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Gay Diver Tom Daley Wins First Gold Medal, Vows to 'Carry On'

A post shared by Tom Daley (@tomdaley) Daley and Lee beat out Chinese diving pair Cao Yuan and Chen Aisen by one point. The Russian team won bronze.“In terms of out athletes, there are more openly out athletes at these Olympic Games than any Olympic Games previously.

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Russia, or the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country located in Eastern Europe and Northern Asia. Covering an area of 17,125,200 square kilometres (6,612,100 sq mi), it is the largest country in the world by area, spanning more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area, stretching eleven time zones, and bordering 16 sovereign nations. The territory of Russia extends from the Baltic Sea in the west to the Pacific Ocean in the east, and from the Arctic Ocean in the north to the Black Sea and the Caucasus in the south.