Tom Luchsinger, the UNC Tar Heels swimming star and 2013 National Champion in 200 butterfly, was not being true to himself. It was affecting his swimming and his life. In December 2014 the NBAC swimmer officially came out as a gay elite athlete in an essay published on Out Magazine. Read it here.
SwimSwam caught up with Luchsinger at the 2015 Arena Pro Swim Series and asked him to share his testimonial on-camera.