Of the 206 nations participating Great Britain has the highest number of LGBT members competing,
notes a surprised Daily Mail today.
Clearly they have never heard of the gay games.
So hats off, then, to Olympians Tom Daley (Diving), Nicola Adams (Boxing), Tom Bosworth (Race Walking), Spencer Wilson (Dressage), Carl Hester (Dressage), Helen and Kate Richardson-Walsh (Hockey) and Susannah Townsend (Hockey). And good luck to all of you.