Sports Archive

The Big Picture: Gender Identity on Trial

Court of Arbitration in Sport Decision: Caster Semenya vs. IAAF

Full text of the Court’s press release here: Ruling applies solely to chromosomally male (XY) athletes with disorders of sexual development who compete in female sports. Does not apply to female (XX) athletes, including those with DSDs which result in elevated testosterone levels. Full 167 page ruling has not been released, citing issues of […]

Selina Soule Speaks Out Against the Equality Act

Selina Soule is one of the Connecticut female high school athletes who lost their Title IX rights when their state adopted ‘Gender Identity’ as a legally protected status. The girls were forced to compete against boys as a result. Soule lost her opportunity to progress to regional competition after two male students were permitted to […]