Analyses | Leisure, culture and arts | 2020-09-07 | Sing Tao

Trans female in sports: Do they have an unfair advantage?



Amid growing concerns over the transgender equality, international sports organisations have been reviewing the gender identification policies. Some countries have gradually allowed transgender athletes to participate in school competitions based on their ‘gender identity’. However, critics complain that it is unfair to allow trans female athletes competing in female sports with male physical advantages. What can the local sports community learn from the controversy?

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