After breaking seven World Information and successful a 1964 Olympic Silver, there have been no athletic faculty scholarships for me. Fifty years later, exhausting work, and Title IX made girls scholarships a actuality. The current inclusion of transgender individuals competing in girls’s occasions is an immense step backward. World class athletes who’ve competed since childhood via age group competitions know the distinction in proficiency between girls and boys; women and men. Latest science has confirmed bone/muscular densities are increased in males, together with trans girls. Trans girls in girls’s sports activities is unfair. Tons of of highschool boys beat world class girls.
Right now, 43-year-old trans weight lifter Laurel Hubbard, chosen for New Zealand’s 2021 Ladies’s Olympic Group, is a travesty of immense proportions. Caitlyn Jenner and Martina Navratilova are two of many world class athletes combating this choice. Ladies’s sports activities have to be simply and solely that: Ladies!
— Sharon Finneran Rittenhouse, Santa Cruz
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