Simon Dunn, the out Australian professional rugby player and bobsledder, passed away suddenly on Saturday in his Sydney apartment. He was 35 years old.
Dunn was a trailblazer in the LGBTQ community, becoming Australia's first openly gay bobsledder and representing the Sydney Convicts Rugby Club. He also became an advocate for LGBTQ causes and had a positive impact on many people's lives.
Tributes have been pouring in from around the world for Dunn, who was remembered as an aspiring athlete with a bright future ahead of him. His agent said that he will be remembered for his "courageous spirit".
The Surry Hills Police Area Command said that Dunn's death is not being treated as suspicious.
The sudden passing of Simon Dunn has left many people shocked and saddened by this tragic loss. He will be remembered fondly by all those whose lives he touched throughout his life and career.