Ed Team

Pro Boxer Orlando Cruz Comes Out

Filed By Ed Team | October 04, 2012 10:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: coming out of the closet, Olympic boxer, Orlando Cruz, pro boxer

"I've been fighting for more than 24 years and as I continue my ascendant career, I want to be true to myself. I want to try to be the best role model I can be for kids who might look into boxing as a sport and a professional career. I have and will always be a proud Puerto Rican. I have always been and always will be a proud gay man."

-- Former Olympian and pro boxer Orlando Cruz


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