abhorrent anti-gay Blake Skjelleruplaws and their effect on Olympic athletes coming to Sochi.

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Below, NewNowNext’s Ryan Brockington has an exclusive sitdown with Skjellerup, talking about everything from coming out as a gay Olympian and draping himself in rainbows at the Games to posing naked on the cover of GT magazine.

Check it out, below.

On MTV Act: Olympian Blake Skjellerup Talks LGBT Issues And Russia



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