Caitlyn Jenner says NCAA transgender participation policy a symptom of a 'woke world gone wild'

“[나는] 실망한,” 제너가 말했다 “미국 보고서.” “The NCAA just kicked the can down the road, and it’s unfortunate. I am out there to protect women’s sports.

The new policy will allow transgender athletes to participate in sports on a sport-by-sport basis, similarly adopted by the 우리. and International 올림피아 경기 committees. Transgender athletes will be requiredto document sport-specific testosterone levels beginning four weeks before their sport’s championship selections,” 조직은 말했다.

NCAA CHANGES TRANSGENDER ATHLETE PARTICIPATION POLICY

Jenner called the decision a symptom of awoke world gone wild.

I don’t know why the governing bodies of many of the different organizations are so intent on getting such a small number of people [trans athletes]…why they’re bending over to this one person,” 그녀가 말했다, referring to Thomas. “It’s a woke world gone wild. It doesn’t have to be that way.

Lia Thomas of the Pennsylvania Quakers after competing in a freestyle event during a tri-meet against the Yale Bulldogs and the Dartmouth Big Green at Sheerr Pool on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania on January 8, 2022 필라델피아, 펜실베니아.

Lia Thomas of the Pennsylvania Quakers after competing in a freestyle event during a tri-meet against the Yale Bulldogs and the Dartmouth Big Green at Sheerr Pool on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania on January 8, 2022 필라델피아, 펜실베니아. (Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Thomas previously competed as a man at Penn for two full seasons, most recently in 2019, but started on the Quakers’ women’s team this season after transitioning. She has since broken Ivy League records with national records in the crosshairs.

What the NCAA failed to consider, [object Window], is that transgender women athletes who went through typical male puberty during adolescence still hold a competitive edge over their biologically female competitors, and one year of testosterone suppression therapy as required by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) isn’t enough to ensure fairness in women’s 스포츠.

In Lia Thomas’s case, I don’t care about her testosterone levels now for the last year or two. 솔직히, I care about her testosterone levels for the first 16, 17 years of her life. That’s what we are fighting against here,” 그녀가 말했다.

Jenner said she declined an invitation to join an all-women’s golf tournament because of the biological advantage she holds over other competitors, specifically when it comes tobody structure, the length of my arms, the size of my feet, the size of my hands.

Jenner said she declined an invitation to join an all-women's golf tournament because of the biological advantage she holds over other competitors.

Jenner said she declined an invitation to join an all-women’s golf tournament because of the biological advantage she holds over other competitors. (게티 이미지)

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I obviously have been through all of it, I have no more testosterone going through my body,” 그녀가 말했다. “I just live on estrogen, and I can still hit the golf ball a long way. I got asked to play in the women’s tournament at my club and honestly, I declined because I did not think it was fair. 내말은, I can outdrive all the girls by 100 야드. I can reach every par five in two. It’s just not fair. 그래서, I would never play, 알 잖아, in a tournament with the women.

The retired decathlete expressed her support for Connecticut high school track star Chelsea Mitchell, who said she repeatedly found herself at a disadvantage competing against transgender athletes.

I feel for her. I think she is absolutely 100% 권리,” [object Window]. “She was deprived of an opportunity because of a transgender athlete, and it just doesn’t have to be that way.

Jenner called on the NCAA to reevaluate the policy and make the right decision in defense of women’s sports,

Look at how hard women have fought over the last 30, 40 연령,” 그녀가 말했다. “I remember back in the 1980s and Donna de Verona who worked so hard on Title IX for equality and pay and getting women into sports…. why do we want to ruin sports for just a couple of people?”

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