Morning Swim Show: Matt Korman Tells Coming-Out Story, Ponders State of Homophobia in Swimming

PHOENIX, Arizona, April 17. UNIVERSITY of Texas junior Matt Korman talks about coming out to his teammates late last year on today’s edition of The Morning Swim Show.


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Korman says he was compelled to write a letter to his teammates last November after some urging by a close friend, and he says the response was immediate and extremely positive. He discusses the state of homophobia in swimming and when he believes a national team member or Olympian will come out as gay. Be sure to visit SwimmingWorld.TV for more video interviews.

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Author: Jeff Commings

Jeff Commings is the host of several shows on SwimmingWorld.TV, including "The Morning Swim Show," which features interviews with people making headlines in aquatic sports. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in journalism and was a nine-time NCAA All-American.

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