Robbie Rogers is a professional soccer player who recently came out. According to Wikipedia: In May 2013, he became the first openly gay man to compete in a top North American professional sports league when he played his first match for the Galaxy. He has just released a book titled, “Coming out to play” and his star seems to be on the rise since he has made his announcement. Times are changing, just one step at a time.
Here is a video where Robbie has been selected as on of the Men of the Year for GQ: