Love, etc.: Olympic diver Tom Daley reveals he’s dating a man

December 2, 2013
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 07: Tom Daley attends Nickelodeon's Fruit Shoot Skills Awards 2013 at Indigo2 at O2 Arena on September 7, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Jo Hale/Redferns via Getty Images)
Tom Daley ( Jo Hale/Redferns via Getty Images)

Coming out: Olympic diver Tom Daley, via YouTube video. Daley, the 19-year-old British diving star, announced Monday morning though he’s dated women, he’s currently in a relationship with a man. “Spring this year, my life changed massively when I met someone…and that someone is a guy,” he said in a candid five-minute clip. “And it did take me by surprise a little bit — I mean, it was always in the back of my head like something like that could happen, but it wasn’t until spring this year that something just clicked, and it felt right.” Reaction from the public? Neil Patrick Harris tweeted:“I’m relieved to know that all of my panting over @TomDaley1994 at the Summer Olympics wasn’t completely misguided.”

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