Lauren O'Neil - Friday Feb. 7, 2014 15:07 ET

Gay snowboarder Cheryl Maas rocks rainbow glove in Sochi

Dutch Olympian defies Russia's anti-gay propaganda law

Cheryl Maas rainbow glove
Dutch snowboarder Cheryl Maas displays a rainbow glove in defiance of Russia's anti-gay law

Dutch snowboarder Cheryl Maas made what many are hailing as the first Olympian display of solidarity with Russia's embattled LGBT community yesterday by raising her rainbow-adorned glove to a camera after competing in Sochi.

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