Cyd Zeigler is a sports journalist and co-founder of Outsports.com, the world’s leading gay-sports publication. He is responsible for breaking the coming-out stories of former NBA player John Amaechi, transgender Div. 1 college basketball player Kye Allums and former college football captain Brian Sims, among others.
As a founding member of the National Gay Flag Football League and seven-time national champion, he is also a member of the National Gay Football Hall of Fame. He is a graduate of Stanford University where he was president of Theta Delta Chi fraternity. He is a former high school track and cross-country captain and all-star in Massachusetts.