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The FGG carry out its mission through the Gay Games, by building strong relationships with its members and developing partnerships with other organizations. In the Winter Olympics in Sochi , Russia , seven openly gay women competed: One other LGBT athlete was known to compete at the time, but did not wish to be identified due to still being in the closet. Tom Waddell founded the Gay Games to give everyone the opportunity to do their personal best and to march into a stadium with their teammates and other participants from around the world to the cheers and congratulations from the spectators. American soccer legend Abby Wambach's sexuality was an open secret for years before she married fellow soccer player Sarah Huffman in Since San Francisco "Challenge" 1.